Golden Ratio in Modern CSS

January 20, 2009

Harmony. A word that sounds so beautiful, like its own meaning. But how is it possible to achieve it in every place of our layout design? “Golden Ratio” is the answer.

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The Vignelli Canon

January 9, 2009

A 96 page PDF book by the master Massimo Vignelli on better understanding typography in graphic design with a nice section of grids.

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Feeling Your Way Around Grids

January 6, 2009

The Golden Section, Golden Ratio, and the grandiose Divine Proportion are all names for the same thing; a ratio of 1.618.

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Five Simple Steps to Designing Grid Systems

December 18, 2008

Five steps that cover the elements which make a successful grid system and how they can be applied to a number of media outputs.

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Designing Grid Systems for Flash

December 8, 2008

This article walks you through the process of creating a grid based on the golden ration for a Flash based site that will work for screen resolutions of 1024×768 and up.

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Phiculator

November 28, 2008

Phiculator is a simple tool which, given any number, will calculate the corresponding number according to the golden ratio.

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