We have been ingrained with a lot of rules and regulations since our childhood. And out of curiosity, whenever we asked why, the answer was- some traditions and customs must be followed…😤
And this didn’t end there, even in UI/UX too, the same is followed even today.
So many rules and no clear explanation of Why.❓
In this blog, we’ll try to understand the reasons why certain guidelines must be followed when designing. For example, why we shouldn’t use red background on blue and vice-versa? Why button should have a certain touch area? And so on.
To begin with, the majority of the rules related to the design are actually connected with how the human body is structured or as we call it, Designed. Not clear? We’ll go one by one discussing the reasons behind most widely used 6 rules.
1. Why is Red font on a blue background is big NO ❌?
The choice of font color and the background color is usually based on factors such as contrast, legibility, and aesthetic appeal. However, it is important to ensure that the combination of colors provides good contrast, making the text easy to read. But why is it hard to read?