PNW Web Design

Designing high quality yet affordable web sites since 1994


Notable Quotes

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
- Vince Lombardi

“If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no use being a damn fool about it.”
- W.C. Fields

“The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.”
- Henry W. Longfellow

Tips and Tools

Basic tips for a Professional looking site

Navigation ...

links to material on your site is referred to as site navigation. You always want to make it easy for people to find the information they are looking for. Be sure to use descriptive links. Poor navigation leads to people leaving your site.

Layout ...

a clean visual presentation of your information keeps visitors focused on your content.

Designing for screen resolutions ...

we have no control over the many different resolutions individuals use. There are still the old monitors, large monitors and now widescreen monitors. It's best to design sites that stretch and contract to be viewed in a variety of screens to insure that your visitors all see a appealing and professional site.

Cross browser compatibility ...

Not everybody uses Internet Explorer ... they also use Firefox, Opera, Netscape Navigator and Safari ... and there are several versions of each browser. All browsers are not equal nor do they view coding in the page the same. Always check to make sure that your site looks and works, in all browsers.

Useful information Sites

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