|A Picture Is Worth 1000 Words: Visual Design in E-Learning
|Overview of visual design principles as applied to learning design.
|The importance of visual design and aesthetics in e-learning
||Brief overview of visual design principles. Quick read and informative.
|Using Visual Design to Improve the Online Learning Experience: A Synthesis of Research on Aesthetics
||A review of the academic literature focusing on how to design online courses in an aesthetically pleasing manner.
|The Power of Simplicity
||Brief overview of simplicity/minimalism in learning design.
|The Essential Guide to Minimalist Design for E-Learning
||Short article providing practical advice for creating minimalist designs. Focus is more on visuals. Very little discussion of learning.