We wrote Client vs. Developer Wars after discovering how radically grayscreen prototyping changed the dynamics of the web development process. Grayscreen prototyping (building a simple HTML model of a website) provides an extremely effective way of communicating a website's content, structure, and functionality before design and programming begin. Prototyping overcomes many other difficulties commonly associated with web development, such as managing expectations, communicating effectively, working through the design process, and creating and delivering content.
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What You'll Learn
Chapter 1: A Woeful Tale
Chapter 2: Identifying the Root Problem
Chapter 3: The Discovery of the Grayscreen Development Process
Chapter 4: Benefits of Prototyping
Chapter 5: Principles of Prototyping
Chapter 6: Prototyping Tips
Chapter 7: Introduction to Information Design
Chapter 8: What is Information Design?
Chapter 9: Five Principles of Information Design
Chapter 10: Practical Information Design Tips
About The Author
Eric began his career as Studio Manager at Pagano Schenck & Kay, and then at Leonard/Monahan, where he got his first experience in integrating web development into agency services. In 1995, he founded Newfangled Graphics in his basement in Warren, Rhode Island with current developer, Steve Brock. By 2006, Eric had successfully grown and expanded Newfangled to two offices—in Providence, Rhode Island and Carrboro, North Carolina, and had begun a transition in ownership from him to current CEO, Mark O'Brien.