Basic Design for Non-Designers <ul><li>Proximity - group related items together </li></ul><ul><li>Alignment - place nothin...
More tips <ul><li>Be conservative, conventional, simple </li></ul><ul><li>Use lots of “ white space ” </li></ul><ul><li>Ma...
Be sure there’s a purpose for <ul><li>Animation </li></ul><ul><li>Clip art </li></ul><ul><li>Sound effects </li></ul><ul><...
Type <ul><li>Make it readable - large sizes </li></ul><ul><li>AVOID ALL-UPPERCASE </li></ul><ul><li>Minimize the number of...
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Design Summary

  1. 1. Basic Design for Non-Designers <ul><li>Proximity - group related items together </li></ul><ul><li>Alignment - place nothing arbitrarily </li></ul><ul><li>Repetition - repeat some aspect of the design throughout </li></ul><ul><li>Contrast - if two items are not exactly the same, make them really different </li></ul>
  2. 2. More tips <ul><li>Be conservative, conventional, simple </li></ul><ul><li>Use lots of “ white space ” </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure your metaphor or theme is easily grasped </li></ul><ul><li>Stimulate interest and excitement </li></ul><ul><li>Establish a mood and style </li></ul>
  3. 3. Be sure there’s a purpose for <ul><li>Animation </li></ul><ul><li>Clip art </li></ul><ul><li>Sound effects </li></ul><ul><li>Wild color schemes </li></ul>
  4. 4. Type <ul><li>Make it readable - large sizes </li></ul><ul><li>AVOID ALL-UPPERCASE </li></ul><ul><li>Minimize the number of fonts - use fancy fonts for titles only </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid mixing alignment (right, center, etc.) </li></ul>
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