Web Publishing and Publicizing

Introduction

About this Course
Course Layout

Web Concepts and Technologies

The Internet
Internet Addresses (URLs)
Client-Server Architecture
FTP
HTML
HTML Editors
CGI Scripts
Forms
Java
Javascript & VBscript
Language Summary
ASP
Databases
CSS

Programs and Services Youll Need

HTML Editor
FTP Client
Graphics Package
Site Management Package
Other Programs
Web Site Hosting
Domain Name Registration
Domain Name Hosting
Search Engines

Page Design Issues

Image Types
Good Image Practices
Whitespace
Page Layout
Fonts
Font Sizes
Screen Resolution & Colour Depth
File Format Issues
Browser Compatibility
Chapter 4 Summary

Site Management Issues

Directory Structure
Links and References

Publishing Your Site

Choosing a Web Host
Information Youll Need
FTP in Web Packages
Standalone FTP
Accessing Your Published Site

Domain Names

Domain Name Overview
Obtaining Domain Names
Domain Name Structure
Registration Services
International Domain Names
Canadian Domain Names
United Kingdom Domain Names
Australian Domain Names
New Zealand Domain Names
Domain Name Hosting Revisited
The Overall Process

Search Engines

Meta tags
Optimising Sites for Searching
Submitting
Other Ranking Possibilities

Free Services

Photos and Clip-Art
HTML and Link Validation
Web Extras
The End