Going the extra mile in
designing for the web
By Bert Timmermans



                     Sola Lumina Captura : Along This ...
Bert Timmermans
       Master Student Communicatie Multimedia & Design
       Web designer / iPhone Developer / ....


   ...
Going the extra mile in
designing for the web

WHAT?   >   WHY?   >   HOW?


        CONCLUSION
WHAT?


    Corey Templeton : The Question
“   There are no traffic jams
      along the extra mile
                                ”
                      ROGER STA...
MacHeist   http://www.macheist.com
Jason Santa Maria   http://jasonsantamaria.com
Jason Santa Maria   http://jasonsantamaria.com
Jason Santa Maria   http://jasonsantamaria.com
Keypoint   http://www.keypointapp.com
Keypoint   http://www.keypointapp.com
Carsonified   http://carsonified.com
Other possibilities
‣   New technologies ( Example: HTML5, CSS3, ...)
‣   Custom fonts
‣   Easter eggs
‣   Clean validated...
WHY?


 happy-accidents-pr oductions : I bought another Mini today
Why ?
‣   Personal ambitions
‣   Clients will ! you ( Yes, this is good )
‣   You will get noticed
‣   More opportunities
...
HOW?


       Maribel Lucatero : .0059
How ?
‣   Read, write & speak
‣   Stay up-to-date ( Twitter, RSS, ... )
‣   Learning from others
‣   Go to meetups ( Not o...
ENVIRONMENT


          Deadlines



 Team
                        Stress
members   YOU

     Budget           ...
Motivating colleagues
‣   Communicate !
‣   Show them the possibilities
‣   Educate them if needed
‣   Break the pattern
‣...
CONCLUSION
CONCLUSION
‣   Make a difference
‣   Extra details set the quality of your work
‣   New technologies are your best friends...
Resources
         http://delicious.com/berttimmermans/goingtheextramile

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Going the extra mile in designing for the web

  1. Going the extra mile in designing for the web By Bert Timmermans Sola Lumina Captura : Along This Road Called Life
  2. Bert Timmermans Master Student Communicatie Multimedia & Design Web designer / iPhone Developer / .... Mail: me@berttimmermans.com Twitter: @berttimmermans Website: http://www.berttimmermans.com Blog: http://www.visualdesigner.be PAST PRESENT FUTURE Your company ?
  3. Going the extra mile in designing for the web WHAT? > WHY? > HOW? CONCLUSION
  4. WHAT? Corey Templeton : The Question
  5. “ There are no traffic jams along the extra mile ” ROGER STAUBACH
  6. MacHeist http://www.macheist.com
  7. Jason Santa Maria http://jasonsantamaria.com
  8. Jason Santa Maria http://jasonsantamaria.com
  9. Jason Santa Maria http://jasonsantamaria.com
  10. Keypoint http://www.keypointapp.com
  11. Keypoint http://www.keypointapp.com
  12. Carsonified http://carsonified.com
  13. Other possibilities ‣ New technologies ( Example: HTML5, CSS3, ...) ‣ Custom fonts ‣ Easter eggs ‣ Clean validated code ‣ Browser specific code ( Based on target group ) ‣ ...
  14. WHY? happy-accidents-pr oductions : I bought another Mini today
  15. Why ? ‣ Personal ambitions ‣ Clients will ! you ( Yes, this is good ) ‣ You will get noticed ‣ More opportunities ‣ ...
  16. HOW? Maribel Lucatero : .0059
  17. How ? ‣ Read, write & speak ‣ Stay up-to-date ( Twitter, RSS, ... ) ‣ Learning from others ‣ Go to meetups ( Not only design related ) ‣ Experiment and build stuff in your free time ‣ ...
  18. ENVIRONMENT Deadlines Team Stress members YOU Budget ...
  19. Motivating colleagues ‣ Communicate ! ‣ Show them the possibilities ‣ Educate them if needed ‣ Break the pattern ‣ Make time to experiment ‣ ...
  20. CONCLUSION
  21. CONCLUSION ‣ Make a difference ‣ Extra details set the quality of your work ‣ New technologies are your best friends ‣ Clients will ! you ‣ Just try to be AWESOME
  22. Resources http://delicious.com/berttimmermans/goingtheextramile Fonts: Georgia - Nevis - Helvetica
  23. THE END Or the start of something new

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