Introduction On Back-End Development
What Is Back-End?
Back-End Development refers to the server-side development. It is the term used for the behind-the-scenes activities that happen when performing any action on a website/app. It can be logging in to your account or purchasing a watch from an online store.
Who Is Back-End Developer?
Back-End developer focuses on databases, scripting, and the architecture of websites. A person Who write Codes, Code written by back-end developers helps to communicate the database information to the browser. It's Back-End developer primary responsibility to making updates and changes in addition to monitoring functionality of site/app. A Back-End developer works with the following technologies
- Web Development Languages
- Database and cache
- API (REST & SOAP)
How to Become A Back-End Developer?
The first thing is that you have to pick a language to learn, depend's on a field that you want to enter in. For example you like WordPress and you want to create a plugin, first you have to learn PHP and maybe some MySQL. You should not go after something like 'GO', 'Rust', 'C++' to become a Back-End developer, Yes these languages can be used for Back-End but there are better choices in matter of time, unless you have scalable project and you know what you do.
A Back-End developer needs to know much more about application architecture design. When we talk about a Back-End Server that handles Millions of requests and activities in few seconds( Like Google, Instagram, PayPal and ... with huge number of users ) we are talking exactly about large scale applications and that's where Application Architecture Design becomes important.