Tag Archives: clean design

When Simple Web Design Is All You Need

I am still amazed by how often I run into a designer who doesn’t have an online presence. Quite often the designer admits, “I know that I need one.” This simple site demonstrates how having a basic landing page is far better than not having an online identity. In fact, it might be all...

Site of the Day: InteractiveforGood.com

Sometimes I can’t quite pinpoint what it is I love about a great website design—it just feels “right”—and this is one of those sites. I used to refer to this style as Super Clean and in my books I call it Ultra Clean. The heart of sites like these is all in the details....

Site of the Day: DiscoverCircle.com

This site is a beauty for many reasons, but I want to highlight one specific element. The photo slider is really ubiquitous these days, but this site’s slideshow is woven into the site in a unique way. Practically the entire page is the scroller, though parts of it remain static. I always love it...

Site of the Day: GaillardFoundation.org

I love featuring super-clean sites like this one. In particular I love how the great photography is displayed in such a large and powerful way. The photos singlehandedly set a tone that resonates perfectly with the overall message of the site. Need more design inspiration? Check out the Web Designer’s Idea App for iPad, with...