All posts for "gestalt principles" tag

Meaning is everything so let’s design for it!

Published
11th November 2011
by 
Simon Norris
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Meaning is everything so let’s design for it!

Meaning is as important as the oxygen we need to breathe or the water we need for cellular life to function. It is essential and defines our very humanity and without it we are totally lost because life feels meaningless without it! Our uniqueness as a conscious animal – our ability to question, to consider, and to know represents the very foundation on which our own humanity is defined! Nothing can be more important than meaning and nothing will ever be more important for any of us, anywhere: meaning is everything!

5 tips for effortless layouts

Published
9th February 2011
by 
Gemma Savagar
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5 tips for effortless layouts

A great website layout will deliver an intuitive, effective and enjoyable experience. Layouts are the foundation of presenting information clearly, attracting attention to the right parts and guiding people to their goals. This article focuses on layouts and how to help users interpret them correctly and positively as they scan the page. This guidance can be used throughout the website development process.