If you are thinking of becoming a professional web designer and be able to tackle big web projects, here are 10 skills you will need to learn.
1. HTML and CSS.
Every individual who is thinking of becoming a web designer must first learn HTML and CSS.
In almost all webpages HTML and CSS are inevitable. HTML is use for creating webpages. While CSS is what beautifies your web pages.
You will be able to create static webpages with just this 2 skills.
2. PHP and MYSQL.
When you are skilled enough In HTML and CSS, PHP is a programming language that will help a long way in your web design and development career. As it is use to build dynamic webpages. This is a language that you embed into your html. It is one of the most powerful programming language on the web and can not only be used to build dynamic web pages but also can be used to create web applications.
The MySQL is a database, And PHP is the best programming language that can connect to MYQL database.
With the combination of the above skills you could be able to tackle big web design projects.
While I can’t go on further giving brief introduction of each skills, I will just list the rest.
You can always check up each of them on Google.
3. JAVA Scripts
8. HTML5 and CSS3
This is an upgraded version of HTML and CSS.
9. Graphics Design
Ever since I was introduced to WordPress, I realized I covered more web design projects in less time than before.
WordPress is a content management system (CMS) that is free and priceless.
Now that I have talked on the skills you will need to learn to become a professional web designer, W3schools.com is a place you can start from in acquiring the skills.
Videos tutorials will be a better way of learning or you can just simply enroll in a computer school that teaches this skills.
I am a web designer, I took this as a career. I started my own web design company in 2012. Ever since then I have been making money designing websites and blogs for people.
You can check me out on Design Surf Web Studios.
A tip for you:
You don’t necessarily need to learn all 10 skills in other to create professional websites and blogs like me.
And seriously I don’t know all skills yet.
Web design is one of the most profitable business and easy to start with less start-up cost.
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