April 18, 2017

A to Z of Design: H is for hierarchy

Filed under: Design & Art — lidia @ 10:16 pm

H is for hierarchy

An important principle of graphic design is visual hierarchy. It communicates to the viewer the importance of each element in relation to the rest. Elements with more importance are made bolder in size, weight or color. Items are also arranged on the page according to their importance to the reader or viewer.

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