Write 2/3 sentences describing what each is and how it might be useful on a portfolio website
HTML-Hypertext Markup Language is used to create the structure of the website; achieves fonts, colours, graphics and hyperlink effects on web pages on the internet.
CSS-Cascading Style Sheets is a rule-based language that helps to style the elements in the HTML on your website. It modifies properties such as colour, background colour, width, border thickness, font size etc.
Bootstrap-It is a free front-end framework for faster and easier web design, including HTML and CSS based design templates for typography, forms, buttons, tables, navigation, models, image carousels and much more.
AngularJS- Probably one of the most popular modern day web frameworks available. The framework is mostly used for developing mostly Single Page applications and has been made by a group of developers from Google.
FTP- File Transfer Protocol is the standard network protocol used to transfer computer files between a client and server on a computer network. It’s built on a client-server model architecture and uses separate connections between the client and the server.
Database- A database is a structured set of data which is held in a computer, especially one that is accessible in various ways.
Client- A client is a piece of computer hardware/ software that accesses a service made available by a server.
Web-server- A web-server is a computer system that processes request via HTTP- the basic network protocol which is used to distribute information on the internet.
PHP- Hypertext Preprocessor is a script language and interpreter which is freely available and primarily used on Linux Web servers.
SQL- Structured Query Language is a standard language for relational database management and data manipulation. It’s also used to query, insert, update and modify data.
mySQL- An open-source relational database management system; additionally used to add, remove and modify information in the database.
ASP- Application Service Provider (or Active Server Page) is a company that offers individuals or enterprises access over the internet to applications and related services that would otherwise have to be located in their own personal computers.
What do these parts of a website do:
Loader (loading bar)
Social Media Icons
responsive web design-
What types of media could you show on your portfolio website? Where could you host these things?
images= on the website
video= embedded using an ‘iframe’ from youtube
What is an iframe?