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So You Want to Work in Web Design: How Art Basics Get You There

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An article by contributor Eileen O’Shanassy. For the past two decades, programming skills and advanced computer knowledge has been the barrier to an entry into web design careers. As important as a background in coding may be, an understanding of art fundamentals is becoming an increasingly necessary quality among web designers. Art students are often unknowingly equipped with perfect web designing skills. Here are some things to augment your art education with to help you gain the job you want. Experience with Popular Design Software In modern digital marketing, pictures and video are vital to a business’s online success. The … / Read more »




5 Awesome Jobs for Technology Lovers

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. The world of technology is fascinating. We are constantly pushing the boundaries and exploring new territories. The tech world brought us smartphones and tablets, and created the amazing apps we use every single day. It invented the next-generation technology that leaves us in awe of science. If you’re obsessed by this culture of invention and innovation, there’s a career out there for you. The technology sector is one of the fastest growing economies on the planet. Websites, apps, and gadgets are powering every business in the world. The tech industry is driving all … / Read more »




5 of the Best Freelance Careers

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. For lots of people, they prefer to work from the comfort of their own home. They don’t like being tied down to one company, they’d rather be free and work for who they want. So what do they do? They become a freelancer of course! There are thousands of freelance careers to choose from, here’s a look at some of the best: 1. Web Designer Everyone is looking for a website these days, so they’re going to need someone to design it. Businesses, in particular, are aware of how essential websites are becoming, … / Read more »




What are the First Steps to a Career in Web Design?

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. If the idea of graduating college and becoming a web designer interests you, then you are in the right place. For many students, the hardest part about college is choosing what career is right for them. But if you already have an idea of something that interests you, like website design, for example, then hold onto it with both hands. Regardless of whether you are a college fresher or are in your final year, it’s never too soon to start planning for your future career. The sooner you do the necessary research and … / Read more »




4 Degrees to Augment Your Creative Powers

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An article by contributor Anica Oaks. Creativity is a valued trait in students as well as employees in a variety of careers. Creative people are innovative, think on their feet, and readily find solutions to problems. In school, creative individuals enjoy courses that are both challenging while still appealing to their intuitive and “out-of-the-box thinking. There are a number of majors and corresponding careers that contain these elements, and can help hone your creative skills for your future endeavors. 1. Creative Writing If you have a way with words, then a degree in creative writing can give you the skills and competitive edge to … / Read more »