Will Web Designers Become Obsolete?

September 30, 2010

Smashing Magazine has an excellent analysis of the future of web site design, and the news is not good for professional web designers. Could we become the next generation of typesetters – the well paying job that was eliminated with the advent of desktop publishing? There are lots of reason to think so. Function over Form. Content is King. Mobile Apps are King. Even (shudder) FaceBook.

Read this piece and a rebuttal, I Want to be a Web Designer When I Grow Up here.


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