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{
"name": "Web Design",
"description": "Visually communicate a message or action with text, images, and shapes through the World Wide Web.",
"prerequisites": [
"design",
"visual-principles",
"grids",
"typography"
],
"steps": [
{
"name": "First learn visual design",
"resources": [
{
"title": "Visual Design on Learn",
"uri": "https://learn.thoughtbot.com/design"
}
]
},
{
"name": "Dive into designing for the web",
"resources": [
{
"title": "Read 'A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web'",
"uri": "http://www.fivesimplesteps.com/products/a-practical-guide-to-designing-for-the-web"
},
{
"title": "Read 'A Dao of Web Design'",
"uri": "http://www.alistapart.com/articles/dao/"
},
{
"title": "Read 'Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability'",
"uri": "http://amzn.com/0321344758"
},
{
"title": "Skim through 'Designing With Web Standards'",
"uri": "http://amzn.com/0321344758"
},
{
"title": "Read 'Understanding Web Design'",
"uri": "http://www.alistapart.com/articles/understandingwebdesign/"
}
],
"validations": [
"Apply basic design priciples to the web.",
"Create hierarchy within the design and type",
"Design a layout that is flexible and changes based on screen size",
"Understand the challenges and differences for designing for the web",
"Understand what goes into building an HTML page with CSS.",
"Know that your design will look different in every browser on every machine."
]
},
{
"name": "Dive deeper into HTML & CSS",
"resources": [
{
"title": "Visit 'HTML & CSS' on Learn",
"uri": "https://learn.thoughtbot.com/html-css"
}
]
},
{
"name": "Learn to create good user experiences",
"resources": [
{
"title": "Read 'Rocket Surgery Made Easy: The Do-It-Yourself Guide to Finding and Fixing Usability Problems' to understand how to run a adhoc usability test.",
"uri": "http://amzn.com/0465067107"
},
{
"title": "Read 'The Design of Everyday Things' to see how other people have already applied user experience to real world products.",
"uri": "http://amzn.com/0321657292"
},
{
"title": "Read through all of the weeks of '52 Weeks of UX'",
"uri": "http://52weeksofux.com/"
}
]
},
{
"name": "Ongoing resources and magazines",
"resources": [
{
"title": "A List Apart",
"uri": "http://www.alistapart.com/"
},
{
"title": "The Manual",
"uri": "http://alwaysreadthemanual.com/"
}
]
}
]
}
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