Chapter 10 Web Development
This chapter discusses the skills needed for successful large-scale project development and introduces you to common web development methods. It is important to realize that each project is unique; each has its own needs and requirements. Choosing the right people to work on a web project team can make it or break it. Visit the resources on this page to learn more about the process of web site development.
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Web Host Resources
Domain Name Registration
Automated Testing Tools
Web Development Process
Sometimes it's helpful to read another point of view on this topic, the web development firm Macronimous.com describes their web development process and provides a flowchart of the workflow.
Many web hosts provide free web log reporting for clients. Other free or low-cost options for obtaining information about your web site visitors are listed below.
Review activities are available for this chapter. Check your knowledge of chapter terms and concepts.