The Web Designer's Idea Book Volume 2: More of the Best Themes, Trends and Styles in Website Design, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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F+W Media, Inc, Aug 23, 2010 - Computers - 272 pages
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Web Design Inspiration at a Glance

Volume 2 of The Web Designer’s Idea Book includes more than 650 new websites arranged thematically, so you can easily find inspiration for your work. Author Patrick McNeil, creator of the popular web design blog designmeltdown.com and author of the original bestselling Web Designer’s Idea Book, has cataloged thousands of sites, and showcases the latest and best examples in this book. The web is the most rapidly changing design medium, and this book offers an organized overview of what’s happening right now. Sites are categorized by type, design element, styles and themes, structural styles, and structural elements. This new volume also includes a helpful chapter explaining basic design principles and how they can be applied online.

Whether you’re brainstorming with a coworker or explaining your ideas to a client, this book provides a powerful communication tool you can use to jumpstart your next project.

  

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Contents

Word from the Author
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01 Inspiration
2
02 Basic Principles of Design
7
03 Sites by Type
30
04 Sites by Design Elements
103
05 Sites by Styles and Themes
139
06 Sites by Structural Styles
193
07 Sites by Structural Elements
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About the author (2010)

Patrick McNeil is a web designer and programmer. His blog, designmeltdown.com, presents trends and problems in web design and provides inspiration for web designers through numerous samples of design styles and trends. His site has become a standard reference for web designers of all skill levels.

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