A collection of free resources to learn graphic and web design
Aquent Gymnasium is a free online school with great set of courses sponsored by Aquent. Platform is nicely designed with good quality video content.
The GEL guidelines are a reference point for designing BBC services across Web, Mobile, iPTV and Tablet.
Style Tiles are a design deliverable consisting of fonts, colors and interface elements that communicate the essence of a visual brand for the web.
Designing for the Web
Designing for the web is different than designing for any other medium. The breadth of skills required is sometimes daunting. The depth of experience required, seemingly unobtainable. Yet, the medium attracts designers from all spheres of design practice: from engineering and architecture, to product and graphic design.