The basic requirement to equip Web Design has access to a computer to the Internet and web design software.
I should also add that knowledge of graphic design is also essential in this field if you want to spend too much time on it.
Normally, there would always be the caveat that any individual wishing to pursue this activity should have some form of training for the individual to be properly educated. You really do not need a degree or diploma in computer science, but of dedication. I personally know a lot of young men and women who have college degrees, but are already making a living from this business.
There are over 350 software that is used by hundreds of people around the world, but the most popular software is Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft FrontPage and Macromedia Flash. You will also need to know a certain level of html.
Another problem is that knowledge is needed about how to register domain names and website hosting.
It is also the need to have a registered name. The need for this is because their clients want to make sure they are dealing with a business suit and not just an individual. This is very important to your business continuity in the present.
Insofar as there are many people trying to get into this business, we must insist on the professionalism of the designer.
Web design is a very lucrative business that anyone can participate and earn a living.
So I recommend the activity for young men and women so they can create their own wealth, without seeking a government job. The market is huge. More people should be involved and this will also promote competition and lower prices.