Web Development is coded from top to bottom without the use of any Content Management System applications like WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla. A fully – developed website is applicable on E-Commerce, Real Estate, and even Job Posting or Listing websites
It approximately takes 12 to 16 weeks to develop a simple website along with designing the front end for interface. However, the more complex the functions needed on a website the longer the project will take. Intricate websites may take six months or longer to finish.
We do not recommend rushing to develop any websites since it may become more vulnerable to malware, hackers, and bugs that may infiltrate your server.
Here are some difference between designing websites and developing a site from top to bottom.
Web Design is creating the aesthetic part of a website. Designers may use Adobe Dreamweaver, Serif, or Xara for easier design manipulation. In addition to having access to all these software, it is required that designers need to have Extensive knowledge on HTML and CSS to create beautiful pages.
If you have decided that your website is much more complex than using CMS apps, a web developer is definitely the way to go. Let us put into example how eBay works.
Scenarios on eBay:
A fully developed website has more benefits than those designed via CMS, specifically when it comes to security and its special functionality. On a developer's standpoint it is easier to have access to the database and know where everything is placed rather depending on pre made templates than can become a hassle for the programmer, each template is made by a different design/development company that have different name codes in every part of the website. Locating problematic codes can become an inconvenience besides detecting any security breach.
Things to consider before hiring someone or a company to develop your website: