The construction of a website is much like any other design process – there are certain steps that are taken that allow for a coherent accomplishment of intent. Traditionally, whether for a print or product design, the steps used in planning and refinement are long established.

What you will find here are some of the issues to also consider when planning for such a development in the online/electronic arena. The issues we will look at are all inter-related: The arrangement of of visual details are dependent upon the organization of content. These comes from the goals that we intend for our users – which, of course, affects the overall navigation scheme which, in turn, is determined by who the audience might be. Everything should work together to bring about a harmonious design that allows your site to function seamlessly and without confusion.

Here are some things to consider: