This is a continuation from my post, “A Very Basic Primer on How the Web Works”. I mentioned about how what a server is, and how servers play a part in the display of web pages on a person’s screen. I thought I’d like to expand on the types of servers there are, and how […]

What is Jekyll?   I’ve recently been busy with Jekyll. These days, I use Jekyll to create web pages. I won’t deny there’s a bit of a learning curve to it initially, but when you start to familiarise yourself with it, it’s really quite a joy to use. I decided to write this post mainly […]

Brief history of Model-View-Controller   The original concept of model-view-controller (MVC) first came about in 1978 by Trygve Reenskaug, a Norwegian computer scientist. Although much of its history is shrouded in obscurity, many believe that he collaborated with Xerox Parc to create it while working on Smalltalk.   (Source: CW) Popular use cases   Used […]