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October Update – Web Employment Trends

What do we mean by employment trends?

A pattern of gradual change in a condition, output, or process, or an average or general tendency of a series of data points to move in a certain direction over time, represented by a line or curve on a graph.

This week’s blog we will seeing the latest trends in the employment (particularly for web professionals).

10 Workplace Trends in 2018

Dan Schawbel provided a forecast for the Top 10 workplace trends for the upcoming year. His purpose is to help prepare organizations for the future by collecting, assessing and reporting the trends that will most impact them. Obviously, most of these impact many industries (not just web professionals).

The top workplace trends for 2018 include:

  • Leaders encourage more human interaction
  • The next wave of learning credentials
  • Companies focus on upskilling and retraining current workers
  • Artificial intelligence becomes embedded in the workplace
  • Financial and mental wellness get prioritized
  • Employee burnout causes more turnover
  • Workforce decisions sway consumer behavior
  • Companies take diversity more seriously
  • The deregulation of labor laws
  • The aging workforce

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Trends changing how companies hire in 2018 and beyond

The HR world has changed over the past decade. Like every other field, HR is susceptible to changes and trends.

Better interviews = better hires

Traditional interviews aren’t going anywhere, but they’re getting a bit of polishing this year and beyond. If you’re looking to streamline or equalize the interview itself, there are HR software programs that essentially craft your interview script, standardizing interviews across a pool of candidates. Online skill assessments, designed to gauge a candidate’s soft skills, give you more data before a candidate ever walks through your doors in their best interview suit.

Prioritizing diversity

Diversity is a priority in just about every industry right now, and for good reason. Lack of diversity is becoming a significant liability and can lead to issues with an ever-more-diverse public.

Big Data Influence

With the increased use of hiring databases and HR software platforms capable of collecting information on employees from application to retirement, there’s no shortage of information that companies can use.

This article –Trends changing how companies hire in 2018 and beyond has more information for those who are interested.

10 Jobs That Still Can’t Find Enough Qualified Employees

Finding a job is never an easy thing to do, especially given the past decade or so of economic instability. The number of job vacancies in certain sectors is huge, and there are tons of jobs hiring.

Following are some of the jobs that employers can’t seem to fill – (note which one is at the top)

1. Web developers

2. Computer analysts

3. Industrial engineers

4. IT administrators

5. Health and medical administrators

6. Sales managers

7. Marketing professionals

8. Software developers

9. Nurses

10. Truck drivers

You can get more information by reading this article.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

If you are looking for Web Developer jobs then the Bureau of Statistics has summary for the Web Developers jobs. What developers do, work environment, how to become a Web Developer, job outlook, State and area data associated pay and more. Visit this link for the detail.

More Information

There is a wealth of information about many of these careers. We thought this list of resources would be helpful to readers.

This week we focused on the Web Employment Trends in 2018 and how companies hire in 2018 and beyond. We also have seen which jobs employers are not able to fill.

We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

 

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September Update – Web Servers

What are Web Servers?

For those just beginning to learn about web technologies, we thought it might be helpful to provide this foundational article. A Web server is a program that uses HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol and the secure HTTPS version) to serve the files that form Web pages to visitors, in response to their requests (which come from the requesting computers browsers). Dedicated computers and appliances may be referred to as Web servers.

Web server also refers to server software, or hardware dedicated to running said software, that can serve contents to the World Wide Web. A web server processes incoming network requests over HTTP and related protocols. This Wikipedia link gives more information on Web Server.

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What are Web Servers Used For?

Web servers are primarily used to store process and deliver the pages of a website to users. This means that web servers are what make websites appear when you type in a URL.

