I am currently taking my first typography class ever. Even though I try to focus on how to apply what I am learning to web design, most of the material and assignments are based on graphic design for print. It is because of this, that I have found this blogging exercise to be quite insightful. http://99designs.com/designer-blog/2012/07/12/typography-trends-in-web-design-and-some-goodies-to-get-you-started -> This … Continue reading

This week, my weblog assignment is about web design with grids. I just had my first experience developing a website with 3 columns. The process was not as difficult as I expected it to be. Nathan Smith’s 960 grid system http://960.gs/  made the process a whole lot simpler for me. I spent some time watching … Continue reading

For this assignment I utilized the 8 articles below. My original search sent me in the direction of Ethan Marcotte. I read an older but famous article by him in A List Apart. I also read about his book. His journal and blog had some great material but I could find no dates on the actual … Continue reading