A CIW Web Design & Development Professional is proficient in the major areas of Web site creation and management, including site design, application development and networking.. This proficiency in a wide array of skills gives CIW Web Design and Development Professionals many options in the job market.
Web site designers create the "look and feel" that visitors will see when they access a site on the World Wide Web. Web site designers determine the most effective site layouts, color schemes, navigational links and fonts to maintain visitor interest in the site. Site designers primarily establish the organization, mood and tone of the site relative to its content, with input from various parties (stakeholders, marketing, sales and IT departments). In short, Web site designers are responsible for developing the user interface and aesthetics of a Web site, given input from those who know the company's audience and the company's technological abilities.
Web application developers may also lead project teams that design Web applications, so strong project management and analytical abilities are desirable skills for this job role.View Career Track Courses