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A tech glossary: 20 web development terms you should know – Part 1

Danielle MeeCampaign manager
1 min read24 November 2021

If you're a marketer or other non-developer new to the digital or web industries, there might be a few technical terms you've not come across before. There’s a lot of jargon out there, and it can be difficult to navigate your way through it all. To save you from frantically Googling, we've compiled 20 of the most popular software development terms used by the team developing Contensis.

Scroll through part 1 of our tech glossary to learn about the terms that you should know. You can thank us later!

1. Angular

2. CDN

3. Content modelling

4. Continuous delivery

5. Continuous integration

6. Data latency

7. DDoS

8. Git

9. Headless CMS

10. MathJax

11. MVP

12. Node

13. Payload

14. Proprietary software

15. RESTful API

16. SaaS Solution

17. Waterfall vs. Agile

18. WCAG

19. Webhooks


If you found part 1 of our tech glossary useful, check out part 2 for more technical terms you should know.

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Danielle MeeCampaign manager

Danielle is a campaign manager working within the marketing team. Her background is in global B2B marketing, with a focus on digital marketing campaigns.

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