One of the most adaptable web development languages has to be PHP. An enormous number of open source projects are built on the PHP/MySQL database stack. Spending a bit of time learning these languages will help tremendously when customizing a WordPress or Pligg CMS project. But it’s difficult to pinpoint where you should start.
The craft of web design is often overlooked as “easy” – as if anyone could pick it up and learn. In some ways, this is true: anyone can learn to be a great web designer. But it’s not as easy as it may seems and nobody just picks up web design in a few weeks.
Since it’s 2020 and we’re living in a world of the internet and all things visual, your website design has become increasingly important. So much that over 94% of internet users choose to trust a site based on its design. A well-built, organized, and optimized website drives more qualified traffic, providing better user experience. When […]
User engagement – over the years, this one particular term has become increasingly important in the internet industry. It has emerged as a key indicator of marketing performance for all online businesses, and hundreds of metrics (i.e. bounce rate, retention rate, screen time etc.) have been devised to measure it.
Cloud computing services are becoming more popular, as more freelance web developers can take advantage of them for productivity, security, and communication. However, before you choose a cloud services provider, there are some important considerations to bear in mind.
ECommerce implementation is not easy. It requires careful planning and execution from the developer’s part. One way to look into it is to ensure proper testing. In this article, we will look at the testing and staging environments in eCommerce implementation.
What is copyright? Very few people outside the creative industry have a strong or accurate understanding of copyright law. Let’s review some copyright basics, from the ground up. What is copyright? Copyright occurs as soon as an idea is “fixed in a tangible medium.” It does not require registration or a fee. The moment you […]
Keeping up with modern skillsets is crucial if you want to succeed as a designer. All skills should be on the table from Adobe software to icon design and even RoR development. Unfortunately it can be difficult to learn all of this stuff from books and it’s not always viable to sign up for classes. […]
Professional designers incorporate many different ideas related to composition. One of the lesser-discussed but vitally important ideas relates to symmetry. This is the process of adjusting page elements so that they align in exactly equal parts. Creating a layout using balanced symmetry aligns certain elements together into groups. There is also value in using asymmetry […]