Dumb Developers Design Guide

Principles

The big four - C.R.A.P.:

  • Contrast
  • Repetition
  • Alignment
  • Proximity

Personal findings:

  • Space. Don't be sting with white space (important content needs room to breathe)
  • Exaggerate first, then take back
  • Consider the semantic weight of elements, before applying design (what is important?)don't be stingy with white space (important content needs room to breathe)
  • Exaggerate first, then take back
  • Consider the semantic weight of elements, before applying design (what is important?)

##Animations

Colors

color

Rules:

  • No black
  • No gray on colored background, instead use e.g. white with alpha

Tools:

Fonts

anatomy fonts

Icons

Tools

Artwork Resources

References