This wiki is in very early stages and is a work in progress.
This page contains all notes on Web designer over and above what we put in our career review. Read the review first, here.
- 1 Profile type
- 2 What is this career path?
- 3 Personal fit
- 4 Career capital
- 5 Exploration value
- 6 Role impact
- 7 Job satisfaction
- 8 Alternatives
- 9 Past experience
- 10 Take action
- 11 Best resources
- 12 Remaining issues
- 13 Research process
What is this career path?
What does the work involve?
What are the major stages of this career?
What are the major sub-options within this path?
What is it like day-to-day?
What are the people like?
What does it take to progress?
Who should especially consider this option?
Direct impact potential
Learn web design
The best online resource we found is HackDesign. The next best is SkilledUp’s list of best online graphic design courses for beginners.
Other courses and resources include:
- Skill Crush
- Design Lab
- HTML & CSS on Codecademy
- Design Tutorials on Lynda
- UX Design bootcamp on Bloc
Build a portfolio
- Tips for Creating a First-Class Personal Portfolio
- Build a Killer Online Portfolio in 9 Easy Steps
- How to Create a Web Design Portfolio With No Job Experience
- How to Develop a Portfolio for Web Design
- Nothing to put in your portfolio? Read this!
- The 7 Elements of A Great Portfolio Website
- How to Build an Impressive Portfolio When You’re New to Tech