Tips before you start your web design at
Tools and tutorials helping you to build your a web-site
Webmonkey isn't just a site; it's a vocational school for Web designers. Tutorial start with the fundamentals of HTML and help you create your own Website through forms, style sheets , and programming languages such as Java and Perl. And kudos for the innovative section for kids
My new favourite I often visit is C/NET Builder.com
Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). – your guide providing a thorough understanding of CSS. You might also be interested to have a look into Over 1,000 Free CSS3 Gradients With Code Snippets
Web Development & Design 101 If you want to learn basic web development and design, this guide is for you. Whatever your motivation might be.
Also, you don’t need any prior technical knowledge to get started (other than basic “web skills”). The whole point of this guide is to be a kind of “101” course for everyone interested in building websites and learning web development.
The key to seamless backgrounds is the Photoshop Offset Filter
If you need to brush up on your HTML tags, visit the HTML Goodies site for a primer on HTML basics , and free images.
This site is aimed at people who are already involved with design and typography for conventional print and want to explore the possibilities of this new electronic medium.
Web reference From Net beginners to webmasters, web reference.com is the fastest way to learn about the Web and the art of web mastery.
Are you sick of posting URLs in emails only to have it break when sent causing the recipient to have to cut and paste it back together? Then you've come to the right place, tinyurl.com/. By entering in a URL in the text field below, we will create a tiny URL that will not break in email postings and never expires.
Want a web-counter of
your own? You can combine with getting statistics of your
visitors. I use it myself on several of my pages.
DHTML , Style sheets and Java Scripts
Cascading style sheets (CSS) are an elegantly designed extension to the Web and one of the greatest hopes for recapturing the Web's ideal of separation of presentation and content. Cascading Style Sheets, level 1, the W3C Recommendation 17 Dec 1996 can be found here.
Simple Things You Should Know about Cascading Style Sheets
Cascading Style Sheets Primer Allaire's Robert Crooks takes you through the basics of cascading style sheets (CSS). Within this comprehensive HTML document, Crooks illustrates style sheet use and techniques, even employing them to guide the document itself. My inspiration I got from here!
Advanced Selectors! Selectors are the way you reference the parts of your HTML documents with the styles you want to have applied to them. CSS2 and CSS3 brought with them a host of new selector specifications, designed to allow greater access to the elements and parts of those elements that make up each and every webpage. These new syntax rules allow greater flexibility and accuracy in defining exactly which parts of your page get styled.
Index D O T CSS. The advanced CSS reference!
Here I make a validation of my Stylesheets!
HTML Authoring tools
The Google Page Rank Value Report will return the Google Page Rank values for the list of urls you enter into a form on this page.
The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web is a new typography blog, containing links to useful resources like Typies' 15 tips to choose a good text type
The myth about 72dpi for the web images!!
Stock image collections from CobiasImages (Formerly Digital stocks). You can also try Eyewire (formerly the Adobe Image Library). - Free Clip Art Isle - FreeClipArt.to - 3D Animations - A1 Clip Art - Free Clip Images
Free fonts - Free fonts for download online over 25,000 fonts online — Finally, a font site with an actual 25,000 fonts which is not a scam. Most of these sites that claim to have all these fonts tend to be layers of scam sites where you cannot actually get a free font. Try this one. WOW.
That said, there are actually too many fonts on here to easily find what you want. An abundance of riches.
Arts: Illustration: Stock and Clip Art
Problems to manage all of your web images? Then ThumbsPlus is probably your solution. It's a remarkable program that manage your images wherever you have stored them on your computer. The more I use it, the more I respect it capabilities and user-friendliness.
Need a flag for your web-site? Here it is!
Kira's Icon Library
A new favourite place is the Animation Factory, who among other things produce excellent animated flags. They also have collected excellent links to Clip art sites
More URL's for Transparency Tricks and tips
Here you can read more about Non-Dithering Colours
How many times have you wanted to know the RGB value of a single pixel on your screen? And you didn't have any other choice than to capture the screen and a little detective work :-) ? Now you can do this easily with Eyedropper .
If you are lucky and have the latest version of Paint Shop Pro you find, in the Color dialog box the RGB values as well as the corresponding Hexadecimal
Lars Ekdahl's favourites in digital imaging
Check your HTML syntax and than promote your presence.
When you are finished you have to check your production for any faults. Not only with your own browser, but with several. I use W3C HTML Validation Service based on an SGML parser. It checks HTML documents for compliance with W3C HTML Recommendations and other HTML standards. However nowadays its more convenient for me to use the built in Validator in HomeSite 4.5.
Found this Free SFTP, FTP and SCP client for Windows. So now I am using the WinSCP instead
How can I get my WWW site indexed buy the most important engines? This new site, Search Engine Optimization Promotion Tools , is for the moment my source of knowledge in this matter
The BrowserWatch, is a leading site for information about browsers, plug-ins and ActiveX controls. They offer breaking news in the browser and plug-ins industry, as well as one of the most complete lists on development of different plug-ins and browsers. Will keep you up to date what's going on in this field
I have as per August about 2400 links to other website's. How to control that without spending to much time? Luckily I found Xenu's Link Sleuth (TM) is a spidering software that checks Web sites for broken links. Link verification is done on "normal" links, images, frames, backgrounds, local image maps, style sheets, scripts and applets. It displays a continuously updated list of URL's which you can sort by different criteria. A report can be produced at any time.
If you do not yet have decided where to host your website, have a look then at the WebHostingStuff.com , which features the world's biggest directory of web hosting services. Over 5,906 hosting plans listed in 9 web hosting categories. Here you can search for your ideal web hosting plan by hosting category, pricing, disk space, bandwidth, web hosting features, etc. View independent ratings and reviews of each hosting service before you make your buying decision.
HTML Design and Authoring
Web Developer has much more than just the magazine Internet World behind it. Its a great place for developers to keep up with Internet use as well as programming and coding tricks.
Welcome to the HTML Writers Guild website. The Guild is the largest international organization of World Wide Web designers. Our membership includes professionals, students, and hobbyists; programmers, artists, writers, educators, and entrepreneurs; beginners and experts.
You’ve written valid XHTML and CSS. You’ve used the W3C standard Document Object Model (DOM) to manipulate dynamic page elements. Yet, in browsers designed to support these very standards, your site is failing. A faulty DOCTYPE is likely to blame.
I can't praise the folks over at bravenet.com anywhere nearly enough. They provide a very broad range of tools for web masters, both free and paid versions (the latter ad-free).
Through third-party resources and featured content from Allaire, the Reference Desk gives you some of the most valuable technical information about Web development available
Fonts for Flash. Some are free some you have to buy.
HTML Authoring Newsgroups
W3C HTML Standards Organization
The W3C is the Vatican of the web the international consortium devoted to guiding the Web's evolution.
Current Issues in Web Usability by Jacob Nielsen. He writes the semi-monthly Alertbox column on Web usability.
Webreview a cross-training for web teams.
This page was updated August 4,2016
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