Many of you out there are thinking about finally making the leap and starting a new career as a web developer. While some believe it takes a lot of courage and requires a lot of life changes and sacrifices, some of you have started online programming courses and are desperately trying to make time for learning every day despite being on a tight schedule. Needless to say, those who belong to the latter group stand much greater chances of making a successful career switch and becoming web developers. [...]
If you did more coding than just writing “Hello, world!” with a regular font on a big, blank page, chances are that you've come across to these different measurement units: pixels, EMs, REMs and percent. Over the years, much has been debated about these four units of measurement and when is the best time to use each. Despite the attempts of hundreds of web developers from all over the world to thoroughly explain the best practices of pixels, EMs, REMs and percent, this topic is still utterly confusing for the simple reason that different projects are completed in different ways, using different measurement units. [...]
Outsourcing IT services in 21th century: A trend or a revolutionizing IT solution?
With the ever-increasing popularity of outsourcing in the IT industry, one cannot help but wonder if it can really live up to the promise. Over the past two decades, the idea of outsourcing has become widely accepted worldwide, both in private and public sectors. Many businesses that use outsourcing IT services are planning to outsource even more services in the upcoming years, as it has proven to be the key tool for increasing the profit. Outsourcing has become synonymous with cost-savings, hence the ever-continuing interest. [...]