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Better, Faster Web Design Using a Grid

Use grids to design visually appealing web pages quickly

1. Introduction (1:49)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (1:49) 1:49 FREE!
  2. Grids in Design History (4:36) 4:36 FREE!
  3. Benefits of the Grid (4:54) 4:54 FREE!
  4. Two Types of Grids (4:34) 4:34 FREE!
  5. Building Grids From Scratch (5:04) 5:04 FREE!
  6. Applications of the Grid (5:24) 5:24 FREE!

Video Details

Use grids to design visually appealing web pages quickly. Instructor Aliyah Marr explains how this classic design principle can be brought into the dynamic, interactive virtual environment. She covers using the grid to enhance and speed up your workflow, as well as creating and applying a web-friendly grid from scratch.

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Aliyah Marr
Life path consultant, creativity coach, business and marketing mentor.

With a solid background in marketing, design, coaching and writing, Aliyah Marr coaches individuals throughout the entire creative process all the way from developing their personal vision to establishing their personal brand and marketing their product/service.

Author of a groundbreaking book on creative development, Parallel Mind, The Art of Creativity, Aliyah Marr is a multimedia artist, graphic designer, and educator. She taught graphic design, art, interactive programming, and new media at Parsons, Pratt, and The School of Visual Arts in New York City. She is an art director with a stellar client list of Fortune 100 companies, and has worked in every medium: print, video, and interactive. She has even worked as a designer for a couple of feature films and has produced TV shows.

If you have a creative project that you want to develop, market, or promote -- such as writing a book, creating a new business, or career path -- contact her via email. References are available upon request.

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