Techniques a web developer should know

Techniques about web development is very important to grasp or at least simply knowing. Following social development, technology domain never stop its step. So as a eligible developer we must know related new techniques about web design or something else referring to web designing techniques. Last year, 2017, will be another thrilling year for developers who are thriving to make their websites stand out among the clutter. You must have a good grasp on most of the web development techniques and website designing trends from 2017.

Web developers always have to update their expertise and study new things if they want to stay tuned with present coding. Well, today I will show you some good web development techniques. Sincerely expect that you may learn definitely, or as improve and enhance if you have known already before.

CSS3 media queries

With the rise of mobile devices, and on the other hand, of very wide displays, creating a website that looks great in both big and small devices is definitely a challenge for web designers and developers. Happily, the CSS3 specification have a new feature which allow web developers to define styles for a specific display size only. There is the example, only if the client display is smaller than 767px, the code below will show you the result you expect.

html { font-size: 62.5%; }

body { font-size: 1.4rem; } /* =14px */

h1 { font-size: 2.4rem; } /* =24px */

Server-side JavaScript

From the mid-90’s, Java family member, JavaScript has been a very popular client-side language for the most of developers about web. Now, it will become more popular and often used on the sever-side. The code below will tell you how to create a simple Hello World by using Node.JS

var sys = require(“sys”);

sys.puts(“Hello World!”);

IoT is dominating

The phenomenon of the Internet of things is like to have accomplished its goal in the recent years. The incorporation of internet related functions in things like kettles, cat food feeders, heat system sensors, and other things makes it easy to control everyday objects via smartphone applications and other online portals. The increasing popularity of IoT implies that the web developers must learn to design applications that are used to display the data about the devices.

AI determined web creation

Whether you ever heard of AI (artificial intelligence)? A eligible and professional developer, this term will be a one as back and forth. AI development slightly become easy because the availability of the necessary guides and tools. Web developers may apply AI in an innovative manner to create or modify websites. After that, as web designers, we will consider into content, layout, brand, algorithms and color scheme to create a encouraging and prominent website. Make sure that you will use your work to gain max advantages.

Forms, HTML5 way

The HTML5 specification introduces lots of new features regarding one of the most important element of a website: forms. For example, it is now possible to add date pickers, numeric spinners, as well as validating emails using regular expressions patterns. The below code show the most of new forms

<form>

<label for=”range-slider”>Slider</label>

<input type=”range” name=”range-slider” id=”range-slider” class=”slider” min=”0″ max=”20″ step=”1″ value=”0″>

<button type=”submit” class=”ui-button ui-widget ui-state-default ui-corner-all ui-button-text-only” role=”button” aria-disabled=”false”>

<span class=”ui-button-text”>Submit form</span>

</button>

</form>

CSS animations

Most modern browsers are now supporting CSS animations. The following example shows how to make a background color change.

#logo {

margin: 15px 15px 0 15px;

background: red;

float: left;

/* Firefox 4+ */

-moz-animation-name: colour-change;

-moz-animation-timing-function: linear;

-moz-animation-iteration-count: infinite;

-moz-animation-duration: 30s;

/* Webkit */

-webkit-animation-name: colour-change;

-webkit-animation-timing-function: linear;

-webkit-animation-iteration-count: infinite;

-webkit-animation-duration: 30s;

}

@-moz-keyframes colour-change {

0% {

background: red;

}

33% {

background: green;

}

66% {

background: blue;

}

}

@-webkit-keyframes colour-change {

0% {

background: red;

}

33% {

background: green;

}

66% {

background: blue;

}

}

Replacement of static images

The use of motion UI has replaced static images on different websites. No one entertains the idea of 2-dimensional web pages as it’s boring, and—let’s admit—quite out-dated. In the era of animations, videos, and GIFs, motion UI offers an animation queuing strategy and CSS patterns which work with all types of Javascript animation libraries. At the present web developers try to work on high-quality animations and local short videos to liven up the website they have developed.

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