Website Links: Linking To Other Web Pages

April 12th, 2010 | No Comments »

Website Links Basics
Links are the lifeblood of website pages. The ability to link from one page to another enables the World Wide Web to work:

Here is an example of a web page link: web designer.

What Are Web Links?
Links, or hyperlinks as they are known, are references to other pages, sign posts if you like to let the reader know there is more information available related to what is currently being read.
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Flash and Web Design

April 8th, 2010 | No Comments »

Hello visitor to the Web Tag web design blog. This post is about Flash and web design. What is Flash? What is the future for Flash in web design? Some of the questions you may be asking if you have reached this blog post.

Well, we are going to answer these questions and more; and maybe pose a few more questions into the process.

Flash animation is a web solution offered by Adobe Flash (formerly Macromedia Flash) a multimedia platform that has been and is still popular for adding animation, graphics and interactivity to website pages, especially advertisements.
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Tables, Div Tags and CSS – CSS The Way Forward!

March 29th, 2010 | 1 Comment »

Hi guys, gals, regular readers and any newcomers to our site. This week’s blog post is a special request, a follow on to our previous post: CSS, tables and div tags.

To clarify, times change in web design and best practice for designing websites does too, so here come some ideas, tips, thoughts, reflections, and guidelines if you will, on this very important subject for budding web designers, prospective website owners and pro web gurus alike!

Let’s hit it. Tables are about presenting info, usually of a statistical nature in a way that makes it all easy to digest and compute!
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Colours In Web Design

March 23rd, 2010 | No Comments »

This blog post is all about colours in web design. I hope it gives you some ideas for your own website when choosing a web design colour and also gives you a better understanding of the importance of colour in web design.

One of the key and fundamental aspects of web design at the heart of any web design process is the choice of colours.

Choosing A Colour For Your Web Design
How do you choose which colour to use and how many colours should you use on your website?

All important questions and at the end of the day colour is very subjective – so you need to think carefully.

We all have favourite colours and trends change. In recent years trends for colours in web design appear to be quite minimal although there are signs that stronger colours are coming back, a tendency to funky, retro designs, often with a bold display of colour balanced with simple design to minimise the chance of information overload.
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Growth In E-commerce Continues To Astound

March 16th, 2010 | No Comments »

“E-commerce is having a huge impact on the way we do business. It can lead to dramatic growth in trade, increase markets, improve efficiency and effectiveness and can transform business processes.”

That’s not us talking, that’s the Office for National statistics, who have been tracking the enormous growth of web commerce over the last decade.

The increase in the amount of money being spent and being earned online continues to astound analysts and defy anyone who dares to suggest that Internet retailing, e-commerce, buying online, internet usage; whatever you want to call it, is reaching anywhere near its peak.
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