Designing a website mockup in Illustrator
I am designing a website in Illustrator and then handing the PDF off to the web developer. What size in inches should my mock up be?
I'm pretty new here so I don't know how much "into detail" I can go, but here are 2 Tips for Designing for web (be it an app or website).
Design in Pixel
- As @Darth_Vader pointed out, don't use inch or any other measurements beside Pixels for designing in Illustrator for Webdesign.
Create a User Interface Kit
- If you have to use elements more than once, I would suggest creating a user interface kit, either in the Symbol Panel
User Interface kit saved in the Symbols library (source: smashingmagazine)
If you want to design a fast markup, I would go with Illustrator. But Photoshop is far more advanced and better to organize the elememts