Posted by Andrew VanderPloeg
There are many potential roadblocks to a successful design project and we’ve spoken about some of them here on this blog in the past. But a reminder of one such potential roadblock for website design cropped up today.
Web design presents a unique challenge because, unlike a brochure or other such print piece, people have to interact with a website and so a beautiful design at times can bump up against a usability consideration that could sacrifice the quality of the design.
The best designers though are able to find ways to achieve a compromise and leave the user with an experience that not only worked for them, but engaged them through the design. That is the art within the art of website design.