Rookie Designer 98 – Effective Emailing and Web Design

May 1st, 2008 · 49 mins 40 secs

About this Episode

We've spoken about it briefly before, but emailing is crucial to any business these days, and there are some guidelines to follow to make sure you can communicate effectively and not send the wrong message to those you are messaging! In this episode we'll also look at some common mistakes made by web designers that can really make your users click away from your site, and how to avoid them.

Keys to the Game:

Selection tools in Photoshop:

Marquee Tool: m
Lasso Tool: l
Magic Wand Tool: w
REMEMBER: You can hold down shift to cycle through the different tools under the one that is showing

Rookie Mistake Tip:

Know when to say enough is enough. If you have too much on your plate, your work will suffer and that is not good for anyone. Prioritize your projects as related to your greater goals and figure out if you may need to cut back on some, or say no to a new opportunity. Its not easy, I know, but sometimes its necessary.

In the Bullpen:

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Links from the podcast:

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This Episode included music by:

The Gaslight Anthem