Web designers/developers design, create, produce and maintain websites using relevant software packages.
Duties & Tasks
Web designers may perform the following tasks:talk with clients and discuss ideas to get a clear understanding of their requirementsdevelop website contentmanage the image and copyrights of the company on the internetdecide on the design aspects of the website, including the use of graphics, links and formsensure text and graphic elements mesh together as a cohesive, eye-catching workdevelop custom programmes to extend the functionality of websitestalk with writers, designers, system administrators and other IT staff to ensure the website will fulfil its purposemaintain or update the website once it is completed by adding new content, illustrations or featurescoordinate other people, such as designers and writers, to help maintain the website.
Web designers are often required to travel locally, nationally and internationally to meet clients and other people working on particular projects, such as designers and systems specialists.par Working conditions can be stressful at times, especially when deadlines need to be met.
- creative aptitude for technical tasks good communication skills able to work as part of a team committed to understanding new technology and upgrading skills.