What is Instructional Design?
Instructional Design involves more than simply designing websites for schools, post secondary institutions and corporte training. As Christy Tucker points out, the role of instructional designers is to do more than simply dump content into a website...they use technology to engage learners. See Christy's blog for more discussion on the pedagogical aspects of instructional design.
To help create great web based learning experiences, instructional designers also need to know how to efficiently and effectively design web sites and objects. Below are some tips and tutorials for learning how to design effective websites