Frontend development

Our frontend and backend development teams work seamlessly together to ensure skilfully created backends sit perfectly onto beautifully crafted and user-focused frontend developments.

Services » Frontend development
Working with the best technologies
Providing responsive solutions
Quality assurance
Integrating your solution

Your digital experience finely engineered backend needs a perfectly optimised frontend to match. Our designers will work to make sure user interface is presented with the finest user experience, while our frontend developers will ensure that your data is integrated and clearly displayed to meet your needs.

A creatively crafted frontend will help sell your website, and with over 60 years’ programming experience between us, we’re fluent in cutting-edge technologies. Our design-led approach specialises in hand-coded HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, using both progressive enhancement and graceful degradation techniques. We use a range of techniques including SVGs and subtle animations to make your solution stand out.

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Frontend Questions
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What is frontend development?

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Frontend development utilises HTML, CSS and JavaScript to provide the output your users interact with on your website or web application.

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What is a prototype?

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Some solutions require prototypes, which are a preliminary version of your solution. At Absolute our designers can work with you to create interactive prototypes, immersing you in your solution before any development takes place. This allows us to work together to reach the right solution for you.

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What is jQuery?

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jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library. This library is often used to assist with event handling and animation.

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What is a CSS Preprocessor?

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You may have heard of CSS referred to by another name such as SASS, LESS, Stylus or PostCSS. These are preprocessors, which are unique syntaxes that add additional features that don’t exist in CSS. These are compiled into pure CSS, which is then served as part of your solution.

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What is mobile first?

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Mobile first is a design / development approach considering smaller resolutions first and then adding additional features as the available space increases. By considering smaller resolutions first we can make sure you’re users are getting the core features across platforms and devices.