Archive For November, 2011

Class 7 (Web Design) 9th November 2011

By | November 30, 2011

Week 7, here we go: Also available as a PDF file

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Web Thesis Session (Literature Review) 9th November 2011

By | November 30, 2011

This session looked at literature reviews (unfortunately I missed it but the presentation is on Moodle). Mind map below: Also available as a PDF file

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Class 6 (Web Design) 2nd November 2011

By | November 30, 2011

Week 6, here we go: Also available as a PDF file

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Web Thesis Session 2nd November 2011

By | November 30, 2011

This session looked at imagery and action research (+ we got a free book – at least temporarily). Mind map below: Also available as a PDF file

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Class 5 (Web Design) 26th October 2011

By | November 30, 2011

Week 5 already. Working completely with mind maps now for my notes (hopefully this will help me to remember), anyway its below: Also available as a PDF file

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Applied Art for the Web – 26th October 2011

By | November 29, 2011

Another trip into the murky world of design & PhotoShop (PS). I have changed my note taking (or rather making) to be Mind Map format and this is shown below: Also available as a PDF file

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Websites that Suck (and fonts)

By | November 29, 2011

Typical bad examples of all things web can be found at Web Sites that Suck they focus on aspects including use of colour, font, usability etc.

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Easy Thumbnails

By | November 29, 2011

We haven’t started doing JQuery etc (yet!), and there are loads of thumbnail viewers available as javascript libraries. However, I used something in my Richardson’s site to get my gallery to work. To see it in operation click here. This is basically a small piece of javascript and an associated CSS file (thumbnailviewer.js and thumbnailviewer.css) […]

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Lost my way with Google Maps

By | November 29, 2011

Just a quick note about the use of a Javascript alternative to the standard Google IFRAMES option. I did my map implementation for the Richardsons project using this because I wanted to (a) avoid the markup errors (iframes not available in Strict) and (b) wanted to find out more about the Google Maps API (incidently […]

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Dont be a "_blanker"

By | November 29, 2011

Or use of the target=”_blank” attribute. Much chat at the start of the course on the use of the anchor attribute <a href=”…whatever..” target=”_blank”>

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