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Developing the Web
Helpful articles for any up and coming web developers and designers
4 potential routes to becoming a web developer
This is a popular question that I often get asked from people who are familiar with coding, but not quite skilled enough or confident enough...
How Much Do I Make As A Web Developer?
A while back the twitter hashtag #talkpay went for a viral spin and people were encouraged to post their job titles and salary in an atte...
Making It Easier To Get Hired As a Web Developer
Demand for talented web developers is on the rise. And if you are one, then you might not just be waltzing into your next job interview so ...
Important Web Developer Skills To Learn
In my 6 years writing software professionally and countless others non-professionally I've come across many of the same scenarios many a ti...
What No One Tells You About Making A Website
So you want to make a website. You have an idea or bits and pieces of an idea, you get a cheap hosting account and a $9.99 domain name and ...
Helpful Resources For Web Developers
Making a website can get complex. And I mean, a full website, not a blog or a site with static content. I mean more a website with a busine...
What is "no-code" and how it affects programmers
A programmer's main job in their career is to write 'code'. To create variables, functions and looping mechanisms to accomplish some form of...
The confusing search to find out who makes web standards - part 1
Just before beginning to write this post, I had an entirely different post in mind. I was going to write about the W3C (The World Wide Web C...
How to use the developer console like a pro
The console window in a browsers developer tools is more than just a long list of red strings letting you know that something has gone wrong...
Avoid enormous network payloads
Performance on the web is important in order to provide a fast and smooth overall web surfing experience to your site visitors. I tend to ch...
3 books every beginner web developer should read
You can pretty much learn anything online these days if you know where to look and if you are willing to pay a buck or two in the process.Bo...
5 essential downloads every web developer should be using
If you are relatively new to web development then this list is for you. It is my top 5 most used (probably) apps installed on my work laptop...
How to implement Dark Mode on your websites
I'll start by saying that there is no native method for dark mode in HTML and CSS just yet. So whatever method you end up using will have to...
How to set up a free SSL certificate on GoDaddy
These days, thanks in part to browser default security settings, you really can't go without having an SSL certificate installed on your web...
4 jQuery alternatives to consider in 2021
Looking at PageSpeed Insights Web Vitals
I run many different kinds of analysis on this website in order to check for weaknesses and to patch them up whenever possible. One of those...
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