Web development refers to the building, creating, and maintaining of websites. It includes aspects such as web design, web publishing, web programming, and database management. It is the creation of an application that works over the internet i.e. websites.
In the process of Web Development, Developers build web pages and applications for either the Intranet, a private network, or the Internet. Web Development does not necessarily focus on a website’s design; rather, it is majorly concerned with the programming and coding part, which is the main reason for the functioning of the website.
It refers to developing and maintaining web pages, including bits and pieces of concepts like web design, web programming, web publishing, and database management. Further, it includes various types of web development tool and techniques such as text editors for manually coding the websites, Dreamweaver for developing a web page, using a blogging website to update blogs, and more.
From basic and simple websites to complex web applications and social media platforms and from numerous online shopping web pages to even content management systems (CMS), all the online tools and websites that we use on a regular basis are part of Web Development. Besides, all these tools and websites are built by Web Developers.