Outer Court Quick Guide to Web Development

Overview - Web Development

With web I mean the World Wide Web, which is the part of the internet that's displayed in a browser. The browser doesn't have to be a visual program running on a screen, it could also be a cellular-phone, or a text-to-speech program.

What is actually developed?

And for which people?

Common misconceptions

The web is still a relatively new medium; understanding it is the first part of creating usable web sites.

What is the web?

Who is on the web?


Who pays you, as the web developer?
Is it the boss, the client or the end-user?

Some words about the client: