The thought is music to our ears...a ray of sunshine in our hearts..a fluffy puppy fest in our arms. Needless to say, we're behind you and your brilliant idea. We're so excited, in fact, that we decided to design and build you a website.
When researching schools, be sure to look at the required course list, student portfolios, instructor credentials, and school accreditation.
Regardless of education, a solid, well-rounded portfolio is most important
As with life, you will never be able to please everyone. Have a point of view and make sure it is yours.
@Ryan_Mowery Ryan Mowery
All design and development is based off of patterns. There are design patterns, coding patterns, technology patterns, etc.. If you understand these patterns, you will easily adapt to change in technology.
@BrianFerdinand Brian Ferdinand
Your work will be critiqued and criticized. It's hard to hear at first but it will get easier and you'll become a better designer for it.
@lanceixd Jason Lance
Rely on strategy over tactics, always.
@Stephen_Bamford Stephen Bamford
Eventually, you'll care deeply about the size of the terminal on the descender of a lowercase "y." Embrace this quirk, because your attention to detail will set you apart.
@melanielygraham Melanie Graham
No matter how talented you are or how brilliant your portfolio, employers aren't going to chase after you thrusting fistfuls of cash in your face. Learn how to get paid for your work.
ENJOY, BE INSPIRED, AND KEEP MOVING FORWARD.