Presentation on theme: "Session 2.1. Learn about Web Design principles Draw a storyboard Create external links Create email links Create internal links."— Presentation transcript:
Learn about Web Design principles Draw a storyboard Create external links Create links Create internal links
What is a good website from a design standpoint? C.R.A.P. principles
Importance of business strategy for your website Understand the client Tool: Client interview Organizing the content of the website Website functionalities Storyboard
Use of the tag Syntax: content Attributes of the a element (See page HTML 84).
CNN Use of complete URL With title attribute: CNN With blank target: CNN
1. Create a folder and name it camshots. 2. Download all the files from the practice folder in tutorial.02 and save them in the camshots folder. 3. Open contesttxt.htm and save it as contest.html. 4. In contest.html, mark the text BetterPhoto.com as an hypertext link pointing to the URL 5. Set the attribute of the link so that it opens in a new browser window or tab.
What is an link? Syntax: text Example: Collier Adding the subject to link: text Example: Collier
1. In the aside element, mark the text Gerry Hayward as a hypertext link to an address with as the address. 2. Add Photo Contest as the subject line within the link.
Link to another Web page within the same Web site Independent internal link Internal links (part of the navigational bar) Internal links to a local file
our photo gallery
1. Scroll down to the second article. Link the text Child Photos to the child.html file. Link Flower Photos to the flower.html file. Link Scenic Photos to the scenic.html file.
Use of CSS to format the navigation bar Common use of internal links for the navigation bar: The links are part of an unordered list inside the nav structural element. Example: HOME ABOUT US
1. Directly below the header element, create a navigation list containing an unordered list with the following list items as hyperlinks: a.Home linked to the index.html file b.Tips linked to the tipweek.html file c.Contest linked to the contest.html file d.Glossary linked to the photogloss.html file 2. Copy the navigation bar and paste it on index.html, tipweek.html, and photogloss.html.
Links to non-HTML documents: Word documents, PDF documents, etc. Examples on some existing Web sites. Example: Companys By-Laws