Let’s say you are running a business or an agency and you hope to expand your business beyond the physical barriers. Well, there is an easy solution to that which is Web development. What you have to do is you need to hire a professional developer or web developer agency who will cost you for all the web development services. Or rather than wasting money on that, you can create it by yourself if you are willing to. But how? Well there is a good explanation to that.
Creating or building a website has now become relatively easier since there are certain websites that provides website creation services on your fingertips. A couple of handy tools to use and your website is almost complete. But this type of website creation is of a very amateur level and doesn’t require any high level coding. Since coding is the best way creating a website, there are tons of training and development programs available on the internet and also there are many tutorial videos on how to create a website, be it an E-Commerce website development or web application development.
So what is Web Development really?
According to excerpts from mashable.com Web development is a broad term for the work involved in developing a web site for the Internet (World Wide Web) or an intranet (a private network). This can include web design, web content development, client liaison, client-side/server-side scripting, web server and network security configuration, and e-commerce development. However, among web professionals, “web development” usually refers to the main non-design aspects of building web sites: writing markup and coding. Web development can range from developing the simplest static single page of plain text to the most complex web-based internet applications, electronic businesses, or social network services.
Web development is basically the practice of creating a website through coding or programming language whether it be for World Wide Web or some private network. There are three components to building and managing a website; Client side coding, Server side coding and Database.
Client side coding is obviously the practice where the users or client who has the actual website maneuver his webpages by sending requests to the web server.
In contrast to Client side coding, Web server or Server side coding is the complicated part where the server receives requests for a document or a file from the users and manages the flow of all the files.
The database is where all your files and documents are placed required by your websites.
That’s all you need to know about web development practice. You can create your own websites whether they be plain text pages or web-based applications or even e-commerce websites, you are good to go.