Displaying Images and Their Characteristics from Websites on Users Computers

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Goran Bidjovski 1,*

1. Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Graphic Design, International Balkan University, Skopje, Macedonia

* Corresponding author.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5815/ijigsp.2014.05.05

Received: 9 Jan. 2014 / Revised: 5 Feb. 2014 / Accepted: 7 Mar. 2014 / Published: 8 Apr. 2014

Index Terms

Web design, images characteristics, displaying of images on users computer, harmony of website, composition of web pages


The subject of the research in this scientific paper are images on the websites, with special emphasis on displaying images chosen by the Web designer, along with its characteristic, on computers of various users. In addition, users can have different operating systems, different browsers, and different preferences in terms of their computers settings. An overall direction for using images and their characteristics when designing web pages, as well as some advice and opinions on the same topic are presented here. After that, several problems which arise from displaying images on the web pages of the computer of users are analyzed, for which a few solutions for the problems, as well as recommendations on which solution when to be chosen are also given in this text. A problem with a speed for loading web pages in correlation with size of images on those pages is studied as well. Then, problems with a speed for loading web pages in correlation with number of images on the page, problems with loading speed of second image on rollover, problems with a speed for loading web pages in correlation with size of background image, problems with texture in vertical bars used for background in web pages, and problems with users monitor size and background image are also analyzed. Finally, the problem with displaying the page without specifying image height and width is also considered.

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Goran Bidjovski,"Displaying Images and Their Characteristics from Websites on Users Computers", IJIGSP, vol.6, no.5, pp.36-44, 2014. DOI: 10.5815/ijigsp.2014.05.05


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