Types of Web Servers

There are 4 primary web servers –

  • Apache (provided by Apache) – Apache Software Foundation established the most popular web server in the universe. Since it is open source software can be installed on almost all operating systems including, Windows, Linux FreeBSD, Mac OS X, UNIX, and more. Approximately 60% of web servers run Apache.
  • IIS (provided by Microsoft) – Microsoft created a high performance Web Server called Internet Information Server (IIS). This web server runs on Windows Server platforms (such as Windows Server 2016 and above). Although IIS comes bundled with the server operating system, it must be activated (typically done under roles and features).
  • nginx (provided by NGINX, Inc. and pronounced like “Engine X”) – NGINX accelerates content and application delivery, improves security, facilitates availability and scalability for the busiest web sites on the Internet.
  • GWS (provided by Google and short for Google Web Server) – The Google Web Server – custom-built server software used only by Google – now runs nearly 13 per cent of all active web sites.

You can find out much more information about Web Servers.

Web Server Survey by Netcraft

According to August 2018 Web Server Survey, the Apache web server remains the current leading platform in terms of its total number of domains, computers, active sites, and its proportion of the top million busiest sites, it continues to lose market share. All of Apache’s figures decreased this month, continuing a slow long-term decline in most metrics. However, Apache continues to experience long-term growth in the absolute number of web-facing computers of approximately 200k per year, but it is losing overall market share.

Related Links

Web Server

Top 5 open source web servers

What is a web server?

Definition of ‘Web Server’

GWS

We thought teachers might appreciate this background information. For those wishing to learn more, we recommend the Netcraft article mentioned above.

We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

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September Update – Useful Apps

Why Your Business Needs a Mobile App?

More and more small and midsize businesses are following the mobile trend, understanding that an effective mobile strategy involves more than just a mobile-friendly website. These days you’ll notice that many small businesses you interact with in your everyday life have their own dedicated mobile app. These companies are ahead of the game when it comes to taking their marketing to the next level.

Visual depicting individual selecting an app.

Here are 7 reasons of why your business needs a mobile App.

Speaking of apps, here are some of those we have found useful. Perhaps you rely on others. Please post yours in the comments.

Everyday Useful Apps

  • Chirr App – Chirr App makes it easy to publish Twitter threads. Twitter threads allow you to express longer ideas by splitting up a lot of text into multiple tweets. Also, Chirr App is free, and open source.
  • Slack – The hub for your team and your work. Slack is a place where your team comes together to collaborate, important information can be found by the right people, and your tools pipe in information when and where you need it. We rely on Slack for member to member communication and much more.
  • Trello – Lets you work more collaboratively and get more done. Trello’s boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects in a fun, flexible and rewarding way. This task management app gives you a visual overview of what is being worked on and who is working on it. It used the Kanban system, which was developed in Toyota as a system to keep production levels high and maintain flexibility.
  • Kiwi for gMail – Kiwi for Gmail 2.0 enables companies to use all the great functionality of G Suite apps in a better way. We make Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides look and feel as much like Microsoft Office as possible, while preserving the cloud computing benefits of G Suite. This is available for a free trial.
  • ZoomZoom is flawless video, clear audio and instant sharing. This provides remote conferencing services using cloud computing. Zoom offers communications software that combines video conferencing, online meetings, chat, and mobile collaboration.
  • iMeet (An alternative to Zoom) – iMeet is an all-in-one web, audio and video conferencing solution that gives you the tools to communicate and collaborate more effectively. Quickly share presentations or files from an integrated, cloud-hosted file cabinet using any device. This is a cloud-based video conferencing platform built in HTML 5 and Adobe Flash. iMeet allows up to 125 participants to communicate using traditional landline audio or VoIP audio and to video conference through webcams.
  • Zencastr – We have found Zencastr the easiest way to record your voip podcast interviews in studio quality. This high fidelity podcasting can record your remote interviews in studio quality and you can simply send a link and receive a separate track per guest.
  • Asana – This is a web and mobile application designed to help teams organize, track, and manage their work. Asana helps teams manage projects and tasks in one tool. Teams can create projects, assign work to teammates, specify deadlines, and communicate about tasks directly in Asana. It also includes reporting tools, file attachments, calendars, and more.

The 19 Best Small Business Apps of 2018

Here is the list of some immensely helpful apps to have in regular rotation as a small business owner. You can get more information by reading this article.

