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Get a Web Design Job

Get a Web Design Job

InsideTech

May 27, 2008

Web designers conceive, create, and manage the visual interface of Web sites and applications. In designing the front-end of Web destinations, they play a significant role in how those products interact with and are perceived by their intended audiences. But a Web designer’s work doesn’t stop with just visual design. Many Web designers handle the CSS coding that drives their sites, and others work frequently with interactive elements such as Flash.

Median Salary

$52,000

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Education Requirements

Most Web designers have some type of art education, preferably a degree in graphic or interactive design. Certifications aren’t generally required, but in pursuing a Web design job, you’ll need to create a portfolio you can show to prospective employers or clients..

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  3. Brush Up Your IT Resume
  4. Look For an IT Job
  5. Prepare for Your Interviews
  6. Nail the Salary Negotiation


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