I want to learn web design. 1) Which programming language would be suitable for me to learn? Xhtml, html or PHP? 2) If I want to start creating my own blog from scratch, what do i need? and what programming language do i need? 3) I want to incorporate flash into my site, flash for images such as banners and logos. Am i suppose to use Illustrator or Photoshop? 4) How did the professionals start off? Would appreciate if someone could share some really cool and user friendly sites for tutorials. Some of the tutorials i have are too difficult, I just want to start simple, get my basics and framework for future work. Thanks!