As a developer, I love writing code, and I like to think I'm fairly good at it.

However, my chosen field is Web Development, which almost always requires the developer to also act as designer.

I can tell if a design is good or not, I can offer suggestions to improve the layout or UX. But I cannot pick a color scheme, I cannot create a layout, and I am terrible at generating graphics.

As a developer, how can I pickup design?

merged by Rahul Aug 11 '11 at 20:32

This question was merged with What approaches are there to learn design, coming from a development background? because it is an exact duplicate of that question.

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