There are many great tools out there for web design, but the most comprehensive and well-known can be none other than Adobe Photoshop. In this 6-course Domestika Basics, web design expert and Adobe Certified Instructor Arturo Servín teaches you step by step how to use Photoshop to design and lay out responsive websites in a simple and uncomplicated way.
If the teacher's name rings a bell, it's probably because of his first Domestika Basics: Introduction to Adobe XD for Cell Phone Apps, where he shows you how to build apps from scratch for iOS and Android.
Start this course by getting to know the basic principles of the program: from learning how to configure the interface and creating new documents, to starting to shape your website for different devices.
Learn to design your website layout using guides and Smart Guides, which allow you to create a grid to define the layout and structure of all the sections of your site.
In the third course, see how the layers work in order to keep all the elements organized and get to know the different options for positioning objects, which greatly optimizes the functioning of your web design.
In the fourth course, delve into the world of typography for screens. Discover what kind of fonts are best for the internet and learn to edit the texts to format them and give them style with Photoshop tools.
Next, Arturo explains everything you need to know about responsive design. Learn how to optimize the format of your web page according to the mobile or tablet model, keeping your design intact and adapted to any device.
In the last course, learn to generate resources for your page, look at formats to export the file, create CSS styles, and check out other resources that can help perfect and improve the assembly of your web page with the team of developers.
- ⦁ A computer with Windows 10 or macOS 10.12 Sierra (or higher).
⦁ Adobe Photoshop CC (you can buy it or download the 7-day trial version on the Adobe website).
⦁ It is recommended to have a graphics tablet.