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Old 08-30-2013, 04:02 AM
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Difference between Graphics Design and Web Design

Hello everybody, I want to know the difference between graphics design and web design. Do I need learn graphics design for web designing.
 
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Old 08-30-2013, 06:05 AM
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These should help you compare between the two:

Web design: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_design

Graphic design: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphic_design
 
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Old 10-05-2013, 01:34 AM
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Graphic design and web design have a little difference that is Graphic design include everything that is created and printed where as web design includes graphic as well technical aspect of web page
 
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Old 10-05-2013, 05:03 AM
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It is not necessery to learn graphic design for web design.
It certainly is necessary, if you don't want to have to sub-out to someone else every time a user interface has to be created or a header has to be modified, just to mention a couple of things.
 
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Old 10-07-2013, 12:44 PM
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Well, it is definitely possible to launch your website and then completely forget about using or creating graphics, like when you install a plain basic template on your site which has nothing but HTML tables or CSS stuff. Or when you have a blog installed on your site, in its core, basic format. But the reality is that using colorful images, both in static plus animated forms, will give life to your site, make a big impression on the audience and make your web atmosphere more appealing, both for personal and business projects.
 
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Old 10-07-2013, 11:20 PM
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  • Graphic designing involves in giving beautiful and stunning appearance to the page/webpage whereas Web design involves in building and maintaining webpage/website means it helps to make the website functional and online.
  • Web design is the superset of graphic design.
  • Graphic design is a visual creation which we can see as webpage’s foreground whereas web design is all over creation of the webpage / website that we can see as foreground and backend of webpage.
 
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Old 10-08-2013, 05:47 AM
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if you are using wordpress, joomla or other webpage platform with templates, it is possible to do without graphic design. But if you want to change something in a template which has graphical design aspect to it (like a custom picture or something similar) you should be able to do at least basic stuff in graphical design, as an example with photoshop or some similar programs. But most of the templates these days you can change simply by fiddling with CSS code.
 
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Old 10-10-2013, 12:41 AM
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In addition to the things they have mentioned about web design, for me, web design is not just about the visual components of a site, it also pertains to the functionality you offer on your site, the process flow, data handling and all sorts of technical stuff that goes on behind a website.
 
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Old 10-11-2013, 01:07 AM
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Graphic Design truly keep tabs on how to outline graphically satisfying layouts. You might research shade hypothesis, typefaces, the relationship between configuration components when set on a page and simply for the most part how to make things, either printed or showed in an alternate way, look engaging.

Web Design might require a significant number of the abilities of an exceptional visual planner additionally, you'd have to study how to compose site pages. You'd most likely begin by studying HTML which is the scripting dialect pages are made up of. You'd move onto current and redesigned dialects like XML and falling templates.
 
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Old 10-12-2013, 02:08 PM
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Hello Dezzel,

For your Kind Information, i have some suggestion..
Web designers use a variety of different resources based on what part of the development process they are engaged in. These resources are modified over time by more recent requirements and application but the concepts behind them stay the same. Web graphic designers use vector and raster design offers for developing web arranged Graphic or design prototypes. Technology used for developing sites include conventional mark-up, which could be hand-coded or produced by WYSIWYG modifying application. There is also exclusive application based on plug-ins that bypasses the customer's internet explorer versions.
But if you learn graphic design it is helpful for your designing improvement...
 
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Old 10-16-2013, 11:17 AM
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  • Graphic designing involves in giving beautiful and stunning appearance to the page/webpage whereas Web design involves in building and maintaining webpage/website means it helps to make the website functional and online.
  • Web design is the superset of graphic design.
  • Graphic design is a visual creation which we can see as webpage’s foreground whereas web design is all over creation of the webpage / website that we can see as foreground and backend of webpage.
With all due respect, graphic design skills may be used in the design of a website, but neither are super- or sub sets of one another.
 
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Old 10-18-2013, 04:47 AM
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Web design is like creating art that people have to use, its real tricky to get right. Graphic design is still similar, but the way they "use" the graphic is with their eyes. You have to consider where the eye is being led and what will jump out at the viewer. They are comparable, but also vastly different, skills.
 
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Old 10-21-2013, 02:05 AM
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We can say Graphic Designing is a tree and web designing is branch
 
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Old 10-21-2013, 03:35 AM
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We can say Graphic Designing is a tree and web designing is branch
Very well said! I think its explain perfectly the difference between Graphics Designing and Web Designing.

However Graphics Designing covers all the parts of Designs, like Logo Design, Flyer Design, Web Designs, vector designs , etc.

However Website designs only stick to website related designs!
 
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