how it was done:
I started with a few sketches deciding the shape I wanted the site to take along with some storyboard/flowchart lists of the logical flow of information I wanted to achieve.

When I was happy with this I created several
mock-ups in Photoshop based around my sketches, laying out full pages to get a true feel for the final site before deciding upon the final design...
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[launch site]