Learn Design From The Masters—First Up: Mark Boulton

Matthew Magain

Today we published the first in our series of SitePoint Community Interviews with renowned designers, entitled Mark Boulton’s Freelance Design Secrets.

In the interview, Andy Kowalik, one of our mentors on the SitePoint Forums talks to UK-based designer Mark Boulton about how he got started in design, how he made the leap from salaried employee to business owner, and picks Mark’s brains on grid theory, typography, and other peculiarities of design on the Web.

Go read it now!

Is there a web designer you’d like to see us interview? Let us know in the comments, and we’ll track them down and put them in the spotlight.

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  • Anonymous

    I believe the proper word is titled not entitled.

    titled-
    1. the distinguishing name of a book, poem, picture, piece of music, or the like.
    2. a descriptive heading or caption, as of a chapter, section, or other part of a book.
    3. title page.
    4. a descriptive or distinctive appellation, esp. one belonging to a person by right of rank, office, attainment, etc.: the title of Lord Mayor.
    5. Sports. the championship: He won the title three years in a row.
    6. an established or recognized right to something.
    7. a ground or basis for a claim.
    8. anything that provides a ground or basis for a claim.
    9. Law.
    a. legal right to the possession of property, esp. real property.
    b. the ground or evidence of such right.
    c. the instrument constituting evidence of such right.
    d. a unity combining all of the requisites to complete legal ownership.
    e. a division of a statute, lawbook, etc., esp. one larger than an article or section.
    f. (in pleading) the designation of one’s basis for judicial relief; the cause of action sued upon, as a contract or tort.

  • http://www.magain.com/ mattymcg

    Anonymous the use of the word is correct, ie “to call by a particular title or name”. e.g. What was the book entitled? Thanks.