Small business apps for accounting, billing and payments

  • Square Point of Sale
  • Intuit QuickBooks
  • Xero
  • Zoho Books

Small business apps for documents and pictures

  • Dropbox
  • HelloSign
  • PicMonkey

Small business apps for inventory and shipping

  • ShipStation
  • Shopventory
  • Shyp

Small business apps for communication and employee management

  • Homebase
  • When I Work
  • TSheets
  • Expensify

Small business apps for organization

  • Evernote

Related Links

We thought readers might be interested in these articles covering additional apps as well.

We reviewed some useful Apps which we are familiar with (and we use many of these). We also focused on the small business apps of 2018. We hope you find these resources useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not). Don’t forget to add the apps you find helpful in the comments.

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

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September Update – Virtual Reality and the Web

What is Virtual Reality?

The computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment that can be interacted with in a seemingly real or physical way by a person using special electronic equipment, such as a helmet with a screen inside or gloves fitted with sensors. The definition of virtual reality comes, naturally, from the definitions for both ‘virtual’ and ‘reality’. The definition of ‘virtual’ is near and reality is what we experience as human beings. So the term ‘virtual reality’ basically means ‘near-reality’. This could, of course, mean anything but it usually refers to a specific type of reality emulation.

VR example showing a castle emerging from a smart phone

How is virtual reality achieved?

Today virtual reality is usually implemented using computer technology. There are a range of systems that are used for this purpose, such as headsets, omni-directional treadmills and special gloves. These are used to actually stimulate our senses together in order to create the illusion of reality. This is more difficult than it sounds, since our senses and brains are evolved to provide us with a finely synchronized and mediated experience.

What is WebVR?

WebVR is an open specification that makes it possible to experience VR in your browser. The goal is to make it easier for everyone to get into VR experiences, no matter what device you have.

This WebVR article tells about how to experience VR and if you have headset and browser to use. It also tells us how we can experience the WebVR if we don’t have the headset.

WebVR — Virtual Reality for the Web

The concept of virtual reality in itself isn’t new, but now we have the technology to have it working as it should be, and a JavaScript API to make use of it in web applications. This article introduced WebVR from the perspective of its use in games.

It also focuses on following topics:

  • VR devices
  • The WebVR API
  • Tools and techniques
  • The future of WebVR

Key Elements of a Virtual Reality Experience

For those who wish to learn more about virtual reality and the web, we encourage you to review these articles.

In this week we reviewed what is happening with Virtual Reality and the Web, including, the key elements of virtual reality and its experience. We also provided more information on the WebVR concepts, also how the VR headset works. We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

The potential for this is growing rapidly. This is evidenced by the latest version of Adobe Captivate (Captivate 2019) which includes the ability to create Virtual Reality learning projects (which you can publish as a web page).

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August Update – ‘Skills new hires should have’

What work skills can make you more marketable to employers in 2018?

Change is always constant. So naturally, the job skills that employers look for in new hires change from year to year. It’s one of the best ways for companies to stay competitive and ahead of the never-ending curve. According to Julie Friedman Steele, board chair and CEO at World Future Society “The workplace moves rapidly and employers need workers who stay current.” That means you need to consistently improve your skills and develop new ones.

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Here are 7 work skills most employers look for –

  • Problem solving
  • Data analytics
  • Social media literacy
  • Creativity
  • Resiliency
  • Good business sense
  • Willingness to learn

This list comes from a good article covering 7 work skills which make you more marketable to employers in 2018. Note that most of these relate to non-technical skills. Those are assumed these days.

What is the difference between Hard Skills and Soft skills?

Hard skills are specific, teachable abilities that can be defined and measured, such as typing, writing, math, reading and the ability to use software programs. By contrast, soft skills are less tangible and harder to quantify, such as etiquette, getting along with others, listening and engaging in small talk.

Here is a good article explaining more about the difference between hard skills and soft skills.

More information

While soft skills aren’t often explicitly tested in interviews, they can be a huge part of what makes or breaks a hiring decision as they are playing an important role in making employees successful in any work environment. Whether you’re looking for a new role or hoping to advance within a company, focus on these soft skills that top companies look for in potential and current employees.

