Building a Web Site For Dummies

Building a Web Site For Dummies
Authors
David A. Crowder
ISBN
0470560932
Published
21 Jun 2010
Purchase online
amazon.com

If you're just getting your feet wet in Web site construction, the first big hurdle is figuring out where to start. Building a Web Site for Dummies lightens things up with humor and makes the challenge of building a site far less daunting.This book doesn't zoom you right into coding HTML, although it covers the markup language quite well.

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Overview

Geowiki provides a general wiki facility where each page may have 0 or more Google map attributes. Each attribute may be a point, line, etc.

Objectives

  • This project creates a general wiki facility where each page may have 0 or more Google map attributes. These attributes may be points, marker types, lines, etc. The overall notion is to have a general mechanism to associate geo data with wiki pages.
  • The facility offers an advanced UI based on YAHOO YUI widgets with a view to providing an exceptional user experience across a wide range of browsers, screen sizes, etc.
  • Wiki editing will be based on a WYSIWYG editor (YUI RTE).
  • As a test deployment, a site will be created for the American Great Loop, see http://great-loop.appspot.com/Site.Home. The test deployment features:
    • Anyone can read the information.
    • Members can add or edit information.
    • Membership is to any interested party.

Technology

  • Google appserver/appengine/appspot
  • Google maps
  • Javascript
  • Ajax
  • Python
  • YUI
  • Django

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