Mobile Business Trends in 2015 – All You Need to Know

Mobile applications have revolutionized the way we live our lives, that’s a no-brainer. The increasing number of apps developed, every day, is a rude awakening if your business or enterprise has not already started indulging and taking advantage of the various features these apps can offer. In 2014, the mobile technology leaped from its phone format to wearable devices and the Internet of Things. This year, more businesses are getting on board and app developers are finding more potential in developing apps for enterprises and business purposes. These 8 mobile business trends will showcase how important and indispensable mobile applications have become for B2B and B2C purposes. Creating purposeful apps with scope to expand Mobile applications provide various features that can help business simplify many of their exhaustive processes. As app opportunities are extremely dynamic, clients often get excited which results in the creation of app with various unnecessary features which complicates the interface as well as the usability. In 2015, application developers are more inclined to advise their clients to stick to their focus element and develop apps based on the main features. With the scope to expand, more features can be added as and when the necessity arises. This … Continue Reading…


CodeLobster PHP Edition: A Free PHP, HTML, CSS & JavaScript Editor

As a web developer and programmer we always search for an easy, convenient and comfortable editor (IDE) that can improve our speed & efficiency of writing error-free codes. There are many feature-rich but paid editors are available to fulfill our needs. But in this article we are reviewing a very good and simple editor (IDE) that you can download and use at free of cost – CodeLobster PHP Edition. CodeLobster PHP Edition is a very portable and free editor (IDE) that you can use to write your PHP, HTML, JavaScript and CSS codes. To understand the capabilities of this editor (IDE), here we will review some advantages, features and possibilities of it: 1. Code Highlighting: It can highlight your different type of codes with different colors to make writing comfortable. Even if you write mixed codes (i.e. combination of PHP, HTML, JavaScript or CSS codes in a single file), it can highlight different kind of codes in different colors. You also have the option to choose your own color schemes. 2. Auto Completion: The powerful auto completion feature of CodeLobster comes for PHP, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. It comes with supports for HTML5 and CSS3 as well. For PHP, it … Continue Reading…


Introducing Kendo Chart in MVC – Using Kendo UI JavaScript

We are introducing Kendo UI chart using Kendo UI Java script in MVC based application. Chart is a graphical representation of a data, in which data is represented by symbols. There are many types of charts like bar chart, pie chart, line chart, Gauge chart. Here we are introducing bar chart and gauge chart using Kendo UI JavaScript and CSS files. Below are the steps to make bar chart and gauge chart in MVC based application. Download Trial version of Kendo UI JavaScript and CSS, for download click here. For giving the Kendo UI reference of JavaScript and CSS we need to write below code in MVC view, give reference of Kendo UI JavaScript in MVC view and then call the Html Kendo chart() function where we need show the chart see as per below code. <script src=”~/ReportJS/kendo.all.min.js”></script> <script src=”~/ReportJS/console.js”></script> <link href=”~/css/reportstyle.css” rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” /> <link href=”~/css/examples-offline.css” rel=”stylesheet”> <link href=”~/css/kendo.common.min.css” rel=”stylesheet”> <link href=”~/css/kendo.rtl.min.css” rel=”stylesheet”> <link href=”~/css/kendo.default.min.css” rel=”stylesheet”> <link href=”~/css/kendo.dataviz.min.css” rel=”stylesheet”> <link href=”~/css/kendo.dataviz.default.min.css” rel=”stylesheet”> As per above code we can give the reference for Kendo.all.min.js and CSS from project location. Now, for example we need bar chart and gauge chart for our Dashboard data represent, so for that we have use … Continue Reading…

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Is HTML5 a Good Choice for Web Apps in Today’s Mobile Age?

While web-based mobile apps are coded in HTML5 (or using CSS/JavaScript), and can be accessed via any phone or tablet devices. In contrast, native apps are built for a single mobile OS – be it Android, iOS etc. According to reports from BI (Business Insider), a contradiction has been observed: while some consumers prefer native apps, a lot of developers love to write single application that works well on all mobile devices. The earlier versions of HTML didn’t proved much beneficial in developing mobile apps. But the scenario changed with the emergence of HTML5. With the advent of HTML5 developers are enjoying more flexibility in building web applications. Compared to previous HTML versions, HTML5 helps in building web-based applications with rich features without much hassle. Besides, the HTML5 based apps can be updated with advanced functionality – without the need to download and install the new updates frequently. Let’s have a glance at some of the reasons because of which developers are adapting to the new HTML version for developing web-based mobile applications: Robust Features There is no dearth of apps available in the app market, and thus, it becomes needful for developers to stay glued to a single utility … Continue Reading…


