Tag Archives: web development

Breaking Into Web Development for Fun and Profit: Discover Software Like Apache, PHP and MySQL for Making Websites

In economic hard times, opportunities look few and far between. But in the field of Web Development, the door is wide open. After gaining experience on personal projects, one can build a professional portfolio over time. Moreover, finding work online is a snap- from online boards, for example, which post short term freelance jobs, many of which can be done telecommuting from home. For the bold, who create new web applications or want to start a business, the sky is the limit. To begin, all one needs is a basic understanding of how websites are built, how various technologies work …

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Setup Apache Web Server for Web Development: Use Apache for Staging and Learning How Web Servers Work

Those who are unfamiliar with how web pages are delivered to a browser might also be surprised to learn that the most popular software which performs this task, namely Apache, is completely free and can be used on one’s personal computer, even without hosting a website. The reasons for doing so might not be apparent, but web developers commonly do this for staging purposes, before uploading to a live server. To begin, there are some basic concepts that may be helpful for novice users to appreciate the purpose and use of a web server. Introduction to Webservers When someone types …

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Hire a Website Development Company for Web Design or DIY

No web design skills? Web development companies can be a helpful option for some businesses. Small businesses may be surprised to learn they also have the option to do their own web marketing services and design. Web Development Companies – or DIY Below are some questions for small businesses to consider about hiring an online marketing company for design or taking it on themselves: Are web development companies needed? Does the website marketing strategy include a simple design or complicated process? Even if web design expertise is not available in-house, small business owners should research free and inexpensive website content …

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Magento 2: Making a custom footer that’s easy for non-technical content creators to edit.

When you hire magento developers to create website for your technical people to update and manage, they make it. But do they really provide the best solution? These solutions are complicated and to make them least complicated to use, team of developers will explain the process to make an easy custom footer that any non-technical content developer can edit. Most websites that developers build are made for others to update and manage. Often times the person creating content will not be overly technical. As developers it’s our job to remove all the guesswork and create a platform within Magento 2 …

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Web Design Tips That Work!

In this article I will be providing some helpful tips and tricks to really help you get the most out of the websites you design. The end result should be professional and stylish. These short and easy to follow tips are applicable to both novices and professionals alike. Tip #1: Keep It Simple. Try to make the website colourful but at the same time, don’t over colour it. What I mean by this is to try and keep the background plain and simple if you were to go and look at some example sites such as YouTube, Wikipedia, Google and …

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How Much Should You Charge For Web Design?

I’ve been doing web design for 14 years, starting my first site in 1997 and charged around £300. Since that time I’ve always been fiddling around with and changing my pricing structure until I got to the point where I started charging some people a little bit more, and some people a little bit less. The question; “How much you should charge for a web design service” is different for everyone and varies immeasurably. It really does depend on each individual design.

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