The Vital Stages of the Software Development Cycle

First, let’s get one thing straight: Software is never done. Individual projects are completed, but business needs changes, the industry changes and available technologies change. So, let’s look at the 6 vital steps that comprise the Facet Web Tech software development cycle: 1. Planning It’s cliché because it’s true: "Failing to plan is planning to… Read More »

Important Rules for Effective Web Design

There are numerous sites that will help you create your own website, but not one that explains how to perform heart surgery on yourself. What does medicine know that IT hasn’t figured out? Simply put: Leave professional work to the professionals. Web design isn’t about what you like or want; it’s about what makes you… Read More »

5 For-Sure Signs that your Site has been Hacked

1. You Get a Ransom Demand No joke, site-napping is real and growing. It’s profitable because ransomware users are hard to track down and many people assume it’s easier to pay off and be done than to wait for the site-nappers to be caught, and to hope that, once caught, they will restore your site… Read More »