Web Design for Photographers
Duration: 2 Days or 4 Evenings / 10 Hours
Requirements: A Laptop (PC or Mac) with Photoshop or Lightroom CC, CS6 or CS5 installed
What is the module about?
Websites are without a doubt the most important presentation media for photographers and it is vital to showcase your work in a professional manner that’s sure to draw potential client views.
In our web design for photographers module, we use Squarespace as the standard web template service as they provide a very high visual standard that is easy to customise and configure.
As a last step we fine-tune your search engine optimisation to ensure high visibility and online strategies to direct more traffic to your website.
What will we cover?
Define the student’s branding
Acquire an individual domain name
Develop the individual design
Overview of the template web pages offered on the market
Define what makes a good photographer’s webpage
Structure of the web page, categories
Image selection and conversion for web use
Building the site
Uploading and updating
Search engine optimisation
By the end of the module you will:
– Own a website that showcases your work
– Understand the factors that define a good website
– Know how to update and develop your site
– Apply SEO and how to direct traffic to your site
Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri, 6.30pm — 9pm
Sat & Sun, 10am – 4pm