Web design and development has been one of the fastest growing sections of the Information Technology industry since the mid ‘90s. This growth has been fueled by businesses wanting to sell products and services to their customers and to automate workflow, as well as the growth of many web design and web development companies.
Professionals in web design and web development plan, design and create content delivered through websites via the internet and displayed by web browsers like Internet Explorer, Netscape and more. Web Designers are responsible for conceptualizing the creative aspect of the website design, as well as how it functions. They work with graphics software such as Adobe Photoshop, and Illustrator and Macromedia Flash.