In all likelihood, you have probably heard something about the European Union’s General Data Projection Regulation (EU GDPR). The intent of the EU GDPR, which became enforceable in May of 2018, is to affirm and codify a person’s right to the ownership and control of their personal information.
So you built your website. Congratulations. It was a labor of love, and the Internet thanks you for your contribution.
The pathways to technology careers seem to be all the same: you loved video games and computers as a child; you went to school for computer science, engineering, or math; you build apps, games, websites, and languages in your spare time; and you generally are amazing at all things computers!