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Jessica Velasco

Jessica is a blogger and designer for Subtle Network. While far from perfect, Jessica likes to think she is capable of avoiding the most obvious creative blunders and designs with the reader in mind. Check out how her company used various design elements to help Haarklinikken patients dealing with hair loss.
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How To Avoid Web Design Mistakes That Interfere With Usability

This is a guest post by Jessica Velasco.

If you are new to the design field, creating a website may seem a daunting task. There are so many things to consider; you’re probably worrying about your clients’ requests, the aesthetic feeling you hope to induce, and tons of other creative nuances. However, the real challenge is combining all these requirements in a website that is usable.

If you are a veteran designer, you already know how important the usability of a website is. Yet, for both rookies and veterans, it can be easy to slip into the creative mode and disregard the true purpose of web design – to meet the needs of the users.
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