Markdown
Markdown: guida al semplice linguaggio di markup
  • Web development

Scrivere in Internet senza conoscere HTML? Si può fare, grazie a markdown. Questo semplice linguaggio di markup permette di formattare testi in CMS, forum o wiki, evitando tag complicati. La sintassi di markdown è fatta di caratteri semplici, per lo più intuitivi. Questi semplificano sia la lettura, sia la scrittura. Come funziona markdown?

Markdown: guida al semplice linguaggio di markup
C programming language
What is the C programming language?
  • Web development

If you’re a programmer, it’s hard to get around the programming language C. It’s one of the most common languages out there. C is used for a number of different applications, and also forms the basis for other programming languages. Keep reading to learn more about the language, including its pros and cons, syntax basics, and more.

What is the C programming language?
Choosing a website background
How to create the perfect website background
  • Website creation

An appealing website background can create a positive first impression and entice site visitors to stick around. But how can you pick the perfect background for your website, what’s important when choosing a website background image, and what should you avoid? Here’s the lowdown.

How to create the perfect website background
Git cheat sheet
Git cheat sheet: Everything you need at a glance
  • Web development

Working with Git is very helpful to most developers. However, it’s important that all steps are always correct to save time and avoid mistakes. We’ll provide you with a practical Git cheat sheet in our Digital Guide or as a PDF download to help you do this. This way, you’ll always have all the important commands at hand.

Git cheat sheet: Everything you need at a glance
Java operators
The most important Java operators in an overview
  • Web development

If you use Java as your programming language of choice, sooner or later you will come across Java operators, which can be used to compare values. Our article explains what these operators are and how you can use them. We’ll take a look at arithmetic, Boolean and bitwise Java operators, and how they differ from each other. Let’s get going!

The most important Java operators in an overview
Python operators
How to use Python operators
  • Web development

You’re probably already familiar with arithmetic operators from your school days. Plus, minus, multiply, and divide are all symbols for mathematical operations. A programming language like Python knows many more operators. It’s not only numbers which can be processed, but also strings, lists and general objects. We’ll show you what you should keep in mind and we’ll also go into the programming...

How to use Python operators
Getting your website Christmas-ready
How to give your website a Christmas makeover
  • Web design

Christmas isn’t just a time to put up a tree and decorate your home. During the holiday season, website owners can get creative and upgrade their website design to make their page more festive. That way customers can get into the Christmas spirit too. If you’re looking to make your website more holiday-friendly, read on to explore our practical and creative tips. Only Christmas dinner will be...

How to give your website a Christmas makeover
Code smell
What is code smell?
  • Web development

Experienced programmers know it well when changes are to be made to a codebase, and a first inspection quickly shows that the code is not clean. This is an intuitive assessment. The code “smells rotten”. We explain what code smells are exactly, where they occur and how to get rid of them.

What is code smell?
Deactivating JavaScript
Disable JavaScript instructions for Firefox, Chrome, and IE
  • Web development

JavaScript is ubiquitous in the world wide web. The scripting language adds interactive elements to websites and has significantly changed the appearance of online offers. Hardly any of today’s web pages can work without scripts that are executed on the website visitor’s computer. However, this also entails risks. All common web browsers also provide their users with functions that can restrict or...

Disable JavaScript instructions for Firefox, Chrome, and IE
Git stash
How to save and retrieve branch changes using Git stash
  • Web development

When working with multiple branches, it is sometimes required that you switch from one branch to another and pause the changes you’re making for the time being. You can store these unfinished changes in a Git stash. Learn what Git stash is, how to use it and what different possibilities it offers you in this article.

How to save and retrieve branch changes using Git stash

Websites

IONOS Website Guide: website advice for all

A website isn’t just a website – these days, there are countless ways to create an online presence in a way that matches your expectations. The ‘Websites’ section of the IONOS Digital Guide offers detailed information about creating, managing, and optimizing websites as well as facts and general background information on the World Wide Web. For a closer look, you can also explore one of several subcategories about different topics. Here, we present website advice for everyone, from mere enthusiasts to qualified professionals.

What’s in the IONOS Website Guide?

The ‘Websites’ section is one of six main categories in the IONOS Digital Guide. ‘Websites’ is then broken down into four further subcategories: ‘Website creation, ‘Web design’, ‘Web development’, and ‘Digital law’. While ‘Website creation’ focuses primarily on the technical aspects of internet sites, ‘Web design’ articles look at the optical makeup of content, in particular the use of text, images, and responsive displays through HTML or CSS. ‘Web development’ covers the use of scripting languages, like PHP or JavaScript, as well as specific tools for the development of internet services. But basic information about the standards and trends of website development can also be found here. The subcategory ‘Digital law’ presents online laws and practices, like image usage rights and privacy policies.

Website advice for beginners, advanced users, and professionals

The Website Guide serves as an information portal for small and medium-sized companies, along with developers, web designers, technology lovers, and general internet enthusiasts. Many articles on the IONOS Digital Guide require little background knowledge, though some are also aimed at more experienced users. Beginners can enjoy posts on topics like ‘What exactly is a website?’, ‘The basics for modern web development’, or ‘How are websites accessed?’, while more advanced readers can broaden their knowledge of specific topics with comprehensive articles and tutorials. So whether you are a novice, an advanced user, or a professional: our handy Website Guide has plenty of useful tips and tricks to help you become an expert on the World Wide Web.