Web IT Technology understanding

Many companies want to hire a perfect staff to handle their IT aspects, particularly in a web technology but they do not know exactly what they need when it comes to recruiting candidates for the positions. This is due to many recruiters (usually from HR background) do not have at least some basic understanding of what is web technology in reality, so they know what they are talking about, especially during the recruitment process. One thing for sure, it won’t be nice to be looked like a fool in front of candidates.

There are some basic concepts and understanding of web technology is all about. Some web publishing languages such as HTML, ASP, CGI as well as server configuration are to name a few.

Some basics

To view any page through the internet, you need a browser. You are probably using one of the well-known browsers when you are viewing this. From the early days of Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Internet Explorer, until the browser evolution in such rapid way and there are so many available browsers these days you can find. Firefox from Mozilla company, and there’s also Chrome from the well famous Google and merely so many in between the giant 2.

Then there’s this HTTP (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol). This special language will help people to view the required page over the internet on their screen. It backs and forths mechanism from the requesting server to the host server of the web page. It happens almost every second today.

URL is another thing. It looks like an identity or location of the web page that is requested. It consists of a unique set of numbering, which tells the system where to look for the requested page.

We’ll talk more about web technology in some other articles. Keep an eye for our updates.