The Importance of Complementary Skills

Published August 26, 2009 by saurav.roy.

Orange, Pear, Apple by Joe Lencioni. Used under a Creative Commons license.

If you’ve been a reader of CSS Newbie for any length of time, I’m sure you’ve noticed that not all of my articles are directly related to CSS. I also talk about HTML, JavaScript, content management systems, ecommerce solutions, and other related skill sets and areas of expertise.

This is for many reasons (for starters, I’d get bored otherwise!), but the main overarching rationale is that these areas of expertise are all complementary. Without HTML, CSS is useless. Without JavaScript, CSS can’t realize its full potential.

This means these skills are just as important as the CSS my site’s name suggests you’ll learn. Read On…