What Is NFT and Why Is It So Popular?

Our lives in 2021 remained governed by pandemic rules, and so we immersed ourselves deeper into the digital world. One of the things that gained much popularity during that period were NFTs.    We watched Jack Dorsey – a former Twitter CEO – selling his first tweet for 2,9 million...

WORDPRESS VS CUSTOM WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT

Web development is always a compromise between functionality, development time, and cost. Thereby, choosing the right platform is about your priorities and capabilities. One of the most popular platforms used for web blogging services and websites of IT companies is WordPress: it is simple, which is a great advantage for...

25 PROS AND CONS OF USING PHP FOR WEB DEVELOPMENT

Web development is a very specific, yet demanded kind of work nowadays. The choice of the programming language is the very first step in the development of any project. It depends on such factors as budget, purpose, scale. Although, some programming languages are used fairly more often than others. Despite...

THE BEST WEBSITES BUILT WITH LARAVEL

Building websites for special purposes and services is difficult. You have to keep up with modern challenges as well as fight for the speed, performance, and security of the software you develop. To achieve this web developers often use frameworks to deal with tasks faster and more effortlessly. Since most...

HOW TO AUTOMATE DATA EXTRACTION

So what is a data extraction and why would you automate it? Data extraction or scraping isn’t just searching for the information you need on the Internet. Modern challenges in web economics demand a bigger-scale approach. The amount of data you need to analyze grows exponentially due to a great...

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE ON DEVELOPING YOUR FINTECH APP

Old-fashioned approaches to finances and economics are already history. Why is fintech getting so popular? It is faster, more accessible, and more flexible. Fintech apps’ appearance was one of the main recent trends in global economics. But what does one need if they want to design their fintech application?

HOW TO BUILD AN INVESTMENT PLATFORM

If you are to run some kind of profitable or non-profitable project you have to raise money for it. In commerce it is called investment. There have always been many ways to receive financial support for your business. However, modernity has brought new instruments into this. 

HOW TO CREATE A WEB-SCRAPER

Scientia potentia est - knowledge is power. This ancient saying has been gaining importance throughout the ages. In the age of Information, when all the major human activities are transferred into the Internet and websites seem to be the main platforms for interaction between people and businesses, data analysis is...

THAT’S WHY YOU NEED A PWA FOR YOUR WEB-SITE

Have you ever tried to open any web-site on your phone’s browser? If you have, you’ve probably noticed how clumsy it can be. Yeah, opening and utilising a web-site on a PC with a big screen is pretty convenient, however doing the same on smartphones, especially older models with screens...

Why do we use the Laravel framework?

Created and released almost 10 years ago, open-source PHP framework Laravel stole a heart from lots of web developers. Why? Because of its simplicity, popularity and … elegance. Similarly to other frameworks, its aim is to diminish the code length and simplify the integration of extra plugins. Laravel has a...

The comparison of JavaScript frameworks: what is better for your product?

If you ask to name one giant of web development, we would definitely mention JavaScript. It is one of the core programming languages used in 95% of websites. There are several reasons for such popularity. It is 24 years on the market without going outdated, which means the community is...

Magento Extensions from SapientPro

Our purpose is to share the experience. You see, our Magento developers are in this field for quite a time, and they feel the need to share their knowledge not only with our Junior Developers but with everyone throughout the world. By providing ready-made solutions, we contribute to the Magento...

Meet Laravel: features, wonders and milestones

Laravel is one of the most popular PHP open-source frameworks. It was initially intended to become a more efficient substitute for CodeIgniter. The later did not contain authentication and authorization support, and it was a major turn off as for more and more websites logging in and signing up was...

Symfony: pros and cons, and examples of projects

Another top-notch cross-platform PHP framework that is especially good for large project development. If you have an urge to implement complex features for a long-term basis - better go for Symfony. It provides multi-user and multi-language content, text search, and interface patterns. It works with a good ol’ Model-View-Controller and...

Laravel – basic outline and examples of projects

They say that when the devs play the Word Association game, they immediately say “Laravel” when the lead says “PHP”. Some say “mama, save me” and some “the love of my life”, but that’s the part of another story... What we are about to immerse into is the world of...

The best CRM platforms for startups

Managing relationships and interactions with customers is a topical task for any scale of business - both large- and medium-sized companies, local small ventures, and even startups. Customer service and support, discount campaigns, personalized offers - all of it is backed up by CRM systems that are created specifically for...

Startup accelerators based in Europe

When everything is a priority, nothing is a priority. To have a powerful all-consuming engagement in all industries’ affairs, accelerators need to have sufficient funds and devoted time. However, in such this case the question arises: it is better to do everything half the strength or something particular to the...