Git clone
How to copy repositories with Git Clone
  • Web development

It’s often necessary to copy a repository and continue working in the copy during a project. The command for this action is Git Clone. In our article, you’ll learn what the command is, the syntax it uses as well as the different possible application cases. Once you’ve read this guide, you’ll be working with practical repository copies in no time.

How to copy repositories with Git Clone
Git Checkout
How to switch branches with Git Checkout
  • Web development

Whether you’re working in a team or alone on a project, you can create different branches with Git. Simply use the Git Checkout command to quickly switch from one branch to another. Our article will outline how the command works as well as how to use it for remote repositories and how these commands can be useful to you.

How to switch branches with Git Checkout
What is XML?
What is XML? An overview of extensible markup language
  • Web development

Anyone involved in web development will have come across XML at some point as it’s the foundation for other languages. The acronym stands for “Extensible Markup Language” and describes one of the most common markup languages of all. Find out more about XML and the most important XML basics, its functions and structure in our dedicated article.

What is XML? An overview of extensible markup language
GitOps
What is GitOps? Git automated infrastructures explained
  • Web development

GitOps manages infrastructures and applications by automating processes with Git as a “single source of truth”. But what is GitOps all about? In our article, we explain what GitOps is, how it works, and what the advantages and disadvantages of the software development approach are. Read on for everything you need to know.

What is GitOps? Git automated infrastructures explained
Flask Python
What is Flask Python? A short Flask framework tutorial
  • Web development

Flask is one of the most popular web frameworks for Python. A minimalist counterpart to the more complex Django, the Flask framework has gained a huge fan base. Read on to learn what Flask is and what its advantages and disadvantages are. We’ll also show you how to set up the framework and create a web application in our Python Flask tutorial.

What is Flask Python? A short Flask framework tutorial
Flask vs. Django
Flask vs. Django — a comparison of the Python frameworks
  • Web development

The Flask vs. Django debate plays out across many different categories. Which one you end up choosing, however, depends primarily on the nature of your project and your needs. Read our dedicated article to find out more about Django and Flask, their special features and which purposes the two frameworks are suitable for.

Flask vs. Django — a comparison of the Python frameworks
Registering a website: submitting URLs to Google
How to submit your website to Google, Bing, and Yahoo!
  • Website creation

Did you know that you can submit your site to Google, Bing, and Yahoo! in order for it to be found more easily in the search results? These search engine providers allow web operators to submit their URLs so they can be added to the search index. We’ll show you how to register your web project – a simple procedure that can increase its online visibility.

How to submit your website to Google, Bing, and Yahoo!
Deleting a Google result and protecting personal data
Deleting personal data with Google
  • Digital law

The internet never forgets – is it always true? In some cases, search engines are obliged to grant users permission to delete defamatory search results. If Google displays personal data that is outdated or of no interest to the public, users can request the search engine to delete links to that data from the results pages permanently. But what exactly is the ‘Right to be Forgotten’ act, and when...

Deleting personal data with Google
Mob programming
What is mob programming?
  • Web development

Mob programming is an approach in software development that involves developing code in a large team. All code is created collaboratively, so that all developers are involved in the final product from day one. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the software development method and its pros and cons.

What is mob programming?
Python sleep
How to pause programs with Python sleep
  • Web development

The Python sleep function is used to stop a program and then resume running after a set period of time. Our article will inform you how Python sleep works exactly, what the function can be used for, and what other commands you can use it with. You’ll learn how to use Python sleep in no time with some simple code examples.

How to pause programs with Python sleep

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.