By web development we mean creating a new website. There are various firms around the world which offer their professional services to develop a website. These companies or firms thus provide website development services. The internet is spreading very fast in the current world.
People are opening website related to various concerns. There are millions if website existing in the world today and more of it coming as the time progresses. Web development services comprises of various components like the content service (the content which will be used in the website), web designing, web scripting on both sides (the client side and the server side), coding etc.
A website can be very simple and it can be very complex. It can consist of a static web page or it may contain very complex Internet applications. It depends upon for what purpose a site is being created. A social networking site can be very complex.
Website development has become a huge industry. There are a large number of companies who offer their services to develop a website. In countries like India and China, lots of firms are specializing in developing a website. It is estimated that United States alone has over 1000 companies which cater to website development. The web development is used to be a costly affair in the past but the cost of creating a website has considerably gone down in the recent times. Even individuals now avail web development services.
The websites created by these individuals are often catering to their personal interests rather than the professional. The website development services companies provide a variety of services such as web programming or search engine optimization. Search Engine optimization is becoming very important as those websites which have top 10-20 rankings get maximum clicks. Thus the web development companies develop a website in such a way as it ranks higher on the search engines especially on Google. Ranking higher on Google is very important as it is the top most popular search engine services. Various website development services include website development for electronic commerce, shopping carts integration, search engine optimization etc.
Typical areas for web development services are client side coding which is done through the use of software tools like Java Script, Flash, and AJAX etc. The server side coding consists of ASP, Cold Fusion, Java, PHP etc. Then there are database technologies such as Oracle, DB2 etc.