Learn Web Design

Web Design is not what it used to be. It’s now a sort of nebulous term that encompasses a LOT of technologies. No matter what sort of sites you plan on designing, I feel there’s no substition for a good understanding of standards-compliant xhtml and css. Of course, it helps if you know some graphics programs too, like Photoshop or the cheaper alternative, Paintshop Pro. Notice I didn’t mention any web design programs…well, I said learn web design not make a website real quick and dirty like.

Here’s some of my advice under ‘Learn Web Design‘ at 43things…a place where people tag, discuss and connect about things they’ve done and would like to do.

Getting started.
A word on web standards.