Posts Categorized: Design

Managing screen real estate: grid design process

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One of the most crucial aspects of designing for the web is managing the screen real estate, making sure your content communicates clearly and makes the best of the device it is being displayed on. Here is the thinking process i personally go through. This is a method that takes into account screen responsiveness and… Read more »

simplyTabs: new jquery plugin to create tab interfaces

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Yesterday i released a jquery plugin to create tabbed interfaces easily: simplyTabs . There are several existing outthere, but they were all bloated for my needs. See, i don’t need to download the jquery ui tabs 122k of code when i can achieve the same result with, 4kb unminified, js+css.

 

the spirit.

The fundamental failure of most graphic, product, architectural, and even urban design is its insistence on serving the God of Looking-Good rather than the God of Being-Good. Richard Saul Wurman