List Of Web Design Tutorials Perfect For Beginners
Not sure how to go about creating a Web design? I often get asked for resources or good places to learn about basic Web design tutorials and ‘slicing’, from designers or new employee’s who want to try their hand at Web site design.
This is a round-up of some of the better Web design tutorials out there for designers and Photoshop users who want to break into or improve their Web site design skills, and optionally wish to learn how to convert their Design’s or PSD’s into standards compliant functional HTML/CSS Websites using modern methods of coding (no tables here!).
Tutorials for Creating Website Designs
Converting Web Designs to Websites
[ Video ] A single screencast showing how to convert an existing design from PSD to HTML on NetTuts, written by Jeffrey Way.
[ Video ] A step by step series of screencasts showing how to convert a PSD to XHTML.
Part 4: Kicking IE6′s Butt
[ Tutorial ] Walkthrough of coding up a graphical website layout into valid, standards compliant XHTML and CSS. Starting with exporting the individual images from the Photoshop file through to building the pages.
[ Tutorial ] This tutorial guides you through designing and coding your first website in simple, easy steps. This tutorial was written for the beginner with standards-compliant websites in mind.
[ Tutorial ] This lengthly tutorial for beginners takes you through the process of both designing and coding a simple blog-style web-page. Paying special attention to making the design flexible and accessible by using clean and simple XHTML and CSS.
Extra Web Design Learning Resources
- W3 Schools – HTML Tutorials
- W3 Schools – CSS Tutorials
- World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
- The W3C HTML Markup Validation Service
- The W3C CSS Validation Service
Know of any additional resources for beginner Web designers and developers?