Good Design isn’t Just Minimalism

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

But wait…a trend in design where the subject is “reduced to its necessary elements”? As opposed to a design where unnecessary elements are added or kept? Isn’t the removal of the unnecessary a definition of what “good” design is?

Spot on. Minimalism isn’t a design trend.

Source: http://www.usabilitypost.com/2010/07/20/it-isnt-minimalism/

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by Tom Kenny

I’m a freelance web designer and front-end developer with 9 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.