Day 8

When you have completed this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Describe the Internet, the Web, and their associated terms.
  • Specify the difference between a Web page and a Web site.
  • Define Web browsers and identify their main features.
  • Identify the 13 types of Web sites.
  • Discuss how to plan, design, develop, test, publish, and maintain a Web site.
  • Identify the methods and tools for creating a Web page and Web site.

Assignment 1.7

  1. Selecting the correct host or ISP for your web site can be a confusing process.  Many web sites offer this service, but determining the best one for your particular needs can be somewhat complicated.  Assume your web site will sell a product.  Compare several ISPs and select the one that will best meet your needs.
  2. To complete this assignment, follow these instructions:
    1. Start your web browser and open this website.
    2. Click one of the host server links and review the information relating to the services offered by your selected ISP.
    3. Make a copy of this document, rename it ISP Host-(your initials), and move it into your Lesson 1 folder.
    4. Use the information provided from the ISP’s website in their list of services offered to answer the questions within the document.
    5. Under the questions section, write a short summary (1-2 paragraphs) explaining why you would or would not select this ISP to host your web site.