Freelance Web Developer – is a very popular term in the world of freelancing job. Most of the freelancers want to be a web developer. You may ask me the question, why?
There are many reasons for choosing the job. First of all, it is a creative job and there is a great chance of earning much money from this job.
Who are Freelance Web developers?
Who are Freelance Web developers?
When a Freelance web developer start designing?
What does a Freelance Web Developer do?
How many Parts of a website?
Kinds of Web Developer
- Front-end Developer
- Back-end Developer
- Full-stake Developer
Full-stake Freelance Web Developer
Programming language for the Web Development
HTML for Web Development
HTML is a markup language. It is used to mark up the website. Where will be header section, there will be a sidebar, where will be the footer section these are marked up with HTML. Actually, as a Freelance Web Developer, you have to learn the language to divide each part of the website.
CSS for Web Development
Responsive Design Fundamental
Which language you will learn?
You have to select any one of these languages. Don’t try to learn all the languages at a time. Then you will not be able to learn perfectly any one of them. I recommend you to learn PHP. Many largest companies are using this language. For example, Yahoo, Wikipedia, Facebook are using this scripting language. Before learning PHP or PYTHON I recommend you to learn C programming. Because C Programming is a mother language. If you can learn C programming, learning other languages will be easy for you. So to become a perfect Freelance Web Developer, you have to learn the ‘C‘ programming language.
WordPress or Laravel
After learning PHP, you have to learn Word Press or Laravel. 35% to 40% website of the whole world are being operated with WordPress. And 60% of e-commerce sites are being operated with Woocommerce which is a plugin of WordPress. Actually, WordPress has a big online market. Thus if you learn WordPress after learning PHP then it will provide you a better opportunity in the online market. Laravel is another a popular framework like WordPress. So, you can also learn Laravel. But I will recommend you to learn WordPress.
The next item is Git. Git is a software version control system. You have to learn it to do update your website regular basis and to do the smooth experience of the software users. Another advantage of learning Git is that you will be able to remain connected with your team from any part of the world. That means it will give the opportunity of connecting with your team remotely. If you don’t learn Git, you will remain lock in your office or home from where you are working. It will save you much time. So, you have to learn Git if you really want to be a Freelance Web Developer.
SEO Knowledge for a Freelance Web Developer
Besides these, you have basic knowledge about SEO. Because SEO is important for ranking a website. Though we know a website ranks for its content. It also depends on how the coding of the website is done. So, when you will make a website for your client or for a company then you have to do coding SEO friendly so that the site comes to Google rank easily. Therefore you should have the idea of using the SEO friendly tag like heading tag, subheading tag, an anchor tag. Because these are very important for SEO. Learning SEO is not a tough matter. Rather it’s very easy.
Last, of all, you have to learn basic Photoshop. The knowledge of how to cut and crop image helps you at the time of coding. Whether you are a Front-end developer or Back-end developer, you must have the knowledge of Photoshop. When the designer submits a design then you have to separate the different part and integrate those in software. According to this serial, learn all these then you will be a professional Freelance Web Developer.
Opportunities of a Freelance Web Developer
Let’s learn what the benefits and opportunities of a Web Developer are in the online and offline market.