Questions tagged [website-design]

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Graphical element for range between two elements

I have two long sentences. One describes a product in very simple configuration and one the same product in extremely complex configuration. I would like to place them on a website next to each other ...
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Strategies for picking good colour palettes?

I'm new to web design. I learned the basic stuff like layout, contrasts, the difference between RGB and CMYK, etc., but I struggle to apply this well in practice: Picking good colours that work well ...
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What exactly is white space?

I'm new to web design. I'm studying white space but I haven't found yet a clearer explanation of what space is and when I need to use it. The tutorial that I've read only said that white space is ...
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How to distinguish between graphic design proposals

I received a number of Web design proposals for a project I'm working on. Most of the proposals are extraordinarily generic; the only thing that I, as a non-design person can easily distinguish ...
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How was the old GeoCities art made?

I've been going through old archives of Geocities pages and I'm slowly becoming obsessed with the general aesthetic. I never had the chance to make my own back in the day as internet was a luxury ...
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Tool for creating portfolio item for Mobile, Tab and desktop

I would like to create a nice portfolio item like below. But I'm a developer and no experience with graphic design. But I would like to create portfolio items. i.e. no need to be a professional ...
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Icon for Telecommunications Services

I'm working on a service quality monitoring dashboard for my employer. The site diplays QoS parameters for hundreds of different telecommunications services provided by the company: messaging, voice ...
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Replicate drop shadow effect

I'm trying to replicate a drop shadow effect displayed here, but can't seem to get it right. The project has this section which seems to explain how to perform the effect, but I feel I'm doing ...
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Best way to save web ads in InDesign with maximum clarity?

Creating InDesign web ads saved at 72ppi they look blurry. When saved at a higher ppi and then checking image size in Photoshop, the pixel dimensions off. If you create a web banner ad in InDesign,...
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How to use WCAG requirements for logo text contrast in interface? [closed]

Please, help!! I've read rules from WCAG (Accessibility Guidelines) for using logo text contrast in the interface. The rule 1.4.3 https://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/visual-audio-contrast-...
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What steps I can take to make this banner less crowded or with more empty space?

I've tried many options but it's not working. Actually there are 3 groups of bottles in this banner and lots of text. So it is looking crowded. I tried small big size, placing copies here and there ...
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How to add images and videos to screen mock ups?

I'm a beginner in UI right now and I wanted to upload my work on Behance. But I want to put my project images on the iPhone screen mock-up. I did know basic things about it but still confused about ...
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Current website design template [closed]

Is there a "template" so to say that is being used in most websites in 2020? As in what's the new design idea, designers are using?
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How to learn to create a landing page like this by pure HTML & CSS [closed]

I've found a nice landing page which is built under ant design - a ReactJS UI framework. I suspect someone doesn't need to go that far to learn ReactJS in order to built something similar. So I ask ...
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PS - Save for Web - PNG24 not full transparent in Browser

i tried to export my photoshop mockup file as PNG-24 with transparency, but it doesn't work. Here are some Screenshots what looks like: Preview in Chrome Not full transparent, why? and how can i ...
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A website with a large tree-structure diagram

I have a (personal) project that involves a tree-structure diagram (i.e. hierarchy chart) containing about 450 articles (or whatever the different parts are called) each with about a paragraph or two ...
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Why are these two designs considered outdated and old-fashioned?

I have a project where the main important part is the back-end. But of course the front-end design is important, so I have made two different designs for the demo site. But both designs are ...
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Email banner/footer resolution versus pixel size

I have a design resolution for web and print dilemma. We use Sitefinity for our new web platform which includes a newsletter module for mass mailings for which I designed a header and a footer with ...
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Is the graphic designer asking too much of me as a customer?

I contacted a design team to redo my company's website (small company, <100 employees, in the construction industry, been around for about 30 years). The graphic designer told me that I need to ...
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Looking for feedback to design a tabbed menu

I am working on an e-commerce website. I am creating a Shopify app for the e-commerce website, and I want the shopify app to be within a tabbed menu. The app has 2 tabs: Product Mapping: for ...
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Self-hosted, web-based typeface management? [closed]

I'm a web designer/developer, and I use linux. Linux has always been pretty poor with font management, and none of the options will even read woff2 files. Almost all my font management is for ...
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Can a company patent/own/register a webdesign? [closed]

I was watching YOU (Netflix Original) and during the show, it shows a lot of chat bubbles, I was wondering if they had to create a brand new chat bubble for the show or if they can reuse a known ...
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Expressing “cuteness” through website design [closed]

(I apologise if this is off topic or too non-specific) I'm designing myself a personal blog site, and I'd like to make the design "cute". The only cute design elements I can think of (curly fonts, ...
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What is this navigation method called? And how can I implement it into WordPress/Divi Builder?

I'm in the process of doing a reskin on my company's website. Hoping to include a navigation method similar to what's used on Tesla's homepage on the left. I want it to be reactive to where the user ...
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For web, should a P3 image be converted to sRGB or left in P3?

