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The Benefits of Training Online for a Web Design Career

We have reached an age in technology where we have access to a vast amount of information at the click of a button and this has had a massive impact on our daily lives. We are able to connect with friends and family across the...

How much can I earn as a Web Designer?

When starting off in any job, it is important to know how much you can earn and how easy it is to earn a higher salary. Web Designers can earn a very generous salary but similar to most jobs, the more experience you have, the...

Getting your first job in web design

Finding your first job in web design can be as easy or as hard as finding any other job. It depends how prepared you are and ensuring you know exactly what you want. Web designing is the perfect job for someone creative that is...

Re-training as a Web Designer

With the Job market remaining unstable, many people are finding themselves either made redundant or in a position where progression is unlikely. This coupled with the increasing demand for IT professionals and the massive skills...

The importance of great web design

It is important to understand the importance of great web design in detail so that as a candidate at a job interview or a freelancer/contractor speaking to clients you can communicate where you, as a Web Designer, add value....

What are the job opportunities for Web designers?

Web Designers are still very much in demand. Whether you’re starting out in Web Design or an experienced Web Designer there looks to be plenty of career opportunities in the Job Market. The average permanent web design salary...

Expenses guide for web designers

What expenses can I claim as a Contractor working through my own limited company? HM Revenue and Customs have produced a heavyweight 100 page guide called: '2007 Expenses and benefits - A tax guide'. However, if you don’t have...

How freelance web designers can increase take home pay

As a web designer, you’ll have the choice to work through an Umbrella company or Limited Company. Of course, there are pros and cons for each method - all personal situations are different. Our recommended London accountancy firm...

Finding Contract and Freelance work

With there being so many web designers out there competition can be quite stiff but as long as you work hard at your marketing and networking activities there should always be bread on the table. Like the majority of...