CSS Floats Explained By Riding An Escalator

If you have ever jumped on an escalator, then you can quickly understand floats. Your <div> is almost perfect. You decide to introduce some floats to fix the relationship between a few elements. The next thing you know, your newly floated elements jump out of your carefully chosen order, and stick to the side of… Continue reading CSS Floats Explained By Riding An Escalator

6 Absurd Ideas For Building Your First Web App

Need a few ideas for building a simple web app? These 6 examples will help you practice all the key skills and have fun doing it! Okay, you have already learned front-end web development, and now you are looking to flex your developer muscles on the next big challenge: full-stack web apps. You probably have many… Continue reading 6 Absurd Ideas For Building Your First Web App

Model-View-Controller (MVC) Explained Through Ordering Drinks At The Bar

If you have been to a bar, then MVC ain’t that hard. Model-view-controller (MVC) frameworks are a crucial part of building modern web applications. Walk into a room of web developers, and you will likely be bombarded with mentions of Ruby on Rails, Angular or Django. More generally, MVC logic can be used to describe almost… Continue reading Model-View-Controller (MVC) Explained Through Ordering Drinks At The Bar

8 Crazy Ideas For Building a Web Site

Need some ideas for practicing HTML, CSS and JavaScript? Here are a few that you probably would not think of yourself. Many beginner web developers already know that they need to practice, practice, practice the new skills that they are learning. Building real projects will bring challenges that you will not find in textbooks or… Continue reading 8 Crazy Ideas For Building a Web Site