Website Layout Ideas for You
If you’re designing a new website, “The Web Designer’s Idea Book, Vol. 2” is a great resource for quickly finding creative website layout ideas. This is very nice to have on hand to check out the latest trends, designs, themes and much more. It will help with producing ideas when going to design or build your website for a customer / client or even yourself. It provides a large amount of inspirations for all the sites out there based on the theme, trend etc.
About the Author
Patrick McNeil is a web designer and programmer. His blog, designmeltdown.com, presents trends and problems in web design and provides inspiration for web designers through numerous samples of website layout ideas and trends. His site has become a standard reference for web designers of all skill levels.
Web Design Inspiration at a Glance
Volume 2 of The Web Designer’s Idea Book includes more than 650 new websites arranged thematically, so you can easily find inspiration for your work. Author Patrick McNeil, creator of the popular web design blog designmeltdown.com and author of the original bestselling Web Designer’s Idea Book, has cataloged thousands of sites, and showcases the latest and best examples in this book. The web is the most rapidly changing design medium, and this book offers an organized overview of what’s happening right now. Sites are categorized by type, website layout ideas, styles and themes, structural styles, and structural elements. This new volume also includes a helpful chapter explaining basic design principles and how they can be applied online. Whether you’re brainstorming with a coworker or explaining your ideas to a client, this book provides a powerful communication tool you can use to jump start your next project.
As a recent graduate from Art Institute of Pittsburgh with a degree in graphic design. This has helped me visualize a great way of conducting different ideas for building my own portfolio website and also what is out there based on the different companies / businesses etc.
Idea Index kick-started a revolution in graphic design books, unique in size, feel–and most important–wealth of ideas. Layout Index is the next step, a compendium of layout idea-generators that will help designers explore multiple possibilities for visual treatments each time they turn the page. The visual and textual suggestions are divided into eight major areas, including newsletters, flyers, posters, brochures, advertising, stationery, page layout, and Web pages.
Great product and super website layout ideas!
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