web design

I Can’t Help But Click It.

Photo by MARVIN TOLENTINO on Unsplash Have you ever been scrolling down on a site and seen those annoying flashing advertisements about hairspray, or those shoes that  you have been looking at but have been trying to avoiding shopping because you are not trying to spend so much money. Then you try your hardest but you can’t help but click the button because they look so appealing and draws you in. A lot of time companies are using animated web banner ads to draw you in. As a designer we are responsible for creating this addictive or annoying web banner ads. I have…

Why Web Banners

The process of web banner ad design Banner ads and landing pages provide an effective way to put your client in front of the exact target audience they want to reach. It is important to have a clear vision of your client’s objectives. Basic banner ads are made of the following simple benefit or offer, emphasis on the offer, call to action and logo. Once you have all of your whats. You then can have fun designing your ad. If you need help designing your banner I have linked my top 5 below. The are all free by the way! 5…

Why We Test?

Photo by José Alejandro Cuffia on Unsplash Just thinking about website design can sometimes can make your brain hurt. With web design  it is not about you. You have to think about who is your audience and who you are trying to reach. As a web designer, you have appeal to your audience, and know know what is appealing to them. One of the ways we do this is AB testing. AB testing is simply creating different varieties or layout of a website and see which one attracts the most out of your target audience. For example, If you were create different layout…

Why Wireframe?

Photo by Galymzhan Abdugalimov on Unsplash For the average person, many do not know how to begin designing a website. There are many strategies into doing so. One of the most vital important steps to creating the website is the layout. This is where everything will be placed on the website including text, images, videos and icons. As a website designer, one of the way to do this is to wireframe a website. Wireframing it simply a layout or blueprint plan of where everything will go on your website. This is important because you don’t want to randomly just start placing items on…

Who Are You Attracting?

Photo by Ben Kolde on Unsplash Have you ever went to a website that really didn’t appeal to you.? It seemed as if it was made for old people, but selling for young adults or kids. One of the reason is it didn’t not cater to its target audience. One of the first steps while creating a website is knowing who your who your target audience is who do want to appeal to or your customers you are trying to get to purchase your product. To reach your target audience you must study them. In an article on Convince&Convert.com by Jordan Loftis, it…