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Who do you follow for Web design on Twitter?
Twitter is more and more popular and it's a great way to stay up-to-date in almost any field. But finding people to follow can be challenging. Find out what Web designers other About.com readers follow and why. And then share your favorite Tweeting Web designers.

Working as a Web Designer
Working as a Web designer is a challenging job. There are difficult co-workers, bosses, and even customers, plus there are a lot of things you need to know to do the job well. Find out how other designers started doing the job, what the work is like, what the best parts of the job are as well as the worst. If you are already a designer, share your thoughts on the job. See submissions

What do you hate about Project Managers?
Project managers are the team members that keep the project moving forward. When there is a conflict between team members they are the ones that help resolve it so that the website gets built in a timely fashion or the Web application is updated regularly. But many Web designers and Web think that Project Managers hate them - at least they seem like they are being as annoying as possible.

What Web Designers and Web Developers Hate About Project Managers
Most large Web teams are made up of many people. And in order to keep those teams and projects on schedule and under budget, there is usually a project manager as well. But while a good project manager keeps teams working together smoothly, they can often be annoying to the Web designers and developers working with them.

What do you hate about Web Developers - Pet Peeves About Web …
Web developers are the programmers on a website team. They focus on the details of how the site works and functions and often forget about the aesthetics of a site. But in this quest, they can be very annoying for their co-workers to work with. Find out what annoys other people about Web developers and share your pet peeves about them here.

What do you hate about Web Designers - Pet Peeves About Web Designers
Web designers are the artists on a website team. They focus on the details of the look and feel and often forget about other aspects of the site in their quest to make it look perfect. But in this quest, they can be very annoying for their co-workers to work with. Find out what annoys other people about Web designers and share your pet peeves about them here.

What Web Developers Hate About Web Designers
Web developers and Web designers both work on websites, often on the same site at the same time. But they don't always work smoothly together. Web developers are the programmers of a website and tend to worry less about how the site looks than how it works.

What Web Designers Hate About Web Developers
Web developers and Web designers both work on websites, often on the same site at the same time. But they don't always work smoothly together. Web designers are the artists of a website and tend to worry less about the function of the site in favor of making it look good.

What do you wish your Web design clients understood about Web design?
Web design is complicated, but there are a lot of clients who think that they know more than they really do. Find out what things About.com readers wish their clients knew about Web design so you can avoid annoying your Web designers. Or submit your own wishlist.

6 Things Your Web Designer Wants You to Understand
When you\'re working witn a Web designer, whether freelance or as part of your company, there are some things you should know about the Web and the job of building Web pages that will make it easier for you to work with her.

What Web Design Are You Working On Right Now?
What Web design project are you working on right now? Show us your work in progress. What are the challenges of this design and what are the joys? Come see what Web designers are working on.

What do I need to switch design firms?
Choosing a design firm to work on your website is challenging, but what if you need to change? There are things you should think about before you change designers, and things you should make sure you know about your site.

About HTML Forum
If you're looking for help with HTML issues, the professional Web developers that frequent this forum are here to help.

The List of Web Designers
An easy to search list of Web designers. Search the list by services, by area, or by name. <a href="http://webdesign.thelist.com/add.php">Add your Design firm</a> for free.

About Web Design Forum
If you're looking for help with Web design issues, the professional Web designers that frequent this forum are here to help.

Web Designers Directory
A comprehensive listing of Web designers all over the world and by services. Find a designer or <a href="http://www.1234-find-web-designers.org/add-business.html">add your Web Design business</a>.

About Web Design / HTML Newsletter
The About Web Design / HTML newsletter is a weekly newsletter detailing what's new and current on the Web Design / HTML site at About. If you want to learn more about Web design, this is the newsletter to get.

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