This is a guest post by Julian Hartley…
Gather All The Information You Need
For this to happen, you have to first discuss the basics with the client. You should ask questions like who is the target audience, what message needs to be transmitted, how many pages and what dimensions the layout should have.
It’s always useful to ask for an example of previous designs similar to the one he needs now. Still, note that this can limit your creativity. In the end, it’s up to you if you ask for a sample or not.
Don’t forget to talk about budget and deadlines. If you want a good work relationship, pay attention to these aspects because they are important too.
Create An Attractive Website Presentation
Let’s assume you have to design a website. If you have to create business cards or posters, we are talking about a one-page layout and it’s a lot simpler. However, the same steps are to be followed, since only the complexity of the project changes. Continue reading