I do believe HTML5 is the future of app development, for a number of reasons. HTML5-based apps are cheaper to create and there’s a much larger workforce to create them, as just about everyone knows the front-end stack. HTML5 is the future.
Cascading Style Sheets are used to define the look and feel of a web site outside of the actual HTML file. Some of the most important are the simplification of a site’s HTML files and the ability to completely change the style of a site.
AngularJS is an open-source web application framework maintained by Google and by a community of individual developers and corporations to address many of the challenges encountered in developing single-page applications.
Content Management System is a backend tool for managing a site’s content that separates said content from the design and functionality of the site. Using a CMS generally makes it easier to change the design or function of a site.
The domain is the name by which a website is identified. The domain is associated with an IP address. Depending on the extension (.com, .net, .org, etc.), a domain can be anywhere up to 26 to 63 characters long.
Short for electronic commerce. It’s the buying and selling of goods online, through websites. Products sold through e-commerce can be physical products that require shipping, or digital products delivered electronically.
An responsive layout is one that uses percentages and ems for widths paired with a max-width style to allow the site layout to stretch when font sizes are changed. It’s ability to flex to accommodate the browser width and reader’s font preferences are where it gets its name.
Server-side refers to scripts run on a web server, as opposed to in a user’s browser. Server-side scripts often take a bit longer to run than a client-side script, as each page must reload when an action is taken.
Usability refers to how easy it is for a visitor to your site to use your site in its intended manner. In other words, are navigation, content, images, and any interactive elements easy to use, functioning the way they were intended, and that your intended target visitor will not need any special training in order to use your site.
Life is like a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use.
If I had my career over again? Maybe I'd say to myself, speed it up a little.
The Growth of the web & demand for services has it's benefits. We are looking forward to the new challenges ahead!
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