Photoshop CC for the Web

Adobe Photoshop is used by a wide range of professionals, and web designers are no exception. In this course, we'll look how you can use Photoshop to create wireframes, and complete web site mockups.
Course info
Rating
(66)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 23, 2016
Duration
3h 32m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(66)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 23, 2016
Duration
3h 32m
Description

Adobe Photoshop is used by a wide range of professionals, and web designers are no exception. In this course, we'll look how you can use Photoshop to create wireframes, and complete web site mockups. The course covers creating a custom web workspace and optimizing web graphics, as well as some valuable tips for producing graphics for onscreen delivery. Towards the end of the course we look how you can speed up your workflow with Photoshop's automation tools.

Course FAQ
Course FAQ
Is Photoshop useful for web design?

Yes! Photoshop is ideal for creating mockups for web pages and sites. It has a vast set of tools and commands that allow for making spot-on visual representations of what you want your web page(s) to look like.

What will I learn in this course?

You will learn:

  • How to get started in Photoshop with a new document, workspace, and artboards
  • How to create a wireframe in Photoshop using a grid system
  • How to prepare and create a mockup with Photoshop's tools
  • Selecting colors, choosing typefaces, and adding background images
  • Image file types and image optimization
  • Much more
What other tools are good for web design?

Aside from Photoshop, some other great web design tools include:

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Firefox Developer
  • Adobe Fireworks
  • Panic Coda
  • Sketch (by Bohemian Coding)
  • Figma
Who should take this course?

Anyone who wants to learn how to use Photoshop to design web pages, especially those interested or working in web design/web development.

Are there prerequisites to this course?

Nope, this course is intended for beginners, so it assumes no prior experience with Photoshop or web design.

About the author
About the author

Matthew Pizzi is an Adobe Certified instructor with over 15 years of experience teaching Adobe applications.

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