UI Design with Adobe Illustrator: Discover the ease and power of using Illustrator to design Web sites and apps

By Rick Moore

Create excessive constancy prototypes for advanced web content and applications with the easy-to-learn and super-efficient vector features of Illustrator and make the phobia of consumer alterations a specific thing of the earlier. no matter if you’re a professional Photoshop veteran, a budding clothier, or a person who easily has an excellent eye and inventive imaginative and prescient, this booklet will enable you produce mockups and UI parts in an inventive and efficient way.

Strongly of the opinion that layout will not be take place completely in a browser, Rick Moore demonstrates the right way to layout mockups and UI parts with Illustrator in a fashion you'll now not have learned used to be attainable. examine which instruments are most fitted to a UI layout workflow and the way to customise Illustrator in a manner that matches your variety and circulation. Rick offers specialist tips in the course of the strategy from the preliminary making plans phases to finalizing and sharing your paintings with consumers and others.

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Seventy three bettering the Hierarchy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129 building publications. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy three utilizing Layers for association. . . . . . . . . one hundred thirty Grids Made effortless. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy four The Layers Panel. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred thirty making a Grid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy five show suggestions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133 Making the Gridlines healthy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy eight developing Layers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134 using the Grid to a number of Artboards. . . . . . seventy nine relocating items among Layers . . . . . . . . . . . . one hundred thirty five attaining Pixel Precision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty Tightening Up the format. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 Pixel Preview Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty one end. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139 Aligning gadgets to the Pixel Grid . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty two Coordinates and Reference issues . . . . . . . . . . . eighty five starting the format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88 Typography for the UI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety three taking a look strong at the reveal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety three Typesetting fundamentals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety six vi five Getting fashionable with snap shots UI layout WITH ADoBE ILLUSTRAToR 6 completing Touches 141 Taking Appearances to the subsequent point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142 Illustrator and Photoshop results . . . . . . . . . . . 142 including Old-School sort to the web page Header . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149 Additive types. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158 extra kind recommendations. . . . . . . . . . . 162 Getting textual content into Illustrator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 162 quarter kind concepts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164 Simulating Floats. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 166 utilizing locate and substitute. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 169 operating with pictures. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171 getting ready photographs for Import. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 uploading pictures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 end. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177 Visualizing Interactions with Storyboards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred ninety including Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199 variety Libraries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206 Create colour Schemes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207 transportable shades, Symbols, and kinds . . . . . . . . 211 Templates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 212 Getting Your figure out of Illustrator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 217 Presentation Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 217 Exporting to different codecs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 220 179 Saving PDFs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221 UI layout making plans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred and eighty keep for internet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 222 7 operating Smarter making a website Map . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181 developing Wireframes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187 end. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225 index 226 converse Your layout Intentions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred ninety ntents vii introduction UI layout with Adobe Illustrator I observe correct off the bat that i'm going to this point myself right here. i started my occupation as a photograph fashion designer whilst the internet used to be nonetheless in its infancy. I discovered paste-up suggestions and created marker comps prior to I ever knew that very same stuff might be performed quicker on a working laptop or computer. as soon as I bought out of faculty, it turned obvious in a short time that these abilities, whereas helpful, have been pretty well out of date.

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