Web Development


8 Reasons Why A Career In Coding Is Right for You

1. You Love Tech! Obvious I know, but often understated. It’s definitely worth mentioning that to work in software development, you need to have a love of tech and all the possibilities it brings. Appreciating technology’s potential will motivate you to innovate, excel and climb the career ladder in tech. 2. You’re a Problem Solver Problem solving is a skill […]

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Is A Coding Bootcamp Right For You?

 How do I know if a coding bootcamp is right for you? As is the case with choosing a walk of life, answering a vocational calling, or simply finding yourself at a career-defining crossroads, there is never one true answer, and similarly, there is no one type of individual who is best suited to a […]

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Responsive vs Adaptive Web Design

Responsive design and adaptive design aim to achieve the same thing – a website that works on whatever size of a screen you are looking at. However, while both strive to achieve the same thing, how they achieve that goal is different.  Why Responsive and Adaptive Design?  In general, Google encourages a push towards mobile-friendly […]

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Impostor Syndrome in Web Development

Impostor Syndrome is defined as:A psychological phenomenon in which people are unable to internalize their accomplishments. Despite external evidence of their competence, those with the syndrome remain convinced that they are frauds and do not deserve the success they have achieved. Proof of success is dismissed as luck, timing, or as a result of deceiving […]

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Developer Spotlight

Filipe Afonso is a Senior Consultant for Liferay International. He’s a member of the Global Services team, which is responsible for Liferay consulting services across Europe. This team provides technical leadership and guidance in the installation, configuration and implementation of Liferay’s Java-based technologies. Filipe is involved with the planning, designing, building and delivery of innovative […]

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What is Back-End Development?

Without back end development, the internet would offer very little. As you engage with a website, what you’re seeing and interacting with is the front-end. But there’s more than meets the eye when it comes to a website – and that’s where back-end development comes in. What is back end development? Back end development (often […]

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Developer Spotlight

If you’re thinking about a career in web development, advice from someone working in the field can help.We talked with a developer from Arcusys – a software development company that uses open source solutions based on Liferay technology.Started in 2003 in Finland, Arcusys also has offices in Russia and the United States. It’s been named […]

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Coding Career Path – Corporation, Startup or Agency?

After all the hard work you’ve invested in your education to become a computer programmer, it’s time to step out into the big world and – drum roll, please – get that coding job.Other than starting your own business, there are three options available to you – working for an established company, a startup, or […]

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7 Places You Can Learn How To Code For Free

Can you really learn how to code for free? We’re not saying you can master coding that easily, but you certainly can, with the right attitude, learn to code in as little as three months. In time, that’s equivalent to one semester of a computer science degree – hardly long enough to set anyone up […]

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How Do You Prepare For A Coding Bootcamp?

So you’ve decided to do a coding bootcamp – congratulations! You’ve just committed to an exciting and intensive journey of learning and development, personally and professionally, in a fast-paced career that is ever-evolving and in high demand.But before you even step one foot in the classroom, preparations should be made now to ensure your success […]

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