web development

  1. Wolfe&Co

    Absolute Hosting saved my business in 2022!!

    Hi MyBB Forum.. just sharing my heartwarming experience with Absolute Hosting... So back in October 2019 we launched our first company Wolfe&Co. not knowing what the web design industry had in store for us, as any web design company, web hosting comes quite naturally as both a sales tool and a...
  2. PrimeSteak

    Help with Project Euler Problem 3

    Hey guys, I need some help here with solving the third problem of Project Euler in which you have to get the largest prime factor of a number. I'm trying this problem via freeCodeCamp. I pass all tests of 2, 3, 5, 7, 8 and 13195, but the final test of 600851475143 gives the following warnings...
  3. PrimeSteak

    CORS error related to React and Babel

    Hey guys, can anyone help me out with this error I'm getting? I'm trying to make a webpage (SPA is the technical term I think for what I'm trying to do?) that gives you the weather in your current location. I want to use React so that I can learn more about and improve upon it (But it isn't easy...
  4. PrimeSteak

    Search Bar woes

    So I'm making a dynamic search bar for the final project I'm making for CS50W (A library management system). Aaaand I'm stuck. Funnily enough, getting the results from the input I have via an onkeyup event listener and sending the value of it to the server for query results and those results...
  5. PrimeSteak

    Buttons and Django-templates for-loops are driving me mad

    Can someone please help me out? I'm going to link my SO question here cause I don't wanna retype everything. Link: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/69040843/problems-with-dynamic-like-and-dislike-buttons-via-django-templates-and-js Thanks in advance for the help! Kind Regards PrimeMinister
  6. PrimeSteak

    Quick Code Review (Javascript)

    Hey guys, can someone give a quick look at my code for a calculator that takes a user's age in years and converts it into seconds. While I think my code is sound, Windows says otherwise.... But I ran my code through an online js code validator and it gave me the all clear? So what else should...
  7. ronz91

    WhatsApp Multi-device work around discussion

    Hey guys So the WhatsApp multi-device feature recently hit beta but is looking like its gonna be a dud. (see below link) WhatsApp Multi Device support: Big setback likely for users when feature arrives So I was expecting it to allow multiple smartphones, as I am currently on android and...
  8. PrimeSteak


    Hey guys, I want to make a web app for fun, that takes a UNISA course/module code as input and returns multiple links to booksellers (Takealot, Van Schaik, etc.) where you can buy the prescribed book/s for that specific course as well as a table filled with info about the prescribed book/s in...
  9. PrimeSteak

    Freelancing and other programming odd job sites/tips

    Hey guys, could anyone give me some tips on freelancing, getting odd jobs as an aspiring software developer? My qualifications: I don't have a qualification yet (I'm going to start studying next year via UNISA), I only have Matric (matriculated last year), a certificate from a MySQL course I...
  10. PrimeSteak

    IT Qualifications via Distance Learning 2: Electric Boogaloo

    Hey guys, so I'm currently doing some short courses (Udemy, Coursera, CS50) and will do so for the rest of the year. But you can't get a software/web/mobile developer job just on short courses alone in this country, so I want to start studying next year, the problem is I don't know at what...
  11. PrimeSteak

    Help with finding a institution that offers IT qualifications via distance learning

    Hey guys, soooo I've run into a bit of a wall here...After wonderful( :rolleyes:) encounters with AIE and Pearson Institute I've run out of options of where to study from next year on, I'm in Matric as of now so I'm making the final adjustments for my plans for 2021 education-wise. What...
  12. MtraX

    What's next?

    What, in your opinion, are the tech stacks or platforms to look out for in the next 5 years and why?
  13. mercurial


    I've always heard about GreaseMonkey but never tried it. I came across TamperMonkey yesterday by chance and thought to give it a go. Pretty cool and useful. For example, I don't like the fact that my mybb username is displayed on the top, as sometimes a colleague can come to my desk and I would...
  14. Thor

    Web Design :: Web Development :: Web Hosting :: PR Konsult :: Affordable Web Design

    Job description: Web Design and Development Location or telecommuting: Based in Cape Town and telecommute. Permanent or part-time: Freelance Junior, intermediary or senior: Intermediary Web Design and Development and Senior Marketing Availability: Always open (Have a small team that assists when...
  15. E

    Project Manager

    We are expanding rapidly and are seeking a Project Manager to assist with the smooth running of technical, highly customized projects. This is a great opportunity to grow and get exposure to working with a variety of types of projects and brands. How you will stand out… Strong...
  16. F

    Simplest solution to have just a landing page on my website

    I have registered a domain with Afrihost. At the moment I am not ready to launch a full website. For now I just want to have just one landing page that reads something like "Soon to be the home of ***, please contact ***". For just the landing page, I don't want to spend much or ideally not a...
  17. X

    Looking for small business clients for my freelance web development business

    Hi, I am looking for small business clients for my freelance web development business. I am based in Cape Town. I've been building WordPress websites for around 5 years and Nodejs, Meteor for around 14 months. So I am a full-stack javascript developer that can build custom web apps, hybrid...
  18. Z

    Getting to Grips with ES6: Destructuring

    Hey guys, I am writing a small series on ES6 and thought I would drop a link to my latest article: Getting to Grips with ES6: Destructuring I'm relatively new to this "writing" game so feel free to be as critical as you want of these articles... your feedback will help me iron out any issues...
  19. X

    How to get a website to go live

    I just got hosting and a domain from axxess, i installed wordpress and immediately wrote a blog post and published it. the problem is when i go to the site, it says "this site is hosted by axxess and is still under development. i contacted axxess and was told that for my blog to go live, i would...
  20. S

    PHP & mysql assistance for website

    Hi all I'm not sure that I can post this here, but if it's in the wrong place, let me know and I'll move it thanks. For the last few months or so I've been trying to learn PHP in order to code a website. I've managed to get probably about 50% of the way in thanks to online courses and YouTube...