Web Design for Web Developers: Build Beautiful Websites!

Learn web design in 1 hour with 25+ simple-to-use rules and guidelines — tons of amazing web design resources included!
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

IMPORTANT NOTE: The material of this course is also covered in my other course about web design and development with HTML5 & CSS3. Scroll to the bottom of this page to check out that course, too! If you're already taking my other course, you already have all it takes to start designing beautiful websites today!

"Best web design course on Udemy: If you're interested in web design, but want more than just a "how to use WordPress" course, I highly recommend this one." — Florian Giusti

"Very helpful to us left-brained people: I am familiar with HTML, CSS, JQuery, and Twitter Bootstrap, but I needed instruction in web design. This course gave me practical, impactful techniques for making websites more beautiful and engaging." — Susan Darlene Cain

"The most educational instructor ever!: Everything is good about this course, you learn a lot, the instructor are excellent and the production is flawless. Love this course, simple as that!" — Lovisa

Did you know that beautiful websites convert better that ones that don't stand out at all? This means more sales, more signups, and ultimately more money for you. Do you want to learn how to do exactly that?

If you wonder how you can make your next website really good looking, then you've come to the right place!

In this course, I will show you 25+ guidelines of amazing web design in less than 1 hour. No boring theory, no unnecessary stuff. You will learn dead simple web design rules and guidelines that go straight to the point — you can use them to improve your websites today!

In this course, we will use beautiful web design examples together with my 25+ guidelines of amazing web design to learn:

• How to make text look professionally designed

• How to correctly use the power of colors

• How to get and use amazing images, fonts and icons to make your website shine — all for FREE.

• How to create a layout using whitespace and visual hierarchy

• How to keep yourself inspired to learn more and more about web design

• How to make your websites convert better using 8 simple-to-use techniques

But there is even more: I provide you with tons of useful web design resources to get you started for your next web design project! You get immediate FREE access to the course e-book “Best Resources for Web Design and Development with HTML5 & CSS3". These are real-world resources used by real professionals in the web design industry!

You can use the rules and guidelines you'll learn in this course for everything you want: design your own Wordpress theme, personalize a Bootstrap website, start from scratch with HTML and CSS or mockup a website in Photoshop. The 25+ guidelines of amazing web design are universal and ready-to-use for any project.

This course is perfect for experienced web developers who want to learn how to make their websites look beautiful and professionally designed.

So start designing websites that convert today! The thing is: you will have a hard time to find a compilation of guidelines like the one I show you in this course anywhere else. But see for yourself and click the “Take this course" button right now.

What are the requirements?

  • You don't need any experience at all
  • A computer with internet connection

What am I going to get from this course?

  • The 25+ guidelines of amazing web design: simple rules and guidelines that go straight to the point
  • Immediate FREE access to the course e-book "Best Resources for Web Design and Development with HTML5 & CSS3"
  • How to make text look professionally designed
  • How to correctly use the power of colors
  • How to get and use amazing images, fonts and icons to make your website shine — all for FREE.
  • How to create a layout using whitespace and visual hierarchy
  • How to keep yourself inspired to learn more and more about web design
  • How to make your websites convert better using 8 simple-to-use techniques

What is the target audience?

  • Complete beginners who want to build stunning websites that no one can take their eyes off
  • Back-end developers who want to learn how to make their websites more beautiful
  • UX designers looking to improve the visual aspect of their projects

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction
Welcome To This Course
02:35
How To Ask Your Questions
Article
E-Book Resources 2.0
Article
First Things First: Download Your Free E-Book Here
12 pages
Section 2: The 25+ Guidelines Of Amazing Web Design
Introduction To Web Design
03:47
Beautiful Typography
08:54
Using Colors Like A Pro
06:45
The Meaning Of Colors In Web Design
Article
Working With Images
04:54
Use CSS To Work With Images
Article
Web Design Quiz 1
5 questions
Working With Icons
03:29
Spacing And Layout
03:42
Introduction To User Experience
02:50
Getting Inspired: The Secret Ingredient For Stunning Web Design
02:25
Web Design Quiz 2
5 questions
Section 3: BONUS Lecture
8 Super Effective Ways To Improve Your Website’s Conversion
04:35
Section 4: Course Summary
Wrapping Up What We’ve Learned
Article
The Ultimate Cheatsheet: All Guidelines In One Place
Article
Slides For This Course
99 pages
Section 5: Conclusion
Where To Go From Here?
02:30
Amazing Discount For My HTML5 And CSS3 Course: NEVER STOP LEARNING!
Article

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Instructor Biography

Jonas Schmedtmann, Bestselling Instructor, Web Designer and Developer

Hi, I'm Jonas! I have been identified as one of Udemy's Top Instructors and my best-selling HTML5 and CSS3 course has recently made it to the TOP 3 of the best Web Development courses.

I'm a web designer and developer with a great passion for building beautiful new things from scratch. I've been building websites since 2007 and also have a Master's degree in Engineering.

It was in college where I first discovered my passion for teaching and helping others by sharing my knowledge. And that passion brought me to Udemy, where my students really appreciate that I take the time to explain important concepts in a way that everyone can easily understand.

Do you want to learn how to build awesome websites with HTML5 and CSS3?

Want to know how to make your websites look beautiful and professional?

Looking for a complete JavaScript course that takes you from beginner to advanced developer?

Then enrol in my courses today and join 85,000+ happy students. If I had to describe each of my courses in one sentence, I would say “This is exactly the course I wish I had when I first started building websites".

So if you don't want to go through all the books and thousands of online articles and tutorials like I did, then enrol in my course today! I will be very happy to share my knowledge with you, and help you with everything I can along the way.

Because happy students make me happy too!

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