Page layout or page composition is the methodology of setting, organizing and rearranging text and other designing elements on the page. A good composition is one that is visually satisfying as well as effectively conveys the message of the text and graphics to the target audience. There are few true and tried elements of page composition that can help to create an effective layout. Following are some tips for page lay-outing or page composition. Hope you find them useful while composing a page.
One of the easiest ways to achieve an organized design is to apply a grid system. It’s a tried and tested technique that first found favour in print layout. A Grid represents a framework of spaced bars that are parallel to or cross one other, a grinding.” Grids in interactive design can also help provide a consistent experience across multiple devices with different screen sizes.
Most of the time people often think that design is all about creativity. If you’re an entrepreneur or designer who has just started their career, you might combine any five typefaces and colors that catches your eye and might think your design is creative. But soon after you probably find yourself with a design that is scrambled, incomplete, or well, just plain unpleasant. Graphic design, like any discipline, follows to strict rules that work beneath the surface to make the work stable and balanced. If the work is missing that balance, it will be weak and ineffective.