Tag Archives: Front-End Development Tools

Choosing a Front End Framework: Angular vs. Ember vs. React

angular 2.0As front end engineers, we live in exciting times. The big three of Front End Frameworks are all approaching or have had major new releases. Ember released 2.0 less than two months ago by making it a stealthily easy upgrade from its previous version. Just a couple weeks ago React released 0.14, a major step on its march to 1.0. AngularConnect, a conference in London later this week, will likely shine light on Angular 2’s timeline. Continue reading

15 free (and almost free) tools freelancers need to be using

FreelancerWhile not every freelancer may be operating on a shoestring, if you can save money – or even better, not spend money – it’s a no brainer. There are a plethora of free tools for every aspect of your freelance business that make it easy to maximize your profitability while you continue to work on your terms.

Here are 15 tools that you need to be using right now that will make your business more efficient so you can do and make even more with fewer resources. Continue reading

200+ Best Free Tools & Resources for Front-End Web Developers

frontend-development-free-toolsFront end development is the development of those elements of a website that the customer sees and interacts with directly.[1] It is a combination of programming skills (knowing which program to choose) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the color and font choices). The challenges associated with front end developers is that the tools and techniques used to create the front end of a website change constantly and so the developer needs to constantly be aware of how the field is developing.
There are several tools available that can be used to develop the frontend of a website, and understanding which tools need are best fit for which task means the difference between a hacked site and well designed and scalable site.

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