This week we focused on the work skills everyone should have. Hard, technical skills are important but ‘soft skills’ often play a critical role in the hiring process.

We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of introductory technical classes to our members via our School Of Web. As a member, your first class is free.

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May Update – Virtual and Augmented Reality

The Web continues to evolve. Recent projections indicate that virtual reality and augmented reality may soon become a major part of web interfaces. We thought it might be helpful to provide a quick overview of these technologies and provide additional resources about the potential impact on the web. As an aspiring or practicing professional, you should be aware of these technologies.

What is Virtual Reality?

Virtual Reality is the computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment that can be interacted with in a seemingly real or physical way by a person using special electronic equipment, such as a helmet with a screen inside or gloves fitted with sensors.

Current VR technology most commonly uses virtual reality headsets or multi-projected environments, sometimes in combination with physical environments or props, to generate realistic images, sounds and other sensations that simulate a user’s physical presence in a virtual or imaginary environment. This Wikipedia article has detailed information about the technology and its applications.

What is Augmented Reality?

Augmented reality (AR) is a direct or indirect live view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are “augmented” by computer-generated perceptual information, ideally across multiple sensory modalities, including visual, auditory, haptic, somatosensory, and olfactory. The overlaid sensory information can be constructive or destructive and is spatially registered with the physical world such that it is perceived as an immersive aspect of the real environment. In this way, augmented reality alters one’s current perception of a real world environment, whereas virtual reality replaces the real world environment with a simulated one. Augmented Reality is related to two largely synonymous terms: mixed reality and computer-mediated reality. You can find more information about this at this Wikipedia article.

Quick overview of the possibility of using augmented reality to understand a physical model more.

 

Difference between VR and AR

With virtual reality, you can swim with sharks. And with augmented reality, you can watch a shark pop out of your business card. While VR is more immersive, AR provides more freedom for the user, and more possibilities for marketers because it does not need to be a head-mounted display.

The impact of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality

One of the hottest tech trends hitting the market right now is the one concerning Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Many of us only relate these new technologies to different sorts of video games where it has had is major breakthrough. But the fact is, that these technologies are far more useful than that – and some of your competitors are probably already using it.

The technologies are already useful tools for product development and learning methods. But companies within warehousing, logistics and plain physical stores also has big opportunities using Augmented Reality and Visual Reality in the future. This article explains this impact of AR and VR.

Virtual Reality through Web

In the article written by Joseph Medley (Welcome to the Immersive Web), he explains virtual world experiences hosted through browser. It covers entire virtual reality (VR) experiences surfaced in the browser or in VR enabled headsets like Google’s Daydream, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality Headsets, as well as augmented reality experiences developed for AR-enabled mobile devices.

Informational Links

We encourage you to check out these articles below. The fact that Firefox is building a new browser for these technologies is a clue as to how rapidly these are anticipated to become mainstream in the Web. We also understand that the next version of WordPress (Project Gutenberg) is anticipating the need for these sorts of interfaces as well.

In this week we focused on VR and AR, the difference between them, VR through web, the impact of VR and AR and finally the applications. We hope you find these resources and overview useful. As a practicing professional, you should have a solid understanding of these technologies and their potential applications. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

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May Update – Web Development trends for 2018

Web Development Trends

In web development, the saying “the only constant is change” is very true. Web development is changing every second and 2018 is no exception. User expectations are growing and it is more important than ever to build digital experiences that are engaging, fun, and intuitive. Content needs to be accessible everywhere especially on mobile devices. In order to make that happen, new programming languages and frameworks are on the rise, extensions are becoming more compatible, and real time web apps are becoming more popular.

Web Development Trends for 2018

Web Development Trends You Can Expect in 2018

  • Vue JS is getting more popular
  • Functional programming benefits from JavaScript improvements
  • Extensions get more compatible
  • Real-time web apps are getting more popular
  • Progressive web apps grow in popularity
  • Mobile web development continues to expand
  • Material design is being used more and more

Rebecca Vogels’ article has more information on these web development trends.

