To succeed with your projects as an Optimizely developer, you should have a good understanding in these areas:
[HTML](🔗) and [CSS](🔗)
A good IDE like [Microsoft Visual Studio](🔗) or [Visual Studio Code](🔗)
[NuGet software installation](🔗)
[Microsoft SQL Server](🔗)
To build the best possible solution to support editors, you should also have a good understanding of how editors work in Optimizely, and how to use the Optimizely user interface. See [Optimizely user interface](🔗).
If you plan to host your Optimizely solution in the cloud, knowledge of [Microsoft Azure and its components](🔗) is valuable to get the most out of your cloud investment. You can also use the [Optimizely Digital Experience Platform (DXP)](🔗) to manage your customer solutions.