Archive: September 2007

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  • Graphic Design

Here's a great explanation of CMYK for those who do RGB.

Rule Number One, above all else in print, is that what you see on paper will not look like what you have on screen.

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  • Web Design

The 5-Second Test.

Jared Spool and Christine Perfetti talks about their 5-Second Test Method. By showing users a single content page for 5 seconds, you can tests whether a page clearly communicates its purpose.

A very useful tool that I'll start using immediately.

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  • Graphic Design

Andrew Crow at Adaptive Path has Some Good Advice.

It’s all my fault. Blame no-one, but your self, if you have touched something accept total responsibility for that piece of work. If you accept responsibility you are in the position to do something about it.

Draw with different pen. Magic markers and Pentels are not the only ways to make marks on paper. Change your tools, it may free your thinking.

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  • CSS
  • Software

I haven't used Eric Meyer’s CSS Layout Generator for Adobe Dreamweaver, but it looks promising. I've been very impressed with his writing on CSS, and I'd be shocked if this wasn't exactly what it says it is. I've been wondering when something like this would come out.