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Questions regarding the design and creation process of website templates.

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What is the 60 30 10 color rule?

What is the 60 30 10 color rule for website? How to choose the best color scheme for your website?
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3d virtual exhibition stand

I would like to make an online 3d virtual exhibition stand (visitors of the website should be able to "go" through the 3D stand-model and by chance click on the items or watch the videos on ...
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Simple, editable design system for clients?

I am creating a design system for a client with a focus on their marketing materials. They want to be able to make small changes and export files on their own eg. everyone month their web banner may ...
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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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Best Resources for Facebook/Twitter Page Design

I'm currently in the process of creating a few custom Facebook and Twitter backgrounds for some of my company properties and I wanted to know if there are any extensive galleries and tutorial/template ...
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What width should I design for when creating a website? [duplicate]

I just got a freelance project to design the UI for a website. Can someone tell me what layout (dimension) is used to design a website front end in Photoshop? What are the basic dimensions used?
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Do web frameworks such as Bootstrap or HTML5 boilerplate offer anything to a designer (not developer)?

Note, this is about design much more than development. I build sites from scratch with completely hand written CSS and HTML. I've known about pre-build css templates such as Bootstrap or HTML5 ...
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Where can I input a color palette and find combining colors that fit in?

I use the Affecton template in a bit different way that it was designed to be used probably. I do not have as much content as it was designed to support. I have only a couple of pictures on the page ...
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Name the effect where text is on a shadow box over an image

Some examples with text over a transparent background: See the transparent black background See the text on the shade of cyan What would you call this type of effect?
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How much memory is required to send a 300x500 pixel page to a 500 dpi printer if each pixel is 20 bits? [closed]

I am stuck in solving the problem given below: We are sending a page for printing to a printer with 500 dpi. the page size is 300*500 pixels. if each pixel is 20 bit then how much memory this would ...
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What is this style called?

This is a repost from the ux stackexchange. I am trying to find the name of the style of the following websites. It's a mix of classic bootstrap and material design. But instead of full material ...
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Updating artwork across multiple artboards simultaneously

If you have a navigation element like a header or footer that you are constantly changing and you want it to update simultaneously across multiple artboards is there a way to achieve this in ...
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Is it ethical to include template-based works in your portfolio?

Is it ethical and right to include template-based works (i.e. sites built from a WordPress theme) in your portfolio, or is it considered the property of the original author?
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Which one is better for website design, photoshop or illustrator?

Need suggestions, which adobe program is better for website mock-up design. I am using Photoshop throughout of my career. But adobe community is talking about illustrator cc for website mock-up design....
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Web template PSD for Mobile View and Desktop view

I am designing a website layout in Photoshop. I created a home page and saved it in png so now it's a full page website design showing a home page for a desktop view. But I also want to make a ...
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Validation colors in the same family as my primary

I am working on a web application and the particular shade of blue that is our company's primary color does not jive all that well with standard red, green, and yellow on the web. When I want to put ...
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Lorem Ipsum placeholder Images

What are the placeholder or filler images that are constantly used longside Lorem Ipsum text? I have seen these images in the Google Docs templates and would like to know where I can find these images ...
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What kind of web page is this? [closed]

What do you call this page? I know it's a login page but what type of page is this? Would you call it a "single page template", different from the other pages in a template, and easy to insert some ...
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How can I convince my manager to stop predisposing our designers?

I'm trying to convince our manager that we want a fresh look. What we really need to do is to describe the features to a designer and see what they come up with. Instead he shows them pictures of last ...
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How to create interactive emails?

What programmes do I need to create an email newsletter that can contain hyperlinks, artwork, video or links to video etc . For a long time I've been making our charities' newsletter /posters in PS / ...
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Why did the size of copied elements from Illustrator to Photoshop change?

I'm working on a comp provided by a designer. It's an Illustrator file. My normal workflow is I copy (to the clipboard) a visual element from Illustrator and paste it into Photoshop. This allows me to ...
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Landing page image for a salon [duplicate]

I am trying to make a landing page for a company that provides grooming services (for females, like makeup artists, hairdressers etc). I am struggling to find a cover photo for the page due to ...
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How professionals design they top notch websites? [closed]

I'm a beginner web developer and I always create my websites using css framework such as Semantic-UI or bulma.io. Yesterday I saw this http://seanhalpin.io/ portfolio and I am amazed of how great, ...
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How to create a pattern border around webpage, squarespace

I'm trying to create a specific border around a squarespace page so that is responsive (i don't want to add an image as it wouldn't adapt to other devices) This is what I am hoping for: I currently ...
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Is NDA necessary for this?

I have a client that requires me to submit at least a homepage of my proposed website design. However, I just recently known that he already contacted some other freelancers who incidentally are my ...
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How to add hidden notes to developers within designs mockups?