More on Web Development Trends in 2018

1. In this first article by John Hughes covers these development trends:

  • An Increase in One-Page Website Designs
  • The Decline of the Flash Protocol
  • A Focus on Mobile-First Design Philosophy (Again)
  • The Increasing Importance of Push Notifications
  • The Prominence of Modular Page Creation
  • A Rise in the Popularity of Progressive Web Apps
  • The Perpetual Dominance of JavaScript

2. Anotni Zolciak’s article, focuses more on what kind of technology will matter on both front- and back-end:

  • Accelerated Mobile Pages
  • Progressive Web Applications (PWA)
  • Single Page Applications (SPA)
  • Chatbots and Online Support
  • Push Notifications
  • Static Websites
  • RAIL: User-Centric Performance
  • Motion UI
  • Functional Programming: What Is It?
  • Browser Extensions
  • Real-Time Web Apps
  • Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality

More Resources

  • Web Development Trends in 2018 article by Kumar Shantanu
  • Eight Web Development Trends Coming In 2018 article by Forbes
  • 8 Top Web Development Trends in 2018 article by MEREHEAD

Reading those articles now here is the conclusion that new frameworks, design trends, user expectations, and mobile developments are changing web development every day. Web development is responding to growing user expectations and design trends. Google’s material design, which is expected to gain even more popularity in 2018 as well. There is also the need to communicate and work together in real time from everywhere. We believe it is important for Web Professionals to know about these new trends and we encourage readers to review these articles..

This week we focused on those new trends emerging in 2018 in Web Professional’s world. We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

 

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April Update – Social Media Trends

Content Marketing Strategy

Social media allows brands to tell stories and connect with customers on a deeper and more intimate level. In addition, brands can use social media to regularly engage users and drive them to their content hubs, or toward higher-value actions, like visiting a product page, downloading a gated asset, or purchasing an item. We thought it would be helpful to review social media trends for 2018.

When leveraging new social features, content marketers must not lose sight of the ultimate goal of content marketing: to tell exceptional stories that drive people toward positive business results. Here are three major social media trends to watch out for in 2018 and what content marketers can do to stay ahead of the game.

Social Media Trends in 2018

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We think web professionals should review this article where 29 experts express their thoughts about social media trends in 2018.

Here are some of the highlights:

  • Creativity is the new productivity.
  • AR/VR (Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality) is the new social media.
  • Instagram is the new Facebook.
  • Facebook is the new TV.
  • Snapchat is the new MySpace.
  • LinkedIn blue is the new black.
  • Medium is the new blog.
  • Twitter is the new social movement.
  • Emojis are the new universal language.
  • AI is the new customer service
  • Talkwalker is the new Google Alert.
  • Podcasts are the new radio.

Social Media Use in 2018

A Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults finds that the social media landscape in early 2018 is defined by a mix of long-standing trends and newly emerging narratives. Facebook and YouTube dominate this landscape, as notable majorities of U.S. adults use each of these sites. Younger Americans between age group 18 to 24 uses Facebook and YouTube, 78% of younger individuals use Snapchat, 71% Instagram and 45% Twitter.

Facebook and Privacy

Facebook’s recent crisis is just one of many privacy issues that company has had to deal with in its relatively short existence. Those privacy issues are now front and center. Facebook’s loose handling of how its data was acquired by app developers has plunged the company into the biggest crisis of its 14-year existence. Facebook has caused all sorts of headaches for social media marketers in the first months of 2018 by announcing that they’re looking to shift the focus of their News Feed onto meaningful interactions as a result, will see reductions in Page organic reach. According to the research Facebook usage is declining among American users. It is either down or flat in every demographic age group, gender, and ethnicity. This is a good summary of the many issues facing this company.

In 2019, it is estimated that there will be around 2.77 billion social media users around the globe, up from 2.46 billion in 2017. Social network penetration worldwide is ever-increasing. At 90%, young Americans still are most likely to use social networks, but growth in use among those 65 and older is surging. These trends will keep continuing till we all use cell, internet and social media.

