Day 9-10

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 1.8

  1. Choose one of the following to complete:
    • Research Website Planning.  You are working as an assistant to the manager of Upscale Renovations, a firm that specializes in land and garden renovations.  The marketing director is considering whether to create a web site for Upscale Renovations, and asks you to conduct some research.  Use a search engine and research information about planning a web site.  Use Google Document to write a two-page summary (size 12, Times, double-spaced) of what you learned.  Reference your sources in a footer in your document.  Save the document as Web Site Research-(your initials).  Check the spelling and grammar of the finished paper.
    • Website Navigation Map.  In preparation for an upcoming wedding, the bride is asking members of the bridal party to create a personal web site.  She would like to have a homepage, bridesmaid’s page, groomsmen’s page, location/map page, and a schedule page.  Use Google Drawing to create a navigation map for your proposed web site.  Title the drawing Site Navigation-(your initials).  Show the link(s) from the home page to the other two pages.  Use Google Document to write a paragraph or two describing the type of structure you created and why you selected that structure.  Title the document Navigation Explanation-(your initials).  Check the spelling and grammar of the finished paper.

Lesson 1 Folder

  1. Navigate to your Lesson 1 folder and share it with your instructor.  You should have the following files in it:
    • Web Development Vocabulary
    • Lesson 1 SG
    • My Website
    • Web Site Structure
    • Types of Web Sites
    • ISP Host
    • Web Site Research or Site Navigation and Navigation Explanation