Minimal - The Beauty of Simplicity

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Minimal - The Beauty of Simplicity

  1. 1. MINIMAL<br />the beauty of simplicity<br />
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  3. 3. Tweet me @ryanscottlum<br />
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  11. 11. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
  12. 12. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
  13. 13. 5,000<br />ads seen each day<br />
  14. 14. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?<br />
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  17. 17. DID YOU KNOW?<br />
  18. 18. Adults Will Leave<br />1/3<br />
  19. 19. Adults Will Leave<br />1/3<br />...yikes!<br />
  20. 20. So….<br />
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  23. 23. POOR<br />USABILITY<br />
  24. 24. IT’S<br />CONFUSING<br />
  25. 25. NO<br />REVENUE<br />
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  28. 28. Consider This<br />Too many bullets are hard to digest<br />Complex imagery often confuses<br />Copy heavy design is difficult to read<br />
  29. 29. Consider This..<br />
  30. 30. THESE LEAD TO BAD PRESENTATIONS<br />
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  32. 32. POOR<br />USABILITY<br />
  33. 33. IT’S<br />CONFUSING<br />
  34. 34. NO<br />REVENUE<br />
  35. 35. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
  36. 36. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
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  40. 40. SIMPLICITY<br />
  41. 41. SIMPLICITY<br />IS<br />
  42. 42. SIMPLICITY<br />IS<br />EVERYWHERE<br />
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  46. 46. ARE SIMPLE<br />THE BEST DESIGNS<br />
  47. 47. ARE SIMPLE<br />THE BEST DESIGNS<br />
  48. 48. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
  49. 49. THE<br />PROBLEMS WITH CLUTTER<br />BEAUTY IN SIMPLICITY<br />NEXT STEPS<br />THE<br />THE<br />
  50. 50. BUILD FOR SCANNING<br />
  51. 51. The Problem<br />Heavy content is a designers worst enemy because it creates clutter which reduces the effectiveness of our communication.<br />
  52. 52. “<br /> ”<br />A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.<br />- Antoine De Saint-Exupery<br />
  53. 53. KEEP IT SIMPLE,STUPID<br />
  54. 54. EMBRACE<br />the beauty of simplicity<br />
  55. 55. Questions?<br />Let’s Connect!<br />twitter.com/ryanscottlum<br />facebook.com/ryan.s.lum<br />foursquare.com/ryanscottlum<br />www.RyanLum.com<br />www.CreativeGuerrillaMarketing.com<br />

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