HTML and CSS for Web Designers – Essential Guidelines

Due to the rising demand of website, HTML and CSS have become essentials for creating a most fascinating and feature-rich website. So, it is important for the designers to be aware about it. May or may not be beginners sentient about all the features of HTML and CSS, while building an effective website. Let’s take a look at the some fundamentals that have been outlined across the globe. We are going to reflect a light over some key elements of front-end design and development that need to be followed by beginner web developers. A Glimpse Over Common Terminology & Syntax Before going to start work on project using HTML and CSS, learn about both of these technologies and understand the basic need of them. Firstly, know the difference between HTML and CSS, because there is a gigantic difference between in these two languages. Therefore, it is vital to understand their syntax and terminology. HTML HTML is a markup language, which is required for building web pages and other information that are unable to view over the most of the web browsers. It is an abbreviation of hyper text markup language, which is used to provide a clear, structural and meaningful … Continue Reading…

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Grid Layout Enhances the Aesthetics of a Website and Provides Exemplary User Experience

Way back in history, especially during the Renaissance, the great masters of art harped on the importance of proportion and golden ratio, while describing a piece of art. The reason being it makes the piece of work aesthetically pleasing, and it keeps the artwork at par with the other elements in the universe. The same rule is applicable also while creating or designing a website. For any website design to be effective, it is not about the layout or the different themes used in it, but also about the balance or order that is visually prominent while viewing the website. Use of the grid, is a simple way, through which you can focus on the usability of a website and in a way you can also give a uniform look to the website. Provides structure to the site The use of grid for designing a website is comparatively a new trend in the arena of web designing. It provides organization and structure to the website and creates a rhythm and uniformity in the visual appearance. Generally, the readers have the habit of reading from left to right, and grid layout helps to reinforce this aspect. With the advent of portable … Continue Reading…

7 Predictions About 2014

7 Predictions About 2014

As 2014 is already here, we are here too, with our predictions and hopes for the year and from the year. Without beating around the bush, lets see what these predictions are. It Will Be All About SmartPhones Although for North Americans and West Europeans, this might sound a bit strange, as you are already having the best Apple, Samsung, Sony or HTC has to offer, it is not till middle of 2013 when the sales of smartphones started to match the predictions in the regions like Asia, South America or Eastern Europe. We have said this umpteen number of times, the mobile devices accessing the internet will overtake the desktop count by 2016. People might find it difficult to believe as we still use a website more comfortably using a pc or laptop, due to the typing ease and bigger screen probably, but this is like the same prediction that TVs will overtake radios, which once sounded impossible. Presently mobile web is only 20% of the total web and by the end of this year, we should see it is nearing the 30% mark. HTML 5 Will Be Mainstream HTML5 is already becoming popular among mobile app developers. This … Continue Reading…


Premium WordPress Themes from TemplateMonster

Nowadays there are tons of technologies for building awesome websites. Every day web developers experiment with them uniting and isolating only the best things, and that’s exactly how WordPress was united with Bootstrap. Both guys have proven to be the best of their kind, that’s why uniting them was a matter of time. Due to Bootstrap WordPress themes have become more stylish and the code became pretty straightforward and easy to comprehend. Guys from TemplateMonster have come a bit forward and reinforced Bootstrap WordPress themes with Cherry framework that allows to create consistent and well-crafted sites. Cherry framework divides the back-end and front-end parts of the theme for fast prototyping and more efficient support. All modification you will make are executed with the child theme files, you are not actually changing the parent theme files. That’s why, when the parent theme is updated, your child theme modifications are preserved. And what’s also important, these templates are easy in use and intuitive for the users. Let’s see what’s inside these WordPress Themes from TemplateMonster:This and much more you can find within the mentioned below templates. And how do these themes look like? What about their visual attractiveness? Take a moment to … Continue Reading…

HTML 5 and CSS 3 Elements: Easy Transformations and Animations, No Plugins and Canvas (Part 3)

This article comprises of a number of different articles revolving around HTML 5 & CSS 3. This is the forth in the series, including the introduction. The previous piece of writing was entitled: ‘HTML 5 & CSS 3 Elements: Forms, Web Sockets, Offline Access & Geo-location (Part 2).’ If you are new to this topic or would like a brief overview of the subject it is advised to skim through the introduction that accompanies this collection.

HTML 5 and CSS 3 Elements: Forms, Web Sockets, Offline Access and Geo-Location (Part 2)

This article comprises of a number of different articles revolving around HTML 5 & CSS 3. This is the third in the series, including the introduction. The previous piece of writing was entitled: ‘HTML 5 & CSS 3 Elements: Visual Effects, Table Styles and Custom Fonts (Part 1).’ If you are new to this topic or would like a brief overview of the subject it is advised to skim through the introduction that accompanies this collection.