Skills Summary

Web Design Skills

  • Graphical user interface (GUI) design using HTML/XHTML/CSS, Adobe Fireworks/Photoshop
  • Web standards compliance and basic accessibility issues (as they pertain to (X)HTML)
  • Planning, designing, and implementing web site structure and navigation layout with server side includes and dynamic content
  • Designing, planning and implementing additions to sites
  • Design & layout of eNewsletters
  • Image optimization
  • Knowledgeable with TITLE & META tags and page content for search engine optimization
  • Understanding of screen resolutions and how to design for them
  • Testing with multiple browsers and operating systems to ensure the best compatibility possible

Video Editing

  • Able to perform basic video editing (standard captions and transitions, but no special effects)
  • Video output to DVD or optimized for the web

Graphic Design Skills

  • QuarkXPress & Photoshop in Macintosh & PC environments
  • Designing and laying out advertisements from business card size to full page car ads
  • Image scanning & related software
  • Digital Photography (Nikon D90 and D40)

Application Software

  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Fireworks
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator (beginner)
  • Adobe Premiere Elements
  • QuarkXPress
  • Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Access
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Lotus Notes
  • FTP applications
  • DVD burning suites
  • Microsoft Windows 95 through 10
  • MacOS

Other Computer Skills

  • Software installation and updating
  • Windows OS maintenance
  • Hardware upgrades and installations:
    • CD/DVD drives
    • Hard drives
    • RAM
    • Power supplies
    • Video, sound & multimedia cards
    • Printers & scanners
    • UPSs
    • External drives