Intro to Web Design

Learn the importance of design when planning and building a website.
Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (25 ratings)
2,672 students
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Identify the main purpose, audience, and structure of your site
Select inspirations from design trends and do benchmarking for your project
Sketch a website home page and maintain consistency throughout the site

Requirements

  • Chrome or Safari browser
  • Headphones or speakers
  • No coding or design experience necessary

Description

Is design really important when building a website? Do you know the best way to plan your design? Let's learn now!


Web design impacts how your audience perceives your brand. The impression you make influences whether customers remain on your page and learn about your business or leave your page causing you to lose their business. In this course you will learn how good web design helps keep leads on your page and grow your business.

This course has been developed for complete beginners and those who already have knowledge of web design and want to get some new fresh inspirations. Aspiring web designers and web developers who want to understand the design side of the business, and graphic designers - as well as those from completely unrelated disciplines - will all be more than capable of handling the content of this course.

No coding or design experience necessary.

A really short course with 9 lectures, it will take you through the importance of design when planning and building a site from scratch.

You will learn to:

  1. Identify the main purpose, audience, and structure of a site

  2. Select inspirations from design trends and do benchmarking for a project

  3. Sketch a website home page and maintain consistency throughout the site

  4. Work with images, web fonts, form fills, etc.; understand grids and responsive design; achieve flawless layouts, and more.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginning web designers
  • Web developers
  • Graphic designers
  • Web design for agencies and businesses

Course content

4 sections10 lectures48m total length
  • Course Overview
    00:17

Instructor

UI Designer Lead
Anath Abenzour
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 28 Reviews
  • 3,092 Students
  • 3 Courses

I'm UI Designer Lead/Product Designer at Duda.

Duda is the leading web design platform for all companies that offer web design services to small businesses. The company serves all types of customers, from freelance web professionals and digital agencies, all the way up to the largest hosting companies, SaaS platforms and online publishers in the world.