Naresh

What are the necessary skills required to become a Web Designer?

Can you provide me details about all thses skills

by Naresh
4 answers
| Share :

4 answers

RE: What are the necessary skills required to become a Web Designer?

Ravi Duhan
Ravi Duhan

You can refer to this link

RE: What are the necessary skills required to become a Web Designer?

Prathamesh Kapote
Prathamesh Kapote
Verified Career Expert
Founder And Director At Canvas Career
  • Nasik

Hello Dear Friend,
Welcome to CareerGuide.com
Thanks for approaching us and writing us your career query.

Well it would have been good if you would have provided us your educational background.

Web Designing is a field that deals with the digital communication where creativity ,vivid imagination is very important. Its the field where a person needs to make the proper use of his creative sense and imagination with the words. Its one of the medium of Marketing as the web designers design the Logos,Websites etc. Its some of the work related to the branding.

There has been a great demand for the Web Designers nowadays because of the competitive edge and everyone wants their product advertisements/logos/websites to be designed uniquely and attractive in order to attract the customers.

In order to make a good career in this field one needs to have some of the key skills or need to learn the skills :-
1.Creative Mind
2.Vivid Imagination
3.Develop new Ideas
4.Technical Knowledge
5.Software's know how viz.Photoshop,Dreamweaver,Corel etc.
6.Good Communication Skills because designer needs to interact with clients or team members.
7. Patience
8.Good hold over coding languages like PHP,HTML,CSS,Flash etc.
9.one should be aware of new emerging web technologies.

These are the some of the skills that a web designer should have. Some of the skills can be developed with the learnings.One can either complete a degree course in web designing or one also have an option of short term courses like Diploma courses in web designing in various government and private institutes.
For Diploma course you can take an admission in the institutes like Arena Animation,Frameboxx etc.

There are many career opportunities for the right candidate with the necessary skills both in India and abroad.

I hope you find this information relevant to your career query.

Feel free to get in touch again.

Wish you Good Luck thumbsup

Thank You
Warm Regards,
Prathamesh K.

RE: What are the necessary skills required to become a Web Designer?

Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
Verified Career Expert
Consulting Psychologist
  • Delhi

Dear Aspirant,
Thanks for writing to www.careerguide.com!

To become a web designer you need to have an eye for designing, knowledge of certain softwares and some programming skills.

I am listing important skills for a professional web designer:

Writing & editorial
Graphic designing
Web page production in HTML/CSS
Social Engine Optimization
Business sense

You need to know operating of following softwares that are useful for designing:

1) Photoshop, 2) Flash, 3) Corel draw and 4) Dreamweaver

In addition to that you also need to learn coding and programming skills to build website. Programming skills you MUST know are:
HTML and CSS ( these are are the building blocks of all web development.)
Application programming interface (API) (such as Document Object Model - DOM, for markup documents, like HTML, SVG, MathML, and XML.)
PHP, Jquery and Java (are other important programme coding language web designers must know.)

Website maintenance and trouble shooting skills:
Web designers are also engaged in uploading website online, website maintenance and any troubleshooting. For this, you should know webhosting platforms, web traffic analysis, web content management etc.

Short term courses to learn web designing:
Online free as well as paid courses (for example,
https://alison.com/learn/web-development, https://teamtreehouse.com/tracks/web-design etc.)

Certificate/ diploma courses from private institutes (for example, pearl academy, arena multimedia, etc.)

Hope this is helpful.

For any more queries, feel free to write back.

Best Wishes,
Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD

RE: What are the necessary skills required to become a Web Designer?

This topic is now closed. New replies are no longer allowed.
Latest ANSWERS

What are the different options for a person having interest in computer science?

Hello, If you have interest in the Computer Field you can make career in the Computer Science by doing graduation or Diploma Courses in the Computer S .. read more

Are there any short term courses available for being a mainatannce techinician for autocomponent ?

Hello, You can make career in the Railways if you complete the technical course ITI or Polytechnic courses.It has various career possibilities in the .. read more

Which course should I join after 10th to enter in agriculture sector

sir, i am Prasun Chakraborty from Malda ....can i read agriculture after madhyamik??   .. read more

wants to know the future scope of the stream selector test

Hello, Recently govt. has released several vacancies in the Railways you can make career in the Railways fields.If you are preparing for the Railways .. read more
Most Popular

How is the typical day of a Interior Designer?

An interior designer is an artist who designs or decorates interior of a home through his creativity. Every designer has a basic routine that is like .. read more

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

How join navy after 12 th   .. read more

what to do after polytechnic

The ITI and Polytechnic courses is the basic requirement of the various private and govt. companies recruiting in the Construction and Engineering fie .. read more

What are top 10 colleges for Jewellery Designing in the world?

You can get some inputs in this link:- .. read more
Caching Date: 4/20/2018 10:44:27 AM