The ABCs of Building a Web Site
Chapter 1 - Hosting Your Site
Chapter 2 - What the Heck is HTML?
Chapter 3 - The Domain Name Game
Chapter 4 - Web Graphics Basics
Chapter 5 - Top Ten Signs of an Amateur Site
Chapter 6 - Promoting Your Web Site
More about this material
Lynn Aaron (Faculty)
includes information about finding a host and registering for a domain name.
Later sections discuss features that distract from Web pages and suggestions on
how to promote a site. The writing style is clear and conversational, often
providing small insights that might be assumed (and therefore overlooked) by
more experienced developers.
While specifics may not be up-to-date, the site provides basic understanding and
could be a useful start for someone interested in putting up a Web site for the
I was surprised that links are not provided for several useful references.
Dr. Judy Ann Serwatka (Faculty)
building a Web site. It explains the basic concepts involved in Web site
creation, including a very good explanation of HTML and other concepts. Very
useful for a novice Web designer.