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I am going to publish the requirements of some local developers, however, someone said that there is a grammatical issue in following sentence: "web designers and developers required." Is there?

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Who said that, I'll kick his ass? –  Sam Oct 25 '11 at 5:52
    
Thanks Sam, advertisement have been published and just ensuring that I haven't made any mistake –  vikas Oct 25 '11 at 6:12
    
The only mistake I can see is that the first letter should be capitalised; presumably this was done in the published version? –  Waggers Oct 25 '11 at 8:52
    
"Staff Required!" –  Hugo Oct 25 '11 at 9:52
    
@Waggers first letter was capitalised and also published as title. –  vikas Oct 26 '11 at 17:47

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As a title, "Web designers and developers required." is fine (although I would captialise the W, as I have done here). However as a sentence you would require a verb:

Web designers and developers are required

or

[Organisation name] requires web developers.

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It's actually a little unclear what you're asking for. I'm guessing this is for an employment advertisement? “Web designers and developers required” is not really a requirement for the job. It's clearly what you require, but a requirement for a developer job would typically be something like, 3-5 years of experience, fluent in php, good interpersonal skills (I love that one, and they always include it for some reason) that sort of thing.

The heading for the ad might be, “Web designers and developers required” (although I think “needed” would be more typical).

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