Creating beautiful things on the internet is more difficult than it appears. Graphical skill on paper is not always easily transferred to the web, so make sure you take some time training yourself to design your website well.
A well designed blog or website lets your readers and fans easily find the information they need quickly, while still giving them something pleasing to look at. Here are some good places to start learning more:
Introduction to Graphic Design Methodologies and Processes: Understanding Theory and Application
Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students
Creative Workshop: 80 Challenges to Sharpen Your Design Skills
Digital Foundations: Intro to Media Design with the Adobe Creative Suite
HTML & CSS Design
Basics of Web Design: HTML5 and CSS3
Build Your Own Wicked WordPress Themes
Responsive & Mobile Design
Responsive Web Design
Simple and Usable Web, …
Personal website for Shakeup Media’s Karl L. Hughes. This is another example of the potential of responsive design on WordPress. Logo also created by shakeup media as well as custom social media icons.
This responsive WordPress layout was created by Shakeup Media to showcase a multi-author responsive design. Logo design as well as graphics, styling, and custom plugins were developed for the sample project.