On one hand, having a website developed can be a daunting experience to someone who has never done it before. This is where the guidance of someone with knowledge and experience can go a long way!
On the other hand, website design can appear to be a deceptively simple matter. The average high-school student knows something about HTML but there is a lot more to clean and effective website design than just writing HTML code. An effective high-traffic website is the product of considerable effort and skill. Most web design experts will tell you that every pixel on every page of a website must be justified. What is required must be there, and nothing more.
This section is here to provide someone who is new to the website design process with a basic understanding of the considerations involved.
What exactly is web 2.0?
What exactly is web 2.0 you may ask? There is a lot of information regarding web 2.0 on the internet as well as in the articles that follow. However, you will not find a technical specification for web 2.0. This is because web 2.0 is not a specific thing. In fact, you would most likely get a variety of definitions for web 2.0 if you were to ask. Here is my definition;
Web 2.0 is a collection of best practices combined with a host of current web technologies that together have transformed the world wide web from a sideline curiosity into a vital part of our every day life. Web 2.0 is the heart of the digital revolution that touches all aspects of human society.