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three appealing sites (jkhendrick)

In Uncategorized on January 25, 2010 by art325b

http://www.starbuckscoffeeathome.com/

this site is brilliantly well designed, easy to navigate, and informative. It is very simple, yet the flash aspects bring it to life. I love the simplicity, and would love to get my website much more directed, as far as flow of information. There is alot more info that BCT’s website needs, but the easy navigation of this site is something that i would love to use in my site.

http://www.vermontcoffeeworks.com/

I am less of a fan of this site than of the starbucks one, but I think it is a well designed site regardless. I like how simple both of these sites have been but still very communicative. They advertise their product very well. I love the set up of both sites, how there is a distinct border around where the information is as opposed to BCT which extends to the edges of the page and is a jumbled mess.

http://www.redvelvetart.com/

I love how this site is about art, and is a piece of art in itself. I love the hand drawn text and I love the idea of a large ad surrounded by smaller ones placed in the middle of the page.  I want the website i design to be more creative and more hand drawn to give it a more personal feel. 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