Elan Morgan is a writer and web designer who works from Elan.Works, a designer and editor at GenderAvenger, and a speaker who has spoken across North America. They believe in and work to grow both personal and professional quality, genuine community, and meaningful content online.

The Canadian Weblog Awards Criteria Series: 12 Factors In the Creation of an Aesthetically Pleasing Weblog

"The Criteria Series: 12 Factors In the Creation of an Aesthetically Pleasing Weblog":
The fourth instalment in our ten-part Canadian Weblog Awards Criteria Series is about the importance of weblog aesthetics. 40% of the jury's criteria for judging each weblog in the Canadian Weblog Awards is design-related, and the aesthetics element plays an incredibly important role in the life your weblog.

I have been asked why I have placed an emphasis on aesthetics specifically. Not everyone is a designer, and, if content is king, why demand that weblogs in the Canadian Weblog Awards be pleasing to the eye?

Five Star Friday's Edition #102

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