Understanding Web Development Interactive Workbook

Understanding Web Development Interactive Workbook

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Appropriate for introductory Internet/World Wide Web courses.This book is designed to provide individuals with the core skills needed to meet the demands of the Web development and Internet community. This user friendly interactive text provides competency in three key skill areas: 1. Web Business Management, from financial issues to project management and marketing. 2. Content Management, including user interface, authoring languages, multimedia and graphics. 3. Technical Management involving administration, protocols, performance, and security.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 178.8 x 233.2 x 22.6mm | 646.94g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 013025844X
  • 9780130258441

Table of contents

1. A Webmaster's Introduction to UNIX. Logging in Using FTP and Telnet. Basic Unix Commands. File and Directory Management. File and Directory Permissions. Chapter 1 Test Your Thinking.2. Some Thoughts on Site Development and Maintenance. Technical Considerations. Considering the Demographics of Your Audience. The Importance of Content. Web Site Layout. Web Page Layout. The Importance of Regular Maintenance. Chapter 2 Test Your Thinking.3. HTML I. What Is HTML? Text Editors vs HTML Editors and Publishers. Browser Considerations. HTML Document Style. Basic HTML Elements. More Basic HTML Elements. Chapter 3 Test Your Thinking.4. HTML II. Inline, Block, and Invisible Elements. Text Style Elements. Links. Lists. Three Image Attributes. Body Color and Background Attributes. Chapter 4 Test Your Thinking.5. Tables. The Anatomy of a Table. Basic Table Elements and Attributes. Additional Table Elements and Attributes. Using Tables to Format Web Pages. Nested Tables. Chapter 5 Test Your Thinking.6. Frames. The Anatomy of a Frames Page. Frame Elements and Attributes. Nested Frames. A Quick Word about Inline Frames. Chapter 6 Test Your Thinking.7. Forms. When to Use a Form. Form Elements. Collecting Form Information. Using Tables to Format Forms. Chapter 7 Test Your Thinking.8. Server Side Includes. How Server Side Includes Work. Including Environment Variables. Including UNIX Commands. Including External Files. Using Environment Variables for Dynamic Page Generation. Chapter 8 Test Your Thinking.9. Restricting Web Site Access with .htaccess. How the .htaccess File Works. Limiting Web Page Access by Remote Address. Password-Protecting Web Directories. Using .htaccess to Access Custom Error Pages. Chapter 9 Test Your Thinking.10. A Brief Introduction to Style Sheets. The Anatomy of Style. Three Methods of Incorporating Style into an HTML Document. Basic Style Properties and Values. Space Properties and Values. Chapter 10 Test Your Thinking.Appendix: Answers to Self-Review Questions. Index.show more

About Arlyn Hubbell

ARLYN HUBBELL has been involved with the Internet since 1979. After nearly a decade on Wall Street, she joined Academic Computing Support Services at Bates College, training students, faculty, and staff in Internet technologies. Formerly Manager of Web Support Services at a major regional ISP, she now teaches at Merrimack College's Webmaster Certificate Program.show more