This page is the 'gateway' to some of the pearls of wisdom I've picked up since I started my 1st simple website in the year 2000. I've tried to write it all in common language - so if I inadvertently use the wrong 'exact' definition of an HTML 'thingy' or 'whatsit', its only done to try and explain things clearer (clear as mud -OK .....lmao).

A Few Choice Subjects.

Accessible Web Page Design.
Can Blind and Partially sighted people read your web site ?????
It's easy to upgrade your HTML and let everyone in.

Basic Web-Page Design Tips
Plenty of things to consider when building your Web Page.

Browsers
Is your current Browser fit for the 21st Century ?? - or is it only fit for pushing up the daisies ?? Read this article and judge for yourself.

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Worthwhile or a waste of time? - This article explains what Stylesheets are - and how to make your own.

DOCTYPE Declaration
My HTML works OK - Why do I need to put a DOCTYPE DECLARATION in the HTML page header ??

Frequently Asked Questions
Web Authoring FAQ answered by the 'Web Design Group' (WDG).

Image ALT tags
3 Good reasons to use Image ALT tags

Image Bloat
Are your images too beefy ? Then 'optimise' and reduce weight !

HTML and XHTML
What's the difference ??

Music
Midi. & Wav. - How to add it to your site.

TARGET - Open Page in New Window
How often do you do this on your Website. And should you really do it ??

Pop Up Message
Create a pop-up message on mouse rollover.

Tables
Top Tips when creating your HTML Tables.

Lots more coming soon - I hope !!

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