Creating Web Pages for Dummies

Creating Web Pages for Dummies

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www Wouldn't you love to have a Web site? Creating Web Pages For Dummies gets you up and running toward getting your Web site up and running! It describes how to: Use simple HTML techniques, add images, and put your page on the Web for all the world to see free - Design Web-friendly sites - Take advantage of free tools like Netscape Composer - Use Yahoo! GeoCities as a free Web space provider - Obtain and create Web-friendly graphics and use GIF and JPEG formats - Add video, audio, animation, and more - Incorporate META tags and hyperlinks Creating Web Pages for Dummies was written by Bud E. Smith, author of several For Dummies books, and Arthur Bebak, founder of Netsurfer Communications and publisher and Executive Editor of Netsurfer.
From nervously creating that first page to confidently developing a more sophisticated, multi-page, personal or business Web site, the book provides the essential how-to and the bonus CD-ROM provides the essential tools: Mozilla, Mozilla Thunderbird, and Mozilla Firefox - A trial version of Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 - Evaluation versions of Paint Shop Pro and Animation Shop Whether you want to create your very own blog, share video, photos, and info with friends and family, or build a dynamic Web site that will help you build your business, Creating Web Pages For Dummies is a practical, unintimidating guide to getting your Web page online in no time.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 188 x 232 x 24mm | 621.43g
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 0764573276
  • 9780764573279

Table of contents

Introduction; Part I: Create a Web Page Today; Chapter 1: Web Page Publishing Basics; Chapter 2: Going Worldwide with GeoCities; Chapter 3: Web Publishing with AOL and Other ISPs; Chapter 4: Introduction to HTML; Part II: Building Pages; Chapter 5: Choosing Your Tools; Chapter 6: Creating Your Home Page; Chapter 7: Filling In Your Home Page; Chapter 8: Adding Links to Your Web Page; Part III: Better, Stronger, Faster Pages; Chapter 9: Creating and Adding Web-Ready Graphics; Chapter 10: Placing Graphics Right (And Left); Chapter 11: Designing a Good-Looking Page; Chapter 12: Publishing Your Web Pages; Part IV: Getting Interactive; Chapter 13: Adding Animation and Multimedia; Chapter 14: Adding More Interactivity; Chapter 15: Creating a Full Web Site; Chapter 16: Becoming a Wizard with Blogs; Part V: The Part of Tens; Chapter 17: Ten Web Publishing DO's; Chapter 18: Ten Web Publishing DON'Ts; Part VI: Appendixes; Appendix A: Web Words Worth Knowing; Appendix B: Internet Service Providers; Appendix C: A Quick Guide to HTML Tags; Appendix D: Using Resource.htm; Appendix E: About the CD-ROM; Index; Wiley Publishing, Inc. End-User License Agreement.
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"...bulging compendium of valuable site spinning knowledge..." (PC Home, November 2004) "...a valuable resource addressing all site-crafting competencies..." (Web Pages Made Easy, August 2004)
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About Bud E. Smith

Bud E. Smith is a computer book author with over 12 years of publishing experience. Creating Web Pages For Dummies, 7th Edition, is one of over a dozen books Bud has written; his Wiley Publishing, Inc. titles include Internet Marketing For Dummies and Web Usability For Dummies. In addition to writing books, Bud has been a computer magazine editor and product marketing manager. Bud got his start with computers in 1983, when he left a promising career as a welder for a stint as a data-entry clerk. Bud then moved to the Silicon Valley to join a startup company, followed by work for Intel, IBM, Apple, and AOL. His work and interests led him to acquire a degree in Information Systems Management from the University of San Francisco. Arthur Bebak received a degree in Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois, which he attended on a fencing scholarship. He has designed mainframes, managed large engineering projects, and studied business administration. Arthur is founder of Netsurfer Communications, Inc., a highly successful electronic publishing company, and is an accomplished author. At Netsurfer, Arthur oversees a large staff of people who create Web sites for numerous clients. They also write, edit, and publish several Web-based e-zines.
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