Grid Index

January 29, 2009

Grid Index is the first com­pre­hen­sive visual lex­i­con of pat­terns and grid systems.

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Redesigning Unit Interactive

January 27, 2009

Unit Inter­ac­tive dis­cusses the redesigned of their web­site which includes a sec­tion of the grid sys­tem used for the site.

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Golden Ratio Calculator

January 27, 2009

Cal­cu­late the golden ratio of a set width on the fly with this online and OS X wid­get based calculator.

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Design and the Divine Proportion

January 27, 2009

A key com­po­nent in the vehi­cle of com­mu­ni­ca­tion is com­po­si­tion, and in design school­ing it is taught as some­thing you should feel rather than cre­ate logically.

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Simon Hoegsberg Photography

January 20, 2009

Sim­ple and func­tional grid based site design.

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Grid Designer

January 20, 2009

A CSS tool used for cre­at­ing scal­able grids and cal­cu­lat­ing typo­graphic set­tings and that gen­er­ates CSS and XHTML templates.

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Golden Ratio in Modern CSS

January 20, 2009

Har­mony. A word that sounds so beau­ti­ful, like its own mean­ing. But how is it pos­si­ble to achieve it in every place of our lay­out design? “Golden Ratio” is the answer.

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Yahoo! UI Library CSS Grid Builder

January 13, 2009

A grid build­ing tool as part of the Yahoo! UI Library that allows you to set the amount of columns and rows.

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Constructing the Grid

January 13, 2009

Step by step guide on cre­at­ing the grid used for the cov­ers of the orig­i­nal Pel­i­can Books.

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The Complex Grid

January 9, 2009

Cre­at­ing a com­plex grid sys­tem that allows for a lay­out to be divided into 2, 3, 4, and 6 columns and that’s based on Karl Gerstner’s grid for CAPITAL magazine.

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The Vignelli Canon

January 9, 2009

A 96 page PDF book by the mas­ter Mas­simo Vignelli on bet­ter under­stand­ing typog­ra­phy in graphic design with a nice sec­tion of grids.

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InDesign A3 Grid System (12)

January 8, 2009

Adobe InDe­sign file with a grid sys­tem for an A3 (297x420) page that is divided into 12 columns and rows using the Rule of Thirds (Golden Ratio). Includes a 12pt base­line grid. (more…)

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