The LIVE Website Redesign Series is turning the corner of the discovery phase: today we break down Efficiencies by term, desirability, and obtainability, ranking them and then beginning to categorize them with the User Profile’s we created alongside the client. This process helps us align the goals and needs of the client and customer within the ThisWeekIn brand, and will serve as a guidepost as we begin prioritizing the work that will go into redesigning the client’s site.
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 jump start your next project.