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Producing for the Web

By Jason Whittaker

Routledge – 2000 – 176 pages

Series: Media Skills

Purchasing Options:

  • Paperback:
    978-0-415-23114-5
    July 19th 2000
    Out-of-print
  • Hardback:
    978-0-415-23113-8
    July 19th 2000
    Out-of-print

Description

Producing for the Web is a clear and practical guide to the planning, setting up and management of a web site. It gives readers a comprehensive overview of the current technologies available for on-line communications and shows how to use then for maximum effect when planning a web site.

Producing for the Web sets out the practical toolkit that a web producer will require to create their site, from web and image editors to information processing and programme applications. Supported by a regularly updated and comprehensive web site, Producing for the Web includes:

* an introduction to the Internet and the World Wide Web

* illustrated examples of good page design and site content

* on-line support, tutorials and information on latest technologies

* advice on content, maintenance and how to use sites effectively

* how best to maximise available programmes and applications

* tips on writing and style

* a discussion about ethics and regulation

* an extensive list of resources and Internet terminology.

Reviews

'Producing for the Web is a very useful guide to creating a web site …' - .net

'Producing for the Web gives an excellent insight into the main issues of creating a website and offers a good foundation of knowledge.' - .net

Author Bio

Jason Whittaker is a lecturer in journalism, media and English at Falmouth College of Arts where he specialises in web design and on-line journalism. He is a former editor of PC Advisor where he is now a contributing editor.

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