Talk:Front-end web development

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Surely a front end web developers role now includes usage of PHP and Mysql, this article needs updating to reflect this. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 81.157.254.237 (talk) 10:37, 20 September 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]

More Info needed for this article[edit]

I myself is a front-end developer and to be honest this article is so poorly written, it needs a lot of information to be added. I tried adding good information but my contributions are being reverted for no reasons by people who don't even know what front-end development is. They think HTML,CSS,JS are tools while they are content managment system.

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This article is poorly written and needs a knowledgeable editor. I am not that person. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 23.242.86.78 (talk)

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I agree, but I can't be bothered to edit it. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 193.169.216.191 (talk) 19:58, 9 November 2014 (UTC)Reply[reply]

This is the best ever Chidera marvelous (talk) 15:10, 6 August 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Rename to "Front end web development"[edit]

I wish the page were renamed to "Front end WEB development." That's really what we're talking about here. There are other front ends besides the web's.Feugene (talk) 01:50, 28 February 2015 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Yes, Front-end web development is a better title. But there already is a redirect for the un-hyphenated, mis-capitalized Front End Web Development, to Web development. The two pages are quite different, so adding {{merge}} seems premature. -- SPage (WMF) (talk) —Preceding undated comment added 19:36, 13 October 2015 (UTC)Reply[reply]

hyphenate the title[edit]

You have to hyphenate the adjectival phrase otherwise it can be read as "the front to end development", and that momentary hesitation impedes reading. See http://english.stackexchange.com/questions/34447/is-it-front-end-frontend-or-front-end , and note how most Wikipedia articles correctly hyphenate Client-side foo. I agree with the other topic #Rename to "Front end web development", Front-end web development is a better title.

I'm a Tech Writer at Wikimedia Foundation, so Argument from authority vs WP:Ignore all credentials :-)

-- SPage (WMF) (talk) 19:28, 13 October 2015 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Front end development[edit]

This article is titled as a misnomer, as per the content of the article. Front-end is defined as "Of or relating to the part of a software system or online service that the user interacts with: a front-end application.", "Of or relating to the part of a business that is accessible or visible to the general public: front-end operations."

I suggest renaming this article to "Client-side development", which more appropriate reflects it's content. A front-end developer does not necessarily code exclusively using HTML/CSS/JS. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 67.243.151.216 (talk) 22:47, 29 March 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Client-side development also includes mobile applications and desktop non-web applications (so does "Front-end development"). Only way to keep the content of this article is to add "web" to the title. 2620:0:1006:1:95AA:4FEB:A35A:F6E0 (talk) 21:45, 31 March 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Requested move 31 March 2016[edit]

The following is a closed discussion of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on the talk page. Editors desiring to contest the closing decision should consider a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.

The result of the move request was: moved. (non-admin closure) kennethaw88talk 02:20, 8 April 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]


Front end developmentFront-end web development – Please place your rationale for the proposed move here. 2620:0:1006:1:95AA:4FEB:A35A:F6E0 (talk) 21:47, 31 March 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  • Support even though no rationale was prevented, because the old title is ridiculously imprecise and the new title makes a lot of sense. Dicklyon (talk) 05:40, 1 April 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support per Dicklyon, ridiculously parochial, not about the styling of the front fenders of cars. -- 70.51.46.39 (talk) 10:45, 1 April 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]

The above discussion is preserved as an archive of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on this talk page or in a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.

Add more tools to the list "Tools used for front-end development"[edit]

The heading says "Tools used for front-end development" and there are only 3 of them mentioned in the article body. The content piece needs to be updated and extend the list. Lucianvince (talk) 12:09, 30 March 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

They aren't really tools either, They are Content management systems. This section is poor, it probably should have a bit about use of CMSs and just link to the CMS page. --173.177.183.115 (talk) 12:21, 28 April 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Original research in article and image[edit]

The image and text that are being repeatedly added to this article are not supported by the sources being added - see WP:NOR and WP:V, all challenged content must have a reliable source. Also see WP:COI, repeatedly added an image that reflects your personal opinions and includes a link to your own website is flatly inappropriate on Wikipedia. - MrOllie (talk) 11:57, 30 July 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]