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Olatunji Ayodele Abidemi
Olatunji Ayodele Abidemi

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How to build a web application from scratch with no experience

Building a web application from scratch with no experience can be a challenging but rewarding journey. Here's a simplified step-by-step guide to get you started:

  1. Define Your Idea: Clearly outline what problem your web application will solve and who the target audience is.
  2. Plan Your Project: Determine the scope and requirements of your web app, including key features and functionalities¹.
  3. Learn the Basics: Familiarize yourself with basic web development concepts, such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  4. Choose a Technology Stack: Decide on the frontend and backend technologies, frameworks, and databases you'll use².
  5. Design the User Interface: Sketch the layout and design of your web app, focusing on user experience.
  6. Develop the Application: Start coding your application, beginning with simple features and gradually adding complexity.
  7. Test Your Web App: Test your application on various devices and browsers to ensure compatibility and reliability¹.
  8. Deploy Your Application: Choose a hosting platform and deploy your web app so it's accessible online.
  9. Gather Feedback: Collect and analyze user feedback to understand what improvements can be made.
  10. Iterate and Improve: Continuously update and refine your web application based on user feedback and new requirements.

Remember, building a web app is a process of learning and iteration. Don't be afraid to start small and gradually build up your skills and knowledge.

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