What's layout? According to vocabulary.com - design is a "part of plan ‚ part of excellent idea ‚ design is to conceive ‚ build ‚ sketch or invent something." Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is the way to operates, Web Design is just another design form. It's like painting. But we have a browser window to paint on instead of a canvas. The issue is the size of The browser window depends on the computer we're using. And we're browsing the internet on — smartphones‚ laptops ‚ desktops, tablets ‚ media players and many more.
So when developing a web page, we need to be flexible in our strategy. So anyone can browse the website ‚ no matter what device they may use. And this was Tim Berners-Lee's vision when he invented the internet.
There are many fancy terms for this strategy such as–Responsive Web Design ‚ Progressive Enhancement ‚ and Graceful Degradation. But it's the same key concept. Anyone can access your website, Regardless of the device he may be using.
This is essential because mobile phones are carried by 83 percent of internet users. Whenever they need something ‚ they just search their phones for it. Smartphones are getting cheaper and more people now have access to the internet. So this trend is only going to proceed.
No boring and repelling templates, only hand-crafted custom websites Design process begins with wire framing. Wire framing is essential for customer experience because it enables us to answer questions like:
Design process starts with wire framing. Wire framing is important for user experience because it helps us answer questions like:
How do customers use your website?
How do we organize data?
How can we assist users to move across websites without any additional effort?
Here′s the initial mock-up that we drew for our own website:
We move to the growth of UI after considering all the UX problems. We're developing a style guide. A style guide is only a collection of norms for our design technique. Here's the style manual we've prepared for your website right now.
The entire design method focuses around these sets of norms. Sticking to the style guide ensures consistency, which is crucial for branding. After preparing the style guide, we produce a website photoshop mockup.
Crafting a design for website design includes several domains like:
User experience design
Visual design uses design aspects such as shape ‚ equilibrium ‚ texture ‚ color ‚ typography. Information architecture organizes data to assist consumers know your products and services. User experience ensures that customers have no difficulty browsing your website.
The bottom line is that users shouldn't stop thinking while browsing your website. Experience browsing should be easy and pleasant. If the user has to stop thinking ‚ then we know this design won't function. We also prepare live website prototypes for UX testing for large-scale applications. This provides us a thorough user experience assessment.
When the design is complete ‚ we will send you a copy for evaluation. Designers redesign components that you want to change. When you're great with the design, our programmers begin the creation.
Why we don't use web templates? A web template is a pre-coded website. Put some content with your company's logo. Your site is prepared. That's how some web design businesses create your website. Boy, we're not one of them. Creativity Originality requires creativity and offers longevity.-Atul Rawat (OSS UX Designer).
These days, creativity is scarce. It requires difficult job. It has no shortcuts. But the OSS team starves for originality.
Poor‚ out of date code and design
Mismatch between design and content
Terrible for SEO
A single template is used for thousands of websites
No control over design process and customization
What's unique about us is that we design according to the content. Templates are taking the precise opposite strategy. And that's why websites based on templates look boring and generic.
Now you understand everything about design ‚ let's move on to development.