The range of hosting options available to today’s businesses is bewildering — not to mention the ever multiplying terminology conjured up by marketing departments. In this article, I’m going to dispense with the hype and offer a clear explanation of two of the most popular types of infrastructure hosting: Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server. Why … Continue reading Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server? What is best for your business?
Dynamically generated web pages sometimes cause problems with search engines. If your web pages are dynamically generated, it’s likely that many search engines have had difficulty indexing them. Dynamically generated pages are great, simply because of how fast they load and mainly because no one has to create them. They are more often than not … Continue reading Indexing of dynamically generated pages in Search Engines
The top 10 technology trends predicted to reach adoption in 2018 are: Deep learning (DL). Machine learning (ML) and more specifically DL are already on the cusp of revolution. They are widely adopted in datacenters (Amazon making graphical processing units [GPUs] available for DL, Google running DL on tensor processing units [TPUs], Microsoft using field … Continue reading Technology Trends for 2018: Future of technology
Users are more tolerant of minor usability issues when they find an interface visually appealing. This aesthetic-usability effect can mask UI problems and can prevent issue discovery during usability testing. Identify instances of the aesthetic-usability effect in your user research by watching what your users do, as well as listening to what they say. Instances … Continue reading What is the Aesthetic-Usability Effect?
We did some research to list few of the mobile application development trends. We are expecting some great upgrades. Let’s check those out. Swiftly moving away from the world of web apps and desktop accessibility, 2017 saw an upsurge in the number of users choosing mobile to be their primary option for internet access. Unlike … Continue reading 2018 Mobile App Development Trends
Are you torn between the major container orchestration tools out there? We compare Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, and Amazon ECS to see which one comes out on top. Container Orchestration: A Quick Introduction Primitive container technology has been around since the late 1970s but didn’t become prominent until Docker debuted in 2013. From that point, containers … Continue reading Container comparison: Kubernetes vs. Docker Swarm vs. Amazon ECS
React.js has been popular among web app developers recently and a lot of websites has adopted the library because of the perks it provides. This post is not about pros and cons of the React.js library, although you can find a myriad of articles and posts on the web comparing React.js with other front-end frameworks. In layman’s … Continue reading React JS for Beginners
Modern programming is now often equated to being really good at Google. If you’re trying to achieve something in code, 99% of the time it’s likely that someone else has already done it and posted it up on Stack Overflow or Github. No longer is there a need for a stack of textbooks at a … Continue reading Google a web developers best friend
We look at one of the basics of web development and design, styling your HTML with an alt attribute, and why this is so important. If an image on your page isn’t really there for any purpose, you might struggle to come up with meaningful alt text for it, so it’s quite common to leave … Continue reading Is Alt attribute necessary for all images?