Definition: Web development incorporates all areas of creating a Web site for the World Wide Web. This includes Web design (graphic design, XHTML, CSS, Flash…)
Web development is a broad term for any activities related to developing a web site for the World Wide Web or an intranet Web Development includes E-commerce business development, Client-side/server-side Scripting, web design, web content development and Web server configuration. However, among web professionals, “web development” usually refers only to the non-design aspects of building web sites, e.g. writing hyper text markup and coding. Web development can range from developing the simplest static website of plain text to the most complex web-based internet applications, E-business and social network services like my-space, ibibo, stumble etc.
Importance Of Web Development
A good website show the potential information of a company or an Individual engaged in online marketing. A well designed website, easy to navigate by any search engine like Google, yahoo and MSN search engines etc. As we know search engine friendly website will obviously rank high in search engine result page resulting more traffic to the website as the perspective of business generation. In this Computer era of advanced technology, E-commerce has highly dominated the marketing practice, and due to easy availability and affordability of the Internet, people are running after it and making huge profit at the comfort of their home.
As a good online business person, what is important for your business is, to prepare a website that is well designed, attractive, full of relevant information, easy to navigate, highly usable, good content, enough functions and are capable of retaining visitors for long and make them come back again for business purpose.
Features of Web Development
Web development takes into account many things, such as data entry error checking through forms, as well as of the data that is entered in given fields of web applications. Malicious practices such as SQL Injection can be executed through users with ill intent yet only primitive knowledge of web development as a whole. Not only this, but scripts can be exploited to grant unauthorized access to the hacker to gain information such as email addresses, passwords and protected content like credit card numbers. So above considering facts it is required to must include the features of Account access in to the application, we can make it more powerful if we apply the concept of cryptography in our applications.