At Broadsilicon, we create websites and web applications that are accessible via the internet. Our team handles designing, coding, and building the components necessary to create functional and visually appealing websites, encompassing various aspects, including client-side scripting, server-side scripting, database management, and web content management.
We apply a combination of technical skills, such as proficiency in programming languages, frameworks, databases, and web development tools to create stunning web applications. By using collaboration tools, version control systems, and project management methodologies we are able to streamline development workflows and facilitate teamwork.
Key aspects of web development include:
Web development is a vast field, and different web developers may specialize in different areas or technologies based on their expertise and project requirements. We maintain a full house of cross language scripting. Want to hear what we think?
Backend development involves the server-side programming and logic that powers the website. It includes handling requests from the frontend, processing data, and managing the server infrastructure. Backend development typically involves languages such as PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, or Node.js, along with frameworks like Laravel, Django, Ruby on Rails, Spring, or Express.js.
Websites often require data storage and retrieval. Database management involves designing and implementing the database structure, creating queries to fetch and manipulate data, and ensuring data integrity and security. Common database technologies used in web development include MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and SQLite.
Content management systems provide tools and interfaces to create, edit, and manage website content without requiring extensive coding knowledge. Popular CMS platforms like WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla simplify website creation and management, allowing non-technical users to update content easily.
Web developers need to prioritize security in their development process. This involves implementing security measures to protect websites from common vulnerabilities, such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), cross-site request forgery (CSRF), and ensuring data encryption, user authentication, and secure communication protocols.
Web development should adhere to web standards and best practices to ensure compatibility, performance, and accessibility across different browsers and devices. Following accessibility guidelines allows people with disabilities to access and navigate websites effectively.
With the increasing use of mobile devices, web development often involves creating responsive websites that adapt and provide optimal user experiences across various screen sizes and resolutions. Responsive design techniques use flexible layouts, media queries, and CSS frameworks like Bootstrap or Foundation.
Web developers often integrate analytics tools, such as Google Analytics, to track website traffic, user behavior, and performance. They may also implement search engine optimization (SEO) techniques to improve a website’s visibility in search engine results.
Broadsilicon is a cutting-edge tech company established in 2015 and headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, with digital foot-prints in the USA, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon and Zambia.