Web development is a broad term for the work involved in developing a web sitefor the Internet (World Wide Web) or an intranet (a private network). This can include web design, web content development, client liaison, client-side/server-side scripting, web server and network security configuration, and e-commercedevelopment. However, among web professionals, "web development" usually refers to the main non-design aspects of building web sites: writing markup and coding. Web development can range from developing the simplest static single page of plain text to the most complex web-based internet applications,electronic businesses, or social network services.
Currently, reading e-news has become popular in Vietnam, 97% users read news on internet instead of newspaper. Another 96% users enter in portals for searching, reference information. Many of them join social network place, the rate grom from 41% to 55% users in 2011.
Young Internet users tend to use Internet for entertainment such as online games (38%), music (57%), sports (39%),video and clips (45%), social net work (52%). Among those interest, social network pages till attract young Vietnamese unselectively, many young users get quite wide range of connection while in Europe countries, the number of people who has “limitted accquaintances” are increasing (50%).
Researches tell that Internet usage ratio in Vietnam has become the most popular media for information searching with the usage ratio is 42%. It has exceeded radio’s usage raio 23% and newspaper’s 40%. Among that, home Internet went from 75% in 2010 to 88% in 2011, café Internet went down from 42% in 2010 to 36% in 2011. Since 3G’s appearance, accessibiilty from mobile phone has went up to 30%.
Another survey says, 58% enterprises said their turnover through e-commerce has increased, 5% of them said it went down, and 36% said it stays un-changed. This can be inferred that e-commerce brings much benefits to most businesses.
Although the current trend is every business can go online, not all website development agencies can expand their activities. The market in this field is also as rough as any other market. According to The business.vn, the number of agencies has been down from 6000 to 1000. This tells how rough the purge in the market is.
August 29, 2013