When preparing graphics for the web, if an image is using Display P3 color space, should it be converted to the so common (and so unfortunately named) sRGB EIC61966-2.1, or left in its native Display ...
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How can I ensure consistency in web design?

I had a lot of trouble formulating this question, hopefully the title is representative to the question asked. Currently I'm assisting / managing an intern with his first big 'web design' project. ...
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What kind of design style is this website?

What kind of style design is this website? https://ko-fi.com/. I'm a pretty newbie frontend developer, I know that Material Design and Antdesign are pretty popular, but ko-fi.com doesn't look like ...
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Techniques for Color Layout on Web Pages [duplicate]

I am building a website with at least 10 different types of pages. I have the pages laid out in terms of where content goes (e.g. text, images, and icons). I also have a color scheme that I like. ...
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How to convey the specifics of animation mockups to developers

The developer at my studio is pushing me to create more compelling/interactive mockups of websites. We are at a total loss as to how I can communicate the specifics of the animations in these mockups ...
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How to represent a compressor in dashboard

I am creating a web dashboard and want to display different sections of a compressor (oil or gas). Each section has a sensor that Check in/out of the flow of the content in the pipe. Green denotes ...
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Matching colors for customer's display [duplicate]

I realize this a difficult issue to solve but still, maybe someone can suggest a good compromise. When designing a website on my system the colors look the way I want but when checking them on the ...
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Responsive design in CorelDraw 2019

How do you do responsive web design in CorelDraw 2019 (or earlier)? Some programs (like Affinity Designer, Sketch, Adobe XD) have specialized features like a constraint system, that allows a ...
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Which techniques do you use to find the right brightness setting for a photo for web?

I'm taking photographs of paintings on a white wall, and I am post-producing them for use on a website. Very often I'm asking myself "Is this the right brightness? Too dark? Too light?". I know that ...
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How to choose font and text colors for Full-Page backgrounds?

I am an amateur web developer, and I am teaching myself React. Currently, I have been building a personal website hosted on github pages. I want to complete the mobile design first, see some pages ...
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Could not find a navbar background that fits with my logo

I recently changed the logo for my company but now it does not fit anymore on the navbar. The color of the logo are #3331a1 and #a8b0c6. I don't really want to have a white navbar but seems to be the ...
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How strict do you use type scales?

Whenever I'm designing a website I usually choose my font sizes on intuition. However I would like to start using typographic scales in my designs to create more consistency throughout all pages. But ...
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Mirror copy of a website iin figma

I'm trying to improve my design skills and decided I would try to do a redesign of reddit or bbc website. I use Figma and started from scratch. Then it dawned on me perhaps there is a way to do this ...
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Is the heading in this webpage properly aligned?

In this webpage (see first screenshot below) is the page title (Merge PDF) properly aligned/balanced? I placed it aligned with the logo (Integrable, in the left) and the blue button, but it doesn't ...
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how to export svg with only lines in illustrator?

i need to have the design of my project in lines, polygon,and polyline, but it makes them paths, it's possible to doit withouth editing the svg code directly?
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Elements layout and padding

Good evening, please tell me if there are any comments on the indentation and are the elements correctly positioned? Are there any comments?
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Export AI from Ilustrator to SVG looks blurry and pixelated

I am trying to export an AI file to SVG in order to embed it on an webpage. AI file is located here (diente.ai). Whatever options I choose in export menu, the svg file always looks blurry and ...
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Status icon for verification, claimed and both combined

I'm currently working on a web app, which has different kinds of status. It can either be nothing, claimed, verified or claimed and verified. This is the current version for status "verified". I'm ...
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How do I let the user know a menu will appear on touch slide?

If I have an hamburguer icon on mobile devices, how do I let the user know a menu will appear on touch slide instead of clicking the icon? Is there any visual trick both for the touch slide left and ...
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ADA Color Contrast - Best Practices

We're currently working on a new website and ran some tests to check ADA compliance on our website. There's a color we're using that isn't compliant on certain font sizes. We also use this color on ...
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How to deal with making design decisions

I'm currently in the process of designing a website, and after spending a few weeks now narrowing down a few combinations of fonts for the site's hero banner, I'm now stuck at the final decision of ...
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Job title of a person who does web animation

Does anyone know the job title for a person who develop websites just front-end but is heavily involved with creating animations, WebGL and all moving elements? I know it wouldn't be just a front-end ...
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Is “Communication design” is the same as “Design Communication”?

I want to know if the meaning of communication design is the same as design communication?
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How to make web design pages harmonious?

I am working on a Pre-School Web Design, and I feel quite stuck on a point where I don't know what else I can do to make it just a little bit polished. I was using a template for base, with a lot of ...
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Displaying a proprietary logo modified to match website style [duplicate]

I'm designing a blog that has a "Tags" page. I was thinking of displaying a modified logo for each tag. For example: Tag: CocaCola Logo: CocaCola logo modified How legal is this approach?
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How to prototype a fixed header that changes color on scroll using Figma?

I am replicating a website in Figma and I'm stuck at a point. I want to create a header which will fix at the top. But here is one more condition, the header will change its color after scrolling the ...

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