Abstract: "to design book" you read a Book of the design principle for complex condensed contrast, repetition, alignment and intimacy of the four design principles. This series of articles will elaborate on the key elements and supporting tools of the four design principles. This is the second article to illustrate the important role of repetition in Web design.
for the hotel industry and the federal government for the development of Web Ryan Boudreaux for the four design principles wrote a series of articles, this is the second article "Effective design principles for web designers: Repetition" translation, as follows:
One of the design principles of "Web
, the designer should follow:" a comparative paper introduces four principles of design, and discusses one of the four design principles: application and Comparison — especially in Web design. This article will discuss another design principle, "repetition."".
on the website, "repeat" more than "repeated visual elements" throughout the site’s entire page. These elements include colors, shapes, textures, fonts, typography, graphics, pictures, videos, spatial relationships, lines, headers, footers, navigation, toolbars, and more. Duplicate elements displayed in a unified manner can help improve the organization and coherence of your web site. Elements can also be gradual way to repeat, in the process of duplication of elements can be more and more, also more and more small, as shown in the "Repetition" case. The diversity of repetition can prevent websites from becoming boring and boring.
replication is important for increasing site traffic,
repetition is part of nature. Suppose you go out on a certain day and spend some time studying trees in the forest, and you’ll find many similar species. In winter, watch a flock of birds flying south, and they repeat different patterns of "V". In zoos, repetitive diversity can also be found in a group of zebras. For example, the two zebras in the following figure have repeated stripes, but each stripe is different. Repetition without change can make websites boring, boring and boring.
repeats also give your users an organized, consistent experience. With duplicate Logo, the title, font, color, size, and style are unified across all the pages of the site, increasing the repetitive consistency of the site and increasing the traffic of the site. Elements with the same attributes, their repeated use can create a pleasant visual image, and a slight change on the basis of simple repetition can attract visitors’ curiosity and attention.