The impact of revolutionary web design techniques and tools in the last few years have literally made us think “Do we really need two people doing Design & Development?” Have the lines blurred and the very difference of Designing to Development diminishing?
But what if you are creating an awesome looking website with an appealing UI and redefining the User Experience, you’d just need more than front-end programming skills. This would require a great designer who understands the user, has innovative ideas, graphics and aesthetics sense and lot more.
You can be both a designer and developer. You will probably always be better at one, but your goal should be to have some aptitude in each.
No matter what and how the designers or the developers be classified today but we indeed see that the lines are fading out between the two and may be one day we’d call someone with both the skill sets a ‘Devigner’