to Author a Web Site
Practice making Two Linking pages without Images.
- Open up
Dreamweaver, Netscape Composer, or another authoring
with Typing in Text, and changing Sizes
with Changing Background Colors and Text Colors
Link between the two pages
- Open the
pages in Netscape or Explorer to see them! Click between the
instructions to Practice On this Page
Outline the Content of the Site
sites are easy to change; do not worry too much about planning
your first site
- Make a
list of categories that you would like to include.
- Make a
list of images that you would like to include.
Begin to Brainstorm the Layout of the Site
web people prefer to Begin in Photoshop in Photoshop or ImageReady
Advantage of Beginning in Photoshop is that Special Headings
and Images can be Transformed right in Photoshop.
Disadvantage of working too long in Photoshop is that it
can be frustrating to translate the site.
- With a
site taken from existing Print Media, it may be easier
to move quickly into Web Construction software (Pagemill, Dreamweaver,
Look at Examples of Simple Sites
and Creativity can go a long way in making your first site effective!
Keep it clean -- you can learn fancy techniques later