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9 Important Steps To Effective Home Page Design

Effective web design must begin with a clear goal or purpose for the website. When visitors enter a website they normally start scanning from the top left. …
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These basic steps apply to both commercial and academic home page design.

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Ness Crouch's curator insight, June 17, 2017 5:50 PM
This will be a great resource for classroom. 
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Beyond Words: How to Write for Readability

Beyond Words: How to Write for Readability | E-Learning, Instructional Design, and Online Teaching | Scoop.it

POSTED BY ANDREA AYRES

...If you are a purveyor of online content you have a duty to your reader. How text looks greatly impacts the willingness of your reader to interact with that text.


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This article goes into considerable depth about many aspects of web writing and readability.  


Great lessons for anyone who creates web content. (Online instructors... learn these lessons!)

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Ulrike Grabe's curator insight, August 22, 2014 7:56 AM

That! That's how online text should look.It's like balm on my frayed nerves and pleasant for the eyes. :-)

 

No wonder retaining information from an online text is so hard if presented in the wrong way.

Tricia Makowiak's curator insight, February 20, 2:08 AM

Something that I think will be useful when creating my portfolio as well in course and web page design.