Top Ten webdesign Articles

Web Design
Here are the top ten articles for the Web Design Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Creating Image Links and Image Maps
How to create image links in HTML and via Image Maps in Photoshop

2. Using Website Templates
If you're new to web design, or you are still learning HTML and CSS, or simply just don't have the time to start from scratch, a web template may be a great solution for you. Learn more about Templates and some great places to find them here.

3. Effective Use of Graphics
Are your graphics enhancing your design or overwhelming it? Learn the best techniques for the effective use of graphics and pitfalls to avoid.

4. 10 Tips for Great Content
Great copy is as important as the overall design when it comes to creating a top-notch website. Use these 10 simple tips to ensure your content draws your visitors in and keeps them coming back to you.

5. CSS Design Layouts
Resources for free CSS layouts that will make starting your next project easier and more efficient. Learn why simple layouts are preferable to full templates.

6. CSS for Creating Eye Catching Lists
Lists are a great way to draw readers into your content. Make them more eye catching with these simple CSS techniques.

7. Effective Use of Color
Learn how color is not only used for aesthetics, but to enhance your image and convey messages to your viewers.

8. Planning A Website
Before you even think about designing a site you need to ask yourself this series of questions first in order to get it right the first time.

9. Website Planning - Sitemaps
Planning a site in great detail saves a lot of time ultimately and prevents a lot of problems. Learn how to use brainstorming, mind-mapping and other techniques to arrange a sitemap before you develop your website.

10. Add Video to Your Web Site
Adding video to your website has many benefits. It can help you engage your visitors, share more information in a shorter time, and help you develop your expertise in your niche or field just to name a few. This article explores simple ways to add video to your website and the reasons why you need



Be sure to visit the Web Design Archives for all the articles!

Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map