Web Graphic Design 101
In This Chapter
Understanding page layout strategy
Establishing visual priority
Combining color, text, and graphics
Using a grid layout system
Developing design guidelines for text and graphics
The principles of a balanced layout and use of text and graphics apply to designing websites just as they do in other media such as print and video, but with a different set of constraints. Using interactive digital media, including websites and mobile applications, requires that you think “small-and-efficient,” that you focus on consistency and providing a “sense of place,” and that you work to progressively reveal information over a series of pages ...