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Professional Web Design: Techniques and Templates, Fifth Edition by Clint Eccher

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CHAPTER 3THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE BEGINNING

Working in a logical, practical manner is one of the keys to becoming a professional Web designer. It is particularly important to be logical and practical when working on the technical aspects of a site, such as collecting requirements, taking the client’s concerns into mind, and designing for scalability and flexibility. While contemplating the design in depth beforehand requires more initial time and forethought, doing so can save many hours, if not days, addressing future problems.

USING REQUIREMENTS

Site requirements can best be compared to a recipe that tells a designer what needs to be included in the site, the steps required to complete each task, plus additional information, such as how to ...

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