Articles

I have collated some articles about website design, web development and other things relating to the industry aimed mainly at people hoping to start out in the industry and also people who are looking for their website designer with whom to start a web project.

Articles

Some thoughts + musings from me about web stuff.

May 07, 2009
3 Strategies to help with managing your web clients

Recently I wrote about the differences in the expectations, understanding and objectives of the 3 main stakeholders in any web development/business relationship namely the client, the web company and the ethical web professional. I hinted that I may try to come up with a few strategies for dealing with these conflicts from the point of view of the web professional. Well I have and here are 3 of them.

Posted in Web Advice, Web Project Management

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Apr 04, 2009
The client, the IT company and the ethical web professional

When it comes to web solutions, websites, web applications or any combination of these, it has become increasingly clear to me over the years that we are dealing with 3 very different sets of expectations, understanding and objectives. Be assured, not everyone will be singing from the same song sheet.

Posted in Web Design, Web Development, Web Project Management

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Mar 22, 2009
The 3 most important skills for a trainee web developer/web designer

Having spent the last 8 months working with a trainee and taking it upon myself to give them a firm grounding in all aspects of web development, I decided to write this article which is primarily aimed at young school leavers or under graduates hoping to embark on a career in the web industry . Of course those of you reading who are yourselves involved in the industry and have a few years experience behind you may like to add your own ideas on what you feel are the 3 most important skills to acquire.

Posted in Web Advice, Web Design, Web Development

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Feb 23, 2009
The importance of content collection in the project cycle

I just can’t emphasize enough how important this is. I have tried to lay it out from the perspective of all the parties involved to show how it relates to their specific requirements

Posted in Web Advice, Web Project Management

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