The Technologies Behind Web Design

Web design is the artistic or professional work of a person in creating content for a website which is published through the internet, or any other network related service to the outside world. The published information is usually viewed by others via a web browser. The internet browsers that are widely used nowadays are Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome and Opera.

The primary objective behind web design is to create a website usually in the form of an HTML (hypertext markup language). In the year 1980, a physicist called Tim Berners-Lee proposed and prototyped ENQUIRE, a system for researchers to share documents. Berners-Lee specified HTML as the language to communicate over the Internet and wrote the browser software in 1990. Tim Berners-Lee initiated and published the first website in the year 1991. Berners-Lee was the first to combine both Internet communications (email and Usenet) with hypertext.

When the web progressed, … Read More