Web Development

What is web development?

Appearing with the Internet, web development includes all tasks related to the realization of websites.

Web development relies on the use of constantly evolving technical languages (HTML/CSS, JavaScript, PHP…) to write and execute instructions and/or programs that are put on the Internet and run on servers.

Web development includes, but is not limited to, web design, web content development, client-side or server-side scripting, network security configuration, but also complex web applications, social networking applications and e-commerce applications.

What is a web developer?

A web developer is an IT technician who is responsible for the realization of all technical functionalities of a website or a web application. According to the requirements presented in a precise specification, this technician analyses the needs and defines the appropriate technical solution. He then develops the functionalities of the website or web application by writing lines of code.

In a company, his role is to develop and maintain websites, web applications and various online platforms. His/her missions also include diagnosing and solving problems detected on a site already online.