How to Make Your Own Websites

MatthewA By MatthewA, 29th Oct 2015 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/1t49h299/
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The World Wide Web is something that can be embraced by users. Today, it is not too difficult to make your own website via various means.

How to Make Your Own Websites

To begin with, you will need somebody to host the site for you. Step in ISP (Internet Service Providers) that usually provide customers with Web space. This is a certain amount of space allowed for a user to upload a website. Usually, it will run into a number of megabytes. Equally, they will provide you with a URL (Universal Resource Locater) of some description.

To make your own website there are a few routes. If you have HTML (hyper text mark-up language) or java coding skills, then you might be able to code a site by yourself using software like Java Web Start. With this website design software might not be such a requirement.

However, it should be stated that even if you are proficient in HTML, Java or both you should still consider using a website design software package. These will give you a very sound platform to create and design your website without the need for any HTML coding. Essentially, the package does that for you.

A good example of a web-design software package is that of Front Page. Front Page works like a Wysiwyg (what you see is what you get) editor. All this means is that you can lay the page out in the software package as it will appear in the browser.

Using Front Page is easy enough, and it is geared more towards novice users. It has various icons and editing options, which you can use to add features to the page. Once done, the site can be uploaded and hosted to your ISP provider via the software.

Alternatively, you could try something like Flash or Dreamweaver. These are slightly more advanced software packages, and are geared towards animated or multi-media web-sites.

Before you start to actually use the software, consider what sort of site you are seeking to create beforehand. A little beforehand planning on things like the size of the site, how many pages it will have along with usability is recommended. I am sure that professionals even sketch out some drafts before the coding is actually started.

All things considered, making your own web site can be fun and exciting. Whether a novice, or HTML programmer, you will need to find a suitable software package to use as described. Equally, planning the design is something that all users should consider. Do these things, and it should not take too long to have a functional website up and running!

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Html, Seo, Websites

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Matthew is the author of the book Battles of the Pacific War 1941 - 1945. You can find further details at http://battlesofthepacificwar.blogspot.co.uk/.

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