Due to our current and temporary circumstances, we have chosen to focus on training and improving our primary staff’s web development skills; to maximize future productivity, stay up-to-date with the latest web standards, and fill in any gaps in our fundamentals.
This post will be the first in a multi-part ‘Back to Basics’ news series where we outline the education, training, and skills upgrade that SEO Soul is undertaking during the COVID-19 lockdown; as the country of Canada gradually begins to re-open and post-COVID. While learning new skills and growing in our industry, we aim to establish the foundations of our knowledge through inductive reasoning, and constantly building upon those principles.
As more web frameworks, libraries, and technologies become available to the general public, there is a growing gap between theory and its applications. Aside from programming fundamentals, a good starting point to understanding HTML is understanding what XML is and why it was created.