ARTICLE SUMMARY: The average person has no clue what good design is or how it is achieved. They only know they either like your design or they don’t.
As designers we need to know what makes a design look good or we go hungry, or worse yet we could be forced to find another line of work that will crush our creativity.
- Typography and Spacing
- Hierarchy and Color
This is a great article for beginning designers as well as a reminder to seasoned designers on what it takes to achieve good design. Understanding and following the examples provided by Sarah Gibbons and Kelley Gordon is a good start to consistently designing a website that will hold the visitors attention.
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