The job of the webdesigner A little trip round the world of the people, that make it possible for us to explore the sites of the internet.
What do I have to expect in this presentation? What does a webdesigner in the main? What does he have to know and what else should he know? How can one become a webdesigner? What does a webdesigner earn?
What does a webdesigner in the main? Constructing and cultivating websites Interface Design &Corporate Design Layouts Webtemplates Compromisebetweenclient, user and possibilities
What does he have to know? User-friendly designing and accessibility Digital image processing with softwares HTML/XHTML for structuring the content CSS for layout and design Flash with ActionScript for animations Content-Management-Systems HTML-Editors
How to become a webdesigner? (German requirements) Mostly educated graphic designer, media designer or IT specialists Sometimes without any education No subject to legal regulation Everyone could call himself a webdesigner Quality varies in education and experiences
What does a webdesigner earn? Salary depends on company and employment $ 40 000 - $ 55 000 per year „Freelancing“ No stable salary “hourly rate“ until completion of task Varies by education, experience, references In the lower range $ 35 - 45 / hour In the higher range $ 60 - 70 / hour