Mobile apps offer us information, entertainment as well as many other purposes and are a part of everyday life for smartphone and tablet users. If you also have an interesting idea for an application, you shouldn’t shy away from creating it: developing an app for iOS or Android isn’t all about programming, there’s much more to it than that. In our series on creating your own app, we’ll take you...
If you don’t have a ready-made template or a homepage kit for the development of a front-end, but also don’t want to completely start from square one, then you should think about using a CSS framework such as ZURB Foundation. The open source solution offers a flexible grid system, numerous other pre-made code snippets, and everything you need to implement a responsive web presence.
If you want to develop a new web application, you have the choice between writing your code completely from scratch or relying on frameworks. This code collection contains an application-ready skeleton which you can then adapt to fit your own ideas. The CSS framework YAML, for example, provides a responsive framework structure that’s already optimiszed for various browsers and devices.
Learn the basics of the Blade syntax and templating system. Laravel's Blade template system is one of the ways in which the Laravel PHP framework makes the life of a developer easier.
AVIF is a new image format that is supposed to replace the JPEG format in the long run. It offers very high image quality, compresses files extremely efficiently and reduces the loading times of websites due to smaller file sizes. The license-free format also provides numerous functions. Major digital players are driving its development and popular browsers can already handle AVIF.
There are several ways to use Python to create a web application, or generate web content. In this tutorial we will cover the simplest and most basic form of viewing the output of a Python script in a browser.
PHP frameworks make web application development easier by providing an extensive collection of libraries and components. The ability to easily use this pre-existing architecture prevents developers from "reinventing the wheel," and increases work efficiency. Learn how to install and use the Laravel PHP framework, which is one of the most popular and widely-used frameworks available.
An alliance of all well-known Internet companies has come together to replace the MPEG format with AV1 codec. AV1 is license-free, open source and boasts impressive efficiency dealing with high-resolution video files. In this article, we discuss AV1 codec, compare it with its predecessors and examine possible areas of application. Could this be the future of 8K streaming?
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language. Together with HTML, CSS gives you the option to process a website visually. CSS was developed to separate presentation specifications such as fonts and the shape and colour of elements from other website content. Learn how to use CSS here.
The Mozilla Firefox browser lets you personalise the homepage on desktop PCs and Android mobile devices. If you use one or more websites every day, it’s usually a good idea to set them as the homepage in Firefox. This means that the page opens automatically when the browser is launched. We’ll show you how to change the Firefox homepage step by step.
IONOS Website Guide: website advice for all
A website isn’t just a website – these days, there are countless ways to create an online presence in a way that matches your expectations. The ‘Websites’ section of the IONOS Digital Guide offers detailed information about creating, managing, and optimising websites as well as facts and general background information on the World Wide Web. For a closer look, you can also explore one of several subcategories about different topics. Here, we present website advice for everyone, from mere enthusiasts to qualified professionals.
What’s in the IONOS Website Guide?
Website advice for beginners, advanced users, and professionals
The Website Guide serves as an information portal for small and medium-sized companies, along with developers, web designers, technology lovers, and general internet enthusiasts. Many articles on the IONOS Digital Guide require little background knowledge, though some are also aimed at more experienced users. Beginners can enjoy posts on topics like ‘What exactly is a website?’, ‘The basics for modern web development’, or ‘How are websites accessed?’, while more advanced readers can broaden their knowledge of specific topics with comprehensive articles and tutorials. So whether you are a novice, an advanced user, or a professional: our handy Website Guide has plenty of useful tips and tricks to help you become an expert on the World Wide Web.