Applying Mathematics to Web Design

March 2, 2010

Because of its beau­ti­ful nature, mathematics has been a part of art and archi­tec­tural design for ages. But it has not been exploited much for web­site design.

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Mystery of Golden Ratio Explained

March 2, 2010

The Egyp­tians sup­pos­edly used it to guide the con­struc­tion the Pyra­mids. The archi­tec­ture of ancient Athens is thought to have been based on it.

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The Golden Proportion

January 6, 2010

The golden sec­tion– a pre­cise way of divid­ing a line, music or any­thing else-is showed up early in mathematics.

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The Golden Ratio in Web Design

January 6, 2010

You would be sur­prised to find out that most aes­thet­i­cally pleas­ing designs, works of art, objects and even peo­ple have math in com­mon. Specif­i­cally the Golden Ratio…

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Universal Principles of Design

November 4, 2009

Uni­ver­sal Prin­ci­ples of Design is the first com­pre­hen­sive, cross-disciplinary ency­clo­pe­dia of design.

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Atrise Golden Section

November 4, 2009

Atrise Golden Sec­tion allows you to design using the golden sec­tion pro­por­tion visu­ally over your pre­ferred design software.

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Adaptive Grid System based on the Golden Section

October 8, 2009

A two col­umn grid sys­tem based on Mark Boulton’s Adap­tive Grid Sys­tems article.

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From Golden Mean to “Rule of Thirds”

August 24, 2009

An arti­cle by Garr Reynolds that explains the basic tech­nique of the Rule of Thirds and how it relates to the Golden Mean or Golden Section.

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The Golden Grid

February 18, 2009

The Golden Grid is a web grid sys­tem. It’s a prod­uct of the search for the per­fect mod­ern grid sys­tem. It’s meant to be a CSS tool for grid based web sites.

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Building the Golden Grid

February 18, 2009

An arti­cle explain­ing the struc­ture and uses of the Golden Grid, a CSS tool for grid based web sites.

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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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