Using XHTML to Create Web Pages

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Using XHTML to Create Web Pages 1.1 Defining Blended HTML, XHTML, and CSS HTML o language used to create Web pages o create code to describe the structure of a Web page in terms of paragraphs,lists,tables,forms etc XHTML o Variation of HTML that more strictly defines how HTML code should be written and structured CSS o Language used for describing the presentation of Web pages, such as the colors and fonts you see when the Web page appears in the browser o Separating the structure of a web page from the presentation, it is easier to modify and share the code so that the same code can be used to create and format many Web pages Web page designer o person who designs Web pages o Work with software such as Microsoft Expression Web, Microsoft Expression Design, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop Web page developer - o writes programming code to add greater functionality to Web pages o Work with programming languages such as JavaScript,PHP,Perl,and MySQL Web page “devsigner” o person who has both development and design skills Learning About the Internet and the World Wide Web Internet
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Global network of computers linked by high-speed data lines and wireless systems. Established in 1969 as a collaborative project between the U.S. Department of Defence and several colleges on the West Coast. National security concerns during the Cold War era had sparked interest in developing better communications systems. 1970s and 80s,primary users of the internet were educational and research institutions o Institutions freely shared and exchanged research information by using their computer terminals to send and receive text only messages World Wide Web (www) One of several services provided by the Internet Software used to view and browse (surf) the Web pages is called a Web browser. Early 1990s,the internet had a character based, non graphical user interface o Internet was not popular until Mosaic, the first browser with Windows-like graphical user interface introduced in 1993. o Year later Marc Andreessen introduced Netscape Navigator, first commercially available browser Contemporary browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Google Chrome Exploring Hypertext and Mark-up Hypertext Mark-up Language (HTML) formats graphics and text to be displayed in a Web page in a browser. Hypertext
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a way to organize information so that you can click links and view Web content in a consequential manner Instead of viewing Web pages from the first page through the last, you can view topics or pages on the Web in any order Mark-up refers to the symbols in HTML code that indicate how the content of a Web page should appear in a browser Although language is part of HTML’s name, it’s not correct to say that HTML is a programming language HTML does use computer code and it has syntax (specific rules for the way code should be written) but HTML is just a series of instructs that renders
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