At a high level, I will be managing a web design team that will be working with onsite developers on a large ASP.NET project developing website, mobile website, and mobile app versions (Android and ...
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What's the name for a "multi page scrolling webpage?"

A lot of tech companies have a websites with the following UI features: a homepage containing several discrete "slides" stacked vertically you can scroll vertically through the slides or, (in some ...
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Is Web start Today a good website builder? [closed]

I have a small business and i want to put it online so for that iam looking for website builder to build website for my small business. Some of my friends suggested me wix but some are suggesting me ...
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Why should I make reponsive templates in Photoshop?

I am a designer and currently working on responsive web templates in Photoshop. I started to learn responsive designs just now after seeing its market need. As I am a designer so I started to try in ...
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Color Mapping in Photoshop

I am making web templates and am looking for a quick way to change color schemes efficiently. I need to map different items to a certain color/swatch and change all of those items linked to that color ...
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Is this "G" logo too complex for a website logo and mobile phone logo? How to improve color scheme?

1) Any suggestions how could I make it less complex, or is it OK? 2) Any suggestions how the color scheme be better? We want to emphasize we are global, and we are mainly targeting women, hence the ...
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Rapid web development tools and choosing color palettes

Recently I have started creating website designs. I found out that the way I do it is very unproductive and takes forever to finish. I tried drawing it on paper, then doing it in HTML/CSS, but found ...
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In Photoshop, what is the quickest way to find a specific layer when there are many?

I'm working on cutting up a web design template and this has bugged me for years. On my psd file I have a bunch of layers and I want to crop out the arrow icon without anything in the background ...
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where should I get Images for website? [duplicate]

I'm working on a PSD mockup for a website. I'm really getting hard time searching the right images for slider and related stuff. I looked through stock images and they are expensive! What is the ...
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How to make it obvious that an option is unavailable, and can be deleted?

Here is the question I have asked on StackOverflow that somehow did not get the response I hoped for. I am trying it now here, as I am looking for a visually appealing solution. Ideally using a ...
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Designing source code documentation

I'm looking to design a modern website for a C++/Javascript library. While I have several ideas in mind I wanted to know what are some good design strategies for representing source code documentation....
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Critique: Can you provide constructive feedback for my extreme sports website design?

Well, let me mention that is not my design, but my designers. He started it 3 days ago and I was wondering what the community thinks about it. HERE Here are two screen shots joined together to ...
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Looking for recommended sites to find Joomla and WordPress themes.

I am new to pre-defined themes, and I need a theme similar to this image: I already searched but I can't find any similar theme, I probably searched in the wrong places. What websites could you ...
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Rates for UI design - On what basis should I charge? [duplicate]

This is my first freelance work. Can somebody tell me that on what basis should I fix my rates for this home page design coz I am not able to decide. The client wanted in green and red combination. I ...
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Critique and redesign: Change template for a philosophical website

Please help me in designing the review and critique of this page I am a programmer, and a designer gave me an image of a webpage. I made it and everything is OK, but I don't like this template's ...
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Critique: Modified template for a greeting card service

I'm modifying a template to suit my own needs. While I've been fairly successful overall, I've been struggling with the pricing section. Specifically: I picked the colors because they were ...
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What is the layout style for sites like GrooveShark called?

I don't need to know the artistic style but instead the style name for single page application like webpages. They have dynamic height and width with no scrolling.
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Examples of block-layout UI design?

By block-layout, I mean style like these: Medium,Readwrite,Kicktarter There aren't too many on gallery sites(for example, Flat UI Design). Most of them are for product promotion, making a big focus ...
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How to design this? [closed]

Image 1 is what i had first, obviously a bèta version of the design as this bar with buttons still needs to be designed / given layout. Image 2 is my attempt at (re)designing it. Image 3 is to ...
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Toggle visibility of Photoshop group on the fly

While watching PSD to WordPress Minimal Portfolio Theme in Tuts+, i notified that the author toggle the first group of layers GRID on the fly in order to move some elements, i jest see this group of ...
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Using incomplete web designs in a portfolio

I have battled a situation in the past from when I have an idea for a website I would design it. A few years back I decided to apply for some companies that were starting out in web development and ...
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Recommended grid systems or layouts for large display and responsive designs

I've been working with 960 layout for years – but was wondering if there are other grid systems that are strongly supported by the design and development community and also have blank or starter pages ...
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Identify this website theme [closed]

http://www.proxybase.org Can someone help me identify what this website theme is? I have seen it a couple of times on other websites as well.
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How to create a vertically asymmetrical grid in Photoshop

I'm working on a site. The width will be fixed, but the length will vary. What would be the best way to create a grid like the following in Photoshop?:
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Learning WordPress for designers does a framework help?

I ask this question because it is in relation to Scott's thread here. I understand we have a WordPress stack exchange but I wanted to know before I dive into WordPress how designers have approached ...