3 Tutorials On Basic Web Design Theory

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If you’re learning the ropes of web design, or just looking for a few lessons to refresh your skills, check out the thorough offerings over at WebDesignTuts. You’ll find detailed tutorials, videos and best practices that are as relevant as they are specific. Also, the Tuts Plus network of sites is a fine place to acquire knowledge across a wide range of topics, from web development to Photoshop, WordPress, and more!

The Gestalt Principle: Design Theory For Web Designers
Learn one of the fundamental principles of design, applied to the web.

An Introduction To Color Theory For Web Designers
Learn the fundamental principles behind utilizing color in design.

Understanding Visual Hierarchy In Web Design
Why is visual hierarchy so important? Find out the story behind it, and try some exercises to apply it to your own design ideas.