The visual design of any solution, be it an elearning course, infographic or a performance support tool plays a large role in the effectiveness of that resource.
In this week’s #GuildChat we explore the importance of visual design elements such as type, space, color, images, contrast. We will discuss the impact that this oft overlooked aspect of instructional design has on the ideas, concepts, and facts being taught and look to the community to share some of the best tips, techniques and resources you can leverage today to bring clarity to your content!
Join us THIS Friday!
Q1 What is the relationship between graphic and visual design? Example? #GuildChat
Q2 How can thoughtful visual design make information easier to understand? #GuildChat
Q3 What visual design issues do you find distract from content or get in the way of people understanding it? #GuildChat
Q4 How can you balance the visual design need for whitespace (empty areas in your design) with requests from SMEs/Stakeholders to cram as much content into a design as possible? #GuildChat
Q5 How can you tell if a visual design choice is helping your content or hurting it? #GuildChat
Q6 Where do you look for visual design inspiration? #GuildChat
Q7 What tools have you found to make the visual design of your projects easier and/or faster? #GuildChat
Q8 What are some of your favorite sources for great visual design resources (like images, fonts, icons, videos, etc)? #GuildChat
Missed this GuildChat? Don’t worry – you can still read through what happened on our Storify of the chat!