Hero Images – Do They Live Up to Their Name?

Sorry, but I might sound kind of biased… I love hero images (and hero sections). For me – and please bear with me – they’re the definition of what web design should be. And I’m not even talking about their visual appearance. What I mean is their purpose. Or rather, their nearly perfect ability to convey a single idea really well. You see, in web design, we’re constantly taught that a homepage should have preferably just one single goal. (Read more...)