This tutorial will describe different graphical design elements commonly found in modern day web 2.0 design.
I will try to motivate why we choose for a certain style and then attempt to explain why they work , as well as how, when and where you might use each element in your designs.
The list below is a summary of many of the common features of typical "Web 2.0" sites.
Clearly, a site doesn’t need to exhibit all these features to work well, and displaying these features doesn’t make a design "2.0" - or good!
If you’re a freelance Web Designer like me at some point you will have to create a Google Map. Embedding Google maps used to be a big time hassle, lucky for us its now a lot easier. Lets make our clients happy!
To create a custom Google Map you must have a Google account. If you have a google account already skip this step.
Go to http://maps.google.com/ and enter your desired address.
Now you need…