Web Designer By: cody sexton

A Web Designer is someone who creates and designs online websites for customers. These projects can vary from Informational Publishing websites to Online Shopping Outlets. Anyone from individuals to large companies can consult with a web designer depending on what they want.

  • Web Designers often design user-friendly website layouts that are easy to use.
  • They also select appropriate Fonts, Colors, and Images for the site as well. They can be either be Hand Picked by the customer, or chosen by the designer to fit in with the views of the company.
  • Web Designers also build test websites to solicit user feedback. This feedback is then used to make changes to the website that may make it more easier to use.
  • Next they submit their designs to the customers for approval. The customers then give their feedback and any necessary changes are made.
  • After that, the Web Designer then checks the website for any glitches and to ensure it works properly.
To become a Web Designer, you must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and take a course of on the job training that usually only lasts a month.
  • Princeton University- New Jersey
  • Harvard University- Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Yale University- New Haven, Connecticut
  • Cornell University- Ithaca, New York
  • Dartmouth College- Hanover, New Hampshire
  1. Creative Services Manager
  2. Email Marketing Designer
  3. Flash Designer/Developer
  4. Mobile Designer
  5. Presentation Specialist
  6. User Interface Designer

Web Designers usually gross $39,840 a year and up, this means they usually make about $19.15 an hour. The job outlook is a 21% decline.

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  2. http://www.rasmussen.edu/degrees/design/blog/8-types-graphic-design-jobs-you-may-not-know-about/
  3. https://www2.careercruising.com/careers/search

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