We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

We encourage members (and non-members) check out our social media channels. We have recently been using Pinterest for our collection of curated infographics related to many topics of interest to Web Professionals. For example, we included this infographic of 21 Digital Marketing Trends for 2018

If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

 

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April Update – Web Server Administration

What is Server Administration?

Server Administration is advanced computer networking that includes server installation and configuration, server roles, storage, Active Directory and Group Policy, file, print, and web services, remote access, virtualization, application servers, troubleshooting, performance, and reliability. We thought it might be helpful to review the basics (particularly for aspiring web professionals).

What is a Web Server?

Web server is a computer where the web content is stored. Basically, a web server is used to host the web sites but there exists other web servers also such as gaming, storage, FTP, email etc.

How does the Web Server Work?

Web server respond to the client request in either of the following two ways:

  • Sending the file to the client associated with the requested URL.
  • Generating response by invoking a script and communicating with database
  • When client sends request for a web page, the web server search for the requested page if requested page is found then it will send it to client with an HTTP response.
  • If the requested web page is not found, web server will the send an HTTP response: Error 404 Not found.
  • If client has requested for some other resources then the web server will contact to the application server and data store to construct the HTTP response.

Architecture

Web Server Architecture follows the following two approaches:

  1. Concurrent Approach
  2. Single-Process-Event-Driven Approach.

To read more about Web Servers visit this link.

Additional Resources

Apache is one of popular Web Servers. Here are few resources where we can learn about the Apache Server.

  1. Tutorial by Lynda
  2. Apache Server Admin
  3. Apache Tutorials for Beginners
  4. Apache Web Server Complete Guide

The question is ‘Do Web Professionals need to learn about Web Server Admin?’ The answer is ‘No’ but learning Web Server Administration can make an employee more useful to the employer, or more independent if you’re self-employed. Learning things related to your own work is always a useful thing. It certainly supports offering to clients or employers if you have a better understanding of how to get your code into a production environment for public consumption.

This week focuses more on Web Server Administration. We hope you find these resources and overviews useful. We always look forward to your comments and feedback (whether you are a member or not).

If you aspire to be a web professional and don’t know where to start, we offer a number of beginning classes to our members via our School Of Web learning management system. As a member, your first class is free.

 

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April Update – JavaScript Framework

What is JavaScript Framework?

JavaScript framework is an application framework written in JavaScript. It differs from a JavaScript library in its control flow: a library offers functions to be called by its parent code, whereas a framework defines the entire application design. A developer does not call a framework; instead it is the framework that will call and use the code in some particular way. Some JavaScript frameworks follow the model–view–controller paradigm designed to segregate a web application into orthogonal units to improve code quality and maintainability.

Here is the link for the popular Wiki article.

JavaScript frameworks

Popular Top JavaScript Frameworks

JavaScript Frameworks are popular among developers for such benefits like efficiency, safety, and cost. The variety of frameworks for each development platform is huge. Every company tends to have a website or at least a landing page still it would be good to review the most popular JavaScript frameworks.

 

  • Angular.js it is one of the most beloved and used JavaScript frameworks for building single page applications.
  • Backbone.js is easy to understand usability modules, as well as the very straightforward learning curve
  • React.js was created by the team of Facebook developers and came out in 2013. This very framework is behind the front-end scenes of the two social giants.
  • Ember.js introduced in 2011 this open-source JavaScript framework was declared as the best JavaScript framework for web application development in 2015.
  • Aurelia.js being a self-proclaimed web development framework, Aurelia makes the process of site development a creative process.
  • Meteor.js with a variety of features for backend, frontend development and database management, Meteor rank as the most popular JavaScript frameworks.
  • Vue.js framework delivers two-way data binding, server-side rendering, Vue-CLI and optional JSX support.
  • Polymer is one JavaScript framework that comes with the ability to create and reuse web components.
  • Socket is a framework you can enjoy a fully functional real-time communication between the client and the server.

The process of choosing a framework depends not only on its functionality but also how it can be used within your own project. To read more about these frameworks visit this link.

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