WPDFD Issue #83 - August 24, 2007
Composition in web design is similar to good composition in print design. It is a process organizing and communicating in a way that is both functional and aesthetically pleasing. Web design is often even more complex because of the processes of navigation and multitude of variables in user interaction. Order and unity become vital communication ideals. SamataMason.com SamataMason Website Many of the attributes of good web design can be found on the web site of the well-known Chicago design firm, SamataMason.
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