As the name suggests Web Designing is the art of designing websites. A website is a collection of web pages which contain content like data, images, videos and other information or in other words, a website is a collection of electronic documents and applications.
A web page is written in plain text containing some instructions in Hyper Text Mark-up Language (HTML). Web Designing is the process of creating content and providing to the user through internet or most specifically through World Wide Web. Creating such a website requires good graphic design, easy and intuitive site navigation, logical site layout and good web copy.
The goal of most web designers is to create an attractive, easily accessible and functional website that will convince the visitor to become potential customers. HTML is a common language for building and designing website. Whether you are building a brand new website, or re-designing an old website he should always keep in mind that a web designer needs to consider a variety of online selling principles while designing an e-commerce website.
It is not necessary that the designer should have complete knowledge because most of the content is the simple text. A little bit understanding of HTML can do as the HTML tags are for the understanding of the browser. The designing of websites also depend on the type of web page to be designed whether it is static or dynamic page.
There are two types of web pages:-
- Static Web Page: The page whose content does not change until any manual changes are made.
- Dynamic Web page: The page whose content changes depending upon the input from the user or the computing environment.
Depending upon the demand of the client web is designed accordingly. So web designing is the skill of designing documents electronically and it should be attractive, fast-loading, user friendly, focuses on your content and has a high stickiness factor to it. Thus a good designed website decides the flow of traffic.
Author: Deepali Barthwal