Web developer

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A web developer is a programmer who develops World Wide Web applications using a client–server model. The applications typically use HTML, CSS and JavaScript in the client, PHP, ASP.NET (C#), Python, Node.js, Go or Java in the server, and http for communications between client and server. A web developer may specialize in client-side applications (front-end developer), server-side applications (back-end developer), or both (full-stack developer).


There are no formal educational or license requirements to become a web developer. However, many colleges and trade schools offer coursework in web development. There are also many tutorials and articles which teach web development, often freely available on the web - for example, on JavaScript.

Even though there are no formal requirements, web development projects require web developers to have advanced knowledge and skills such as:

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  1. ^ "HTML: HyperText Markup Language | MDN". developer.mozilla.org. Retrieved 2022-05-12.
  2. ^ "VueJS website". VueJS.
  3. ^ "ReactJS website". ReactJS.
  4. ^ "Angular website". Angular.

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