Drawing hundreds of words is dearer to us
Now let’s talk about graphics on Web pages, because it is thanks to her that WWW has become the most popular Internet service, it is to her that we owe…

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The difference between UI and UX
Today there will be a guest post on the topic of UX and UI interfaces using the Icons8 service as an example. The author is a usability specialist Andrei Burmistrov,…

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Computer hardware configuration
What is described below suggests that you want to make a beautiful and stylish website completely do-it-yourself, i.e. you draw all the graphic elements yourself, write the pages yourself, scan…

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Servant of two masters

Yes, this is a poor web designer who has to spend a lot of effort to tame and train pages, so that it would be nice to look at them with the help of Internet Explorer, and with the help of Netscape Navigator.

The general rule when writing compatible pages is: there is a certain set of things that can be done both in IE and in NN, but only with the help of different tags or different parameters of the same tag. The reason that we can write compatible pages is because the browser ignores obscure tags and parameters. Continue reading

Jpg image optimization

So, the graphics for your pages are ready. But it’s too early to upload it to the server, as it has already been said more than once – if the pages load for a long time, then there is no sense in them. This article is about optimizing JPG images.

This format stores images with a color depth of 24bpp (TrueColor) and uses compression with loss of information. He has not so many optimization methods, more precisely, one thing: to choose the optimal compression ratio.

To implement this optimization, you need a graphics package or utility that allows us to adjust the degree of image compression. Unfortunately, PhotoShop in its basic configuration does not allow us to freely adjust the compression ratio Continue reading

Programs used in web-mastering

So what kind of programs do you need? Below I will give specific categories of programs with explanations of why they are needed.

Raster graphics processing program
one of the most important programs that you have to master. She will help you when scanning photos and their correction. With this program you can create those unimaginable effects that you see on the Internet, ads, etc. In my opinion, the following skills are mandatory for this class of programs:

Scanning photos; Continue reading

Design professions
Almost every profession has its own specializations. A web designer can only create landings or engage exclusively in the development of corporate sites, and a specialist in advertising graphics can…

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How does JPEG format work?
The JPEG compression process consists of several steps. In the first step, the image is converted from the RGB color space to the YUV space, based on the brightness and…

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Golden ratio in website design
A key indicator of web design quality is how natural and easy it is for users to perceive. When creating the visual design of the site, it is important to…

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Hamburger menu for the site
We continue to discuss the topic of navigation in web projects. After considering examples of breadcrumbs, we decided today to talk about the so-called hamburger menu. There was a time…

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