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Personal Site – http://julia.na/

a. What is the site’s overall purpose or message?

The purpose of website is the all the basic information you need to know about her and her work.

b. Who is the site’s target audience?

Her friends and anyone who interested in author.

 c. How well do the site’s design elements (structure and navigational system, fonts, color scheme, and page layout) and content elements (text, images, and other content) support the site’s message, satisfy target audience expectations, and contribute to the overall look and feel of the site? Be specific by discussing the effectiveness of each design or content element.

Simplicity, black and white colors, fix-positioned menu, always staying before users’ eyes and plenty of information about its owner’s activities – this is not the full list of this website’s advantages.

d. Are the design concepts of balance, proximity, alignment, and focus evident in the site’s design? If yes, where? If no, what changes would you suggest to incorporate these design concepts?

Yes, everything in that site are balance. The balance, proximity, and focus are all pretty clear. 

e. Does the home page adequately provide answers to visitors’, who? What?, and Where? Questions? If yes, how? If no, what suggestions can you make for design or content that will adequately answer these basic home page questions?

Homepage gives you all the basic information you need to know about her and her work in a clean, easy-to-read way. Plus, her “services” section explains exactly what she’s looking for, making it easy for people to understand how they can work with her.

 

Educational Site – Time4Learning.com

a. What is the site’s overall purpose or message?

To learn and educate students. To expand the knowledge of students

 

b. Who is the site’s target audience?

The site is targeting for kids from preschool to 12th Grade.

c. How well do the site’s design elements (structure and navigational system, fonts, color scheme, and page layout) and content elements (text, images, and other content) support the site’s message, satisfy target audience expectations, and contribute to the overall look and feel of the site? Be specific by discussing the effectiveness of each design or content element.

The design elements this site uses seems to work well. The structure, navigational system, font, and page layout all seem to work well and get the job done. The only suggestion I can make is that the color scheme seems to be a bit bland but this is programming we are talking about after all so it may be fitting.

d. Are the design concepts of balance, proximity, alignment, and focus evident in the site’s design? If yes, where? If no, what changes would you suggest to incorporate these design concepts?

The balance, proximity, and focus are all pretty clear.  The colors, the graphics, and photographs are all great, but what’s of great importance is the layout.

e. Does the home page adequately provide answers to visitors’, who? What?, and Where? Questions? If yes, how? If no, what suggestions can you make for design or content that will adequately answer these basic home page questions?

The home page does answer a lot of questions provided for people.

 

 Commerce Site -Amazon

 

a. What is the site’s overall purpose or message?

It must provide material that a potential customer is looking for.

 b. Who is the site’s target audience?

Everyone

c. How well do the site’s design elements (structure and navigational system, fonts, color scheme, and page layout) and content elements (text, images, and other content) support the site’s message, satisfy target audience expectations, and contribute to the overall look and feel of the site? Be specific by discussing the effectiveness of each design or content element.

Structure, navigation system, and page layout are all good. 

 

d. Are the design concepts of balance, proximity, alignment, and focus evident in the site’s design? If yes, where? If no, what changes would you suggest to incorporate these design concepts?

 Proximity is good and consistent throughout the site; The balance, alignment, and focus all work in conjunction with each other to make an enjoyable online shopping experience.

 

 e. Does the home page adequately provide answers to visitors’, who? What?, and Where? Questions? If yes, how? If no, what suggestions can you make for design or content that will adequately answer these basic home page questions?

The home page does answer a lot of questions provided for customers.  The site also provides quick links to seasonal shopping sections along with general recommendation areas