A web designer is essentially in a supporting role. S/he is supposed to have sound knowledge of design fundamentals and web production techniques. S/he is involved in the project at every stage, so that s/he understands the whole project life cycle.
What does a Web Designer Do?
A web designer is expected to:
Assist in project conceptualization
Create workflows for developers and clients
Follow brand identity norms
Make effective use of typography and images
Create digital advertising assets (like banners, rollovers, etc.)
Skills: Working Place, Customizing, Image and Color Modifications, Case Study - Black & White to Color, Using the Brush and Paint, Working with Selections, Scaling, Knowing the Layers, Filter Gallery, Color Adjustments
Outputs: Web Layout Design, Web Banner, Advertisement, UI Design
Skills: Fundamentals of Website Layout, Basics of Internet, Colors in a website, Planning for a website, The working place, HTML5, Meeting the Client, Starting with the website, Inserting Text and Graphics, Working with Tables, Linking Web Pages, Using CSS3, Using Frames, Using sound, flash, and video, Using Behaviors, Creating forms, Search Engine Optimization, Testing the Website, Uploading the Website, Designing Templates
Outputs: Photo Gallery, Anchored Website, Newsletter, CSS, Video Gallery, Mobile Web Page, Enquiry Form, Website Designing, Web newsletter,