Animation in web design is not a new concept. Before CSS3, Flash and JavaScript were the techs of choice used to move items and elements on a screen. Animations are a UX delight. Animations add a better user experience to a page since we humans tend to interact better with a dynamic environment. Animations also add individuality and personality to a web visual. Personally, I...

Every company out there eventually acquires a process that becomes embedded in their culture. CodeCoda’s belief in excellence has brought the Agile manifesto as a most vital day-to-day tool. We live it, breathe it, and manage to achieve a high balance and innovation level through it. If we are the fuel, Agile is the engine that burns it clean. As an established IT managed services...

CSS is a style sheet used to style HTML elements carefully. Besides interacting with HTML elements for styling, CSS controls the feel, topography, box models, screen/device adaptation, and general layout of a web page.CSS has a basic syntax. It consists of a selector, property, a value, followed by a declaration block. p { color: blue; text-transform: uppercase; } In the above code snippet, p (paragraph)...

It can be very cumbersome writing CSS code when doing it for a large site. They tend to be repetitive, long, complicated, and messy. Debugging large CSS sites can become a nightmare because of this. Using a CSS pre-processor is the solution for many frontend developers, of which SASS is the most popular and preferred. A pre-processor is a program that acts as a sort...

The path to excellence that some eCommerce sites reach is usually the result of a timely journey. Some projects come as products of massive research and planning. We know that a fully functional and capable online shop can be a reality in about a month. Stay tuned. Moving merchandise quicker to a sale-ready state is always a significant advantage in eCommerce. What’s more, you can...

Today, we are going to take a look at Application Performance Management 101, its terminology, and its concepts. APM is incredibly essential for systems today, but many organizations still aren’t using it to its fullest effect. Organizations need APM to remain in control of their network and infrastructure. However, they may not be able to effectively set up APM if they underestimate its importance and...

Have you long been using CSS to build some attractive web designs and layouts? Are you familiar with how CSS can help rejuvenate a bland webpage to create something enticing? CSS is much more than using those fancy fonts and creating backgrounds. No matter how long you have been using CSS to create powerful designs, there could still be some undiscovered features and CSS properties...

If you are learning how to code in python, it is inevitable that you come across lists. List is one of the most versatile, fundamental, data structures in python and used in many applications of data manipulation, machine learning and AI. Lists involves putting values in between a square bracket - [ ], separated by commas. Example, planets = ['mars', 'jupiter', 'earth', 'pluto', 'uranus', 'saturn',...

What is an API? API stands for Application Programming Interface, and they are widely used in programming for communication between servers. APIs allow two services/servers to interact with each other without knowing how precisely each one of them is implemented. API is a key design aspect of one of the fundamental concepts in computer science – abstraction. HMTL APIs There are arguments that HTML5 as...

It has a year since you got your new Android phone and you used it every day since. Suddenly you noticed that it starts slowing down and, sometimes, even becomes unresponsive. Sounds familiar? You are likely one of the 80% of users who experience the same phenomenon. So, what causes a once so fast device suddenly losing that much of its performance? What makes millions...

Site loading speed and link building remain substantial factors for getting ahead in Google search results, but from next year, a new agent enters the field of interest – User Experience. There are many indicators Google uses to define the value of your site’s content and whether it is worth being touched by the eyes of the judgmental beholder – the customer. Fast content display...

User interfaces has come a long way ever since the first hand-held devices. Today, with mobile phones gaining the status of everyone’s trusty gadget, interfaces have grown to evolve in what nature always intended for them – compact, cozy, informative. What is UI The user interfaces of the past were limited to visuals, mostly text, and very little automation or assistance. We now have different...

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