Armand Rousso is a Web Developer, Social Media Manager and Small Business Owner in New York. He is also recognized as a originator of Accoona, which is online business directory.
A web developer is a programmer who specialist in, or is specifically engaged in, the development of World Wide Web applications, or distribute network applications that are run over HTTP from a web server to a web browser.
Type of work performed
What Web Developers Do
Web developers design and create websites. They are responsible for the look of the site. They are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity, which are measures of a website’s speed and how much traffic the site can handle. In addition, web developers may create content for the site.
How to Become a Web Developer
The typical education needed to become a web developer is an associate’s degree in web design or related field. Web developers need knowledge of both programming and graphic design.
The median annual wage for web developers was $66,130 in May 2016.
Employment of web developers is projected to grow 27 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Demand will be driven by the growing popularity of mobile devices and ecommerce.
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