Web design is made up of many core disciplines, including
- Graphic Design
The graphic designer makes decisions regarding everything you see on the web page: graphics, type, colors, layout, etc.
- Information Design
Information Designers (also called “information architects”) deal with flow charts and diagrams and may never touch a graphic file.
- Interface Design
Interface design focuses on how the page works. The interface of a web site includes the methods for doing things on a site: buttons, links, navigation devices, etc. as well as the functional organization of the page.
- HTML, style sheet, and graphic production
The process of writing HTML and style sheet document is commonly referred to as authoring.
- Scripting and Programming