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Creating and Managing Websites

A quick overview of domain name, web hosting and tools that can be used to create and manage websites.

Monika Jankowska

on 23 June 2011

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Domain & web hosting Creating a website might sound
like a complicated process but it doesn't have to be! NOW PAST programmer
manual changes free content management systems
easy visual editors
free and low cost service
no need to be a techie
no need to learn complicated code domain name = website address http :// = Hyper Text Transfer Protocol alphaplus.ca = domain + home page 'Who is' name look up services Web hosting provide space on a server
internet connectivity
tools to connect and upload content
often help with domain addresses
hosting starts at around $6 per month http://www.hostgator.com/
http://www.netfirms.ca/domain-names/ Planning what the site would be for
what information to include
visualize how it should work
how will it be organized

think about navigation, menus, and other options http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/03/17/starting-out-organized-website-content-planning-the-right-way/


http://www.realfreewebsites.com/articles/website-planning-guide/ Tools you might want to explore Domain availability http://whois.domaintools.com/


domains cost around $10 and up per year Concrete 5 http://www.concrete5.org/ Content management tool that is free and open source. Free demo setup available. Hosted service or free download. This company has been receiving many awards.

Showcase - http://www.concrete5.org/about/showcase/ WordPress Open source publishing application mostly recognized as a blogging platform but it allows users to set up a static home page and other pages as well. It has many features including a user-friendly control panel (dashboard), plug-in interface, and a wide range of templates to choose from. http://wordpress.org/

http://wordpress.com/ A blog (also "web log") is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order and allow readers to post comments. Wordpress with front page as static page:
http://www.stayfitadventures.com/ Wordpress with front page as a blog:
http://siouxhudsonliteracy.wordpress.com/ 1000's of themes http://www.wordpressthemes.com/

http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/ Blogger
Movable Type Other blogging/content management tools Google Sites Quick, up-to-date access. People can work together on a Site to add file attachments, information from other Google applications (like Google Docs, Google Calendar, YouTube and Picasa), and new free-form content.

http://www.google.com/sites/help/intl/en/overview.html Microsoft Office Live / 365 http://sites.google.com http://smallbusiness.officelive.com/en-ca/ Free website templates and hosting fromOffice Live Small Business.

http://smallbusiness.officelive.com/en-ca/free-business-website Joomla http://www.joomla.org/ Drupal http://drupal.org/ Free, open-source content management system (CMS)
2.7% of the entire web
great flexibility
requires someone to help with the set up and templates
after can be managed and updated by anyone.

Examples:http://alphaplus.ca/ Free, flexible, robust content management system
dd-on modules and designs
requires someone to help with the set up and templates
after that it can be easily managed and updated by anyone.



http://www.laubach-on.ca/ iWeb Mac user you can use free iWeb tools
to create interesting websites.

http://livingwellcoach.ca/Home.html RSS feeds RSS (most commonly known as "Really Simple Syndication")
web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works (blog entries, news headlines, audio, and video)
RSS reader checks the subscribed feeds for new work, downloads updates, provides a user interface to monitor and read the feeds.
RSS document (which is called a "feed" or "web feed", or "channel") includes full or summarized text, plus metadata such as publishing dates and authorship.
Microsoft Outlook has RSS folder http://alphaplustechtuesdays.pbworks.com/w/page/37597645/Creating-and-managing-websites tueguufghfu
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