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Whether you’re first entering the world of web design or own a well-established agency, one thing applies to all: you can always learn more. That’s what makes online courses so fabulous. You can learn at your own pace and pick and choose the topics you want to delve deeper into.
Instead of having to hunt around for great web design courses to take, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite online courses. Each of the following will help you to become a more solid web designer, expand your skill set, and/or improve your business direction.
Your Web Designer Toolbox
Unlimited Downloads: 500,000+ Web Templates, Icon Sets, Themes & Design Assets
UX & Web Design Master Course: Strategy, Design, Development
Become a real expert in web design by taking this master course on Udemy. Instructor Joe Natoli walks you through UX principles for creating better web designs that work for visitors and customers.
Ultimate Web Designer & Developer Course: Build 23 Projects!
Here’s another great course on Udemy. The instructor this time is Brad Hussey and he breaks down all the details of what it takes to become a full-stack developer. This covers it all from front-end design to back-end programming.
Web Design for Beginners: Real World Coding in HTML & CSS
If you’re new to the world of web design, you’ll greatly benefit from this web design for beginners course by Brad Schiff. It shows you how to create HTML5, CSS3, and responsive design in real-world examples.
Grow Your Web Design Skills
This fantastic online course on Pluralsight is an obvious choice for expanding your web design skills.
User Experience for Web Design
Another course you might want to consider is this breakdown of user experience in web design put together by Chris Nodder. It’s just under two hours long and aimed at beginners, but even pros could use a refresher now and then.
Introduction to Web Design and Development
Here’s another beginner-level course, this time a full intro to web design and development. It consists of about three and a half hours of instruction that offer in-depth exploration of topics you need to know to advance your skills.
Web Design: Efficient Workflow
For creating a better workflow for running a web design agency or business, this mini-course is a sure bet.
Creating a Responsive Web Design: Advanced Techniques
Responsive design is a must nowadays. Learn more than just the basics here in this just-over-an-hour long advanced course.
Careers in Web Design and Development
If you’re interested in the business side of things, you won’t want to miss this course all about careers in web design and development.
Treehouse: Front End Web Development
Expand Your Web Design Education
Hopefully you now have the tools at your disposal to further your web design education. Completing the above ten online courses will further your skills and help you take the next step in your career. Be sure to also check out our extensive library of tutorials to add to your toolbox. Best of luck in the effort!
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