Most designers never expected to be learning computer languages or writing code -- but on the Web, yesterday's distinctions are history. If you haven't already, it's entirely likely that you'll be called upon to write at least simple scripts to provide for interactivity or dynamic web pages -- especially if you work solo or as part of a small design shop.
Bill Camarda is a consultant, writer, and web/multimedia content developer with nearly 20 years' experience in helping technology companies deploy and market advanced software, computing, and networking products and services. He served for nearly ten years as vice president of a New Jerseybased marketing company, where he supervised a wide range of graphics and web design projects. His 15 books include Special Edition Using Word 2000 and Upgrading & Fixing Networks For Dummies®, Second Edition.