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25 Sep 2007, 05:01 AM
The age of technology has brought forth jobs that were never in existence before. With the ever increasing rise in technology IT field is offering more career avenues where dream of many talented youth is coming true. Website designing services is fast evolving as one such career.

In electronic media, with the advent of internet and IT making its presence at every nook and corner of the world, internet marketing is emerging as a highly preferred method of marketing around the globe. Manufacturers and service providers finds a unique advantage in possessing a professionally designed website to reach targeted clients across the length and breadth of the world. In such a scenario, talented graduates can see a good prospect in web designing ,as the career opportunities in this field shows a steady growth in the predicted graph.

Web designing includes, designers, and programmers/developers. Though, bachelors degree is the requirement for an entry level job, to be professional designer one need to equip oneself with high level programs. While designer designs the main interface of the webpage, the brain work of the programmer make the website more user friendly and provide the intended services. Designer is the artist in front of the programmer who in turn use tools like PHP, ASP, JAVA, XML etc to develop the website.

Companies providing website designing services are mushrooming day by day as the demand for the website designers is rising among the product and service providers, advertisers, publishers and corporate organisations. Clients relay on the designers to develop the content and context of the message in addition to performing the technical layout. Hence , the web designing service providers should visualise the needs of the client and should be aware of consumer’s taste. In this field of keen competition one need to be creative and has to come up with strategic design to communicate the intended goal of the client.

The IT boom has changed the traditional concepts regarding a prospective career. Aspiring youth of the present generation is showing the courage to venture into a field, their predecessors were not daring to. Information technology has brought in revolutionary change in job opportunites.
Every revolutionary change requires a ‘first act’... in the words of Robert Frost; “somewhere ages and ages hence:
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I –
I took the one less travelled by,
and that has made all the difference”.