Category: web programming

4 version control services for programmers

Programming practices have matured so much that version control has become absolutely indispensable, especially for teams working on a project. These services track the changes that each contributor makes to the files, with a time stamp, and unique embedded contributor ID. This facilitates the comparison, restoration, deletion or merging of subsequent revisions, making the process of team project development enormously easier and hassle-free. Here we bring you the top choices of Git support version control hosting services, to help …

Be MEAN and Lean in Web App Development – Build Apps with MEAN Stack

As developers, we know the importance of full stack of development technology putting our lives at ease. While LAMP stack started this trend many years back, we now see another trend fast catching up in the development universe- the MEAN stack Simply put, this technology bundle comprises of 4 components MongoDB – The database MongoDB is a widely popular schema-less open source NoSQL database system. Its design makes it easy to pass data to and fro from the …

4 NoSQL Databases for modern Web app developers ( updated 2016 )

The new-age digital economy revolves around three key disruptive forces – Web, mobile, and Internet of Things (IoT). A new set of tools and technology is now needed to manage the overwhelming volume of data from these sources and glean actionable insights. When real-time data management and processing becomes a cause of concern with its demands on data processing speed, scalability, and availability, it is time to look beyond older RDBMS. This is precisely where NoSQL shows its …

5 Every day Tools to Power up Your PHP development life cycle

As all PHP developers would vouch, a development project is replete with multiple areas to focus on – at the same time! With a constant eye on quality, we also need to put efforts to see that the project is being executed smoothly, is on track amongst all team members, and is following all the deadlines set up with the client company. This makes the life of a PHP developer a tough one. However, not all is lost! …

21 reasons why you need to hire a professional WordPress developer

21 reasons why you need a professional WordPress developer (when you are still capable of creating a WordPress website) WordPress is a simple, no-nonsense CMS – But not all the time and for all the type of things you want to do with your website. The power of WordPress does not just stop with your blog and simple CMS based business brochure website. WordPress can be used to build complex web applications if you know PHP, HTML5, CSS3, …

How to keep up with Web technology? Overcoming the challenges with learning

It is a challenge for the Web developers always since they need to read, practice and deliver all the time. You may say life if full of learning, and everyone has to learn. But, what you learn today becomes outdated within a year, or sometimes even within few months in web technology and this becomes a real challenge. In this Presentation, Chris Coyier is trying to arrive at a decent answer. We would like it to be shared …

Web Development life cycle – Process flow diagram

Years ago, we wrote an article, web development life cycle , which explains how a web development business flow might work between the client and a web developer. The process is simple and straight forward. I decided to create a simple flow diagram for better understanding, and here is that process flow diagram.  The diagram widely covers the process in terms of business perspective, Starts from a call/email inquiry from a potential customer till the final project delivery. Leave …

4 PHP IDEs for Serious PHP Developers (updated)

Sitting in a performance work chair from Herman miller, a cup of Colombian Folgers’s coffee  with Apple MacBook Air – all these can make a programmer enjoy an idle workplace. But the comfort zone doesn’t just end up with this list. They all love to explore a nice IDE, where they do not have to invent any code syntax. An IDE is Integrated Development Environment, which is a coding/development tool where the programmer has to peek in all …

Build custom PHP applications with Yii PHP Framework (2016 updated)

Frameworks help get basic tasks done automatically without the developer having to write specific code for the same. These frameworks also allow common tasks to be carried across different projects thus removing redundancies. There are quite a few frameworks available at the developer’s disposal, but one framework that is certainly catching on is the Yii PHP Framework for building custom PHP applications. Released in December 2008, Yii Framework is one the newest open source PHP frameworks. However given its …