CSS font sizes overview

px vs em vs rem In print copy we use pt for font sizes because usually we want a “fixed” size because it is going to be printed out on a piece of paper that we have specified the size of. And in a similar fashion px, are fixed not relative sizes and it means […]

Very Quick HTML History & Overview

Interest in and use of the World Wide Web has been expanding at a phenomenal rate. As the Web grows, so must its vehicle of communication, HTML. The HTML 2.0 specification was published in November of 1995. Since then, the HTML 3.0 draft specification expired on September 28, 1995, without becoming recommended, but HTML 3.2 […]

Work from home productivity tips

With all the lockdowns from the COVID pandemic forcing more and more people to work form home it has been become more important than ever to stay motivated and productive. Here are some great tips to help you increase your productivity. 1: Set Up Your Workspace Right Don’t work from your bed or in your […]

Social Media Security Best Practices for business

Here are some ways to help to ensure that you have a social media security that protects your brand and your customers. Establish an official social media policy and ensure it is communicated across your whole organization. This is a document that outlines specifically how your organization as a whole and individual employees should conduct themselves […]

What are Functional and Non-Functional Requirements

In systems engineering and requirements engineering, a non-functional requirement (NFR) is a requirement that specifies criteria that can be used to judge the operation of a system, rather than specific behaviors. They are contrasted with functional requirements that define specific behavior or functions. (Wikipedia) Defining (Designing) the functional and non-functional requirements is a key step in the web development process and one that […]

Intro to Algorithms

What Is an Algorithm? An algorithm is a detailed step-by-step instruction set or formula for solving a problem or completing a task. In computing, programmers write algorithms that instruct the computer how to perform a task. When you think of an algorithm in the most general way (not just in regards to computing), algorithms are […]

Storyboards and navigation maps

Storyboarding is usually done in the initial planning and analysis stages.  There are a lot of different ways to develop website story boards and the type you should use depends on the purpose of the storyboard. Both creative and technical professionals use storyboards, which can streamline the design and development process. For example if the […]