freelanceswitch.com/designer/the-secret-to-getting-a-lot-of-web-design-work/, posted 2007 by peter in business design freelance webdesign
So how do you get web design jobs? Or any other type of job? Here are some things that have worked for me.
This is my proposal for a kinder, gentler HTML 5. The new language I am proposing is not totally compatible with HTML 4. But HTML 4 was not totally compatible with HTML 3, and XHTML would not have been totally compatible anyway, so that's ok.
The foundational YUI Reset CSS file removes and neutralizes the inconsistent default styling of HTML elements, creating a level playing field across A-grade browsers and providing a sound foundation upon which you can explicitly declare your intentions.