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WEB PAGE DESIGN

Have you ever waited MINUTES for some inessential large graphic to download ?
Have you ever tried to read a Page which had white or yellow text on a dark background ?
Have you ever tried to read text against a background which was so fussy that it obscured the text ?
Please hear my plea for dark text on light backgrounds, and for restraint in the use of graphics - particularly animated jigglers and flashers.
Your Page is more likely to be read and re-visited if it is easy to access and easy to read.

The Lord is my WebMaster
@WebsitesA New Level of HTML-Abuse - Don't try this at home, kids! ♠ All About Your Own Website.comAsk Dr. Web
Bad Style PageBeginner's Home Page Starter KitThe Best DesignsBeyond the Bones of HTML
CAUGHTCoolHomePages.comCrafting a Nifty Personal Web SiteCreating Effective Web Documents
Design-O-Rama!The Developers GalleryDo's and Don'ts of Web DesignDreamInk Web Design GuideDzine
Glossary of Design TermsGlossary of Internet TermsGraphic Design Resources
How to Build Lame Sites - tried-and-true methods guaranteed to drive users away ♠ How to Make an Annoying Web PageHTML 10 CommandmentsHTML Bad Style PageThe "Home Page" Home PageHypergurl
Interent Dictionary @ Mr. Bill's World
Jessett.com
MagicWizMaking a WWW FlopMechanical Monkey
NetdictionaryNetGlosnet lingoNetscape's guide to Creating Net Sites
Operation Web
Page Resource.comPixel PenPixel Politics - includes sections on code, layout, and graphics
Resources and Assistants for Webmasters
Sitestruct (no longer updated) ♠ So You Wanna Design Your Own Web Page ?Square One Technology : Internet GlossaryStyle Guide for online hypertext - by the W3 Consortium
Techdude's Amazing tipsThe Ten Commandments of HTMLTop Ten Mistakes in Web DesignTop Ten ways to tell if you have a sucky Web PageThe Top Ten Ways to tell if you have a Sucky Home Page - second site ♠ The Top Ten Ways to tell if you have a Sucky Home Page - third site ♠ The Top Ten Ways to Improve your Home PageThe Top Ten Ways to Improve your Home Page - second site ♠ TrainingTools.com
Virtually Ignorant
WDVL : The Beginners PageWeb AlleyWeb BuildingWeb Design Guide for BeginnersWeb Developer's Virtual LibraryWebeditor.orgWebiquetteThe Webmaster's ResourceWeb Pages That Suck - learn good web page design techniques by looking at bad web page design ♠ Webguest's Web GlossaryWeb Page DesignWeb ResourcesWeb Tools & GraphicsWeb WonkWhat if Dr. Seuss did techie writing ?
Yale Web Style Guide

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ACCESSIBILITY

Are you Colorblind ?
Bobby - program which graphically marks-up a web page with disability access and browser compatibility suggestions
ColorblindColor Deficient Vision - A simulation of how the VisiBone web-safe color palette appears to the colorblind ♠ Color Perception Issues - Information on types of color blindness, simulations, and design information ♠ Color Vision Store ][ Color Vision TestCreamer Color Chart
DaltonismDesigning an Accessible Web Page
Ishihara Test for Color Blindness
National Center for Accessible MediaNeitz Color Vision Lab
Safe Web Colours for Colour-Deficient Vision
Usability.gov - information on how to make Web sites and other user interfaces more usable, accessible, and useful ♠ Usable Webuseit.com - Jakob Nielsen's Site
Viewable with any Browserthe Vischeck Color Blindness Simulator - The Vischeck utility simulates how your images will look to people with various types of color deficiency
W3C Web Accessibility InitiativeW3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 - how to make content accessible more available to all uses, regardless of user agent or operating constraints ♠ Web Accessibility in Mind (WebAIM) - includes information, training, courses, and other resources to help make the internet accessible to those with disabilities ♠ Web Directory: Designing Accessible Web Pages - links to information on how to design accessible Web pages for persons with disabilities ♠ Web Directory: Web Accessibility Sites

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COLOR

Color Blender - This script allows you to color and blend any text like a rainbow or any other pattern you choose! ♠ ColorCenter - A JavaScript application that lets you select colors and textures, and try out HTML fragments on-the-fly ♠ Color samples and namescolorspeak - interactively explores how we associate the so-called safe colors with words, people, emotions, and events in our own experience
Doug Jacobson's RGB Hex Triplet Color ChartDream Artists Hex Code PageDynaColor - easy-to-use tool for creating WWW color schemes
HTML Background Color Selector
Palette Man - color palette-generation and interaction system lets you select browser-safe colors and manipulate their reciprocal effects ♠ Pantone Color Institute - offers the knowledge of color psychology, science, application, and technical expertise to help individuals and companies understand and use color effectively
RGB Color ChartRGBPro - for choosing colors of background, text, and objects ♠ RGBtoHex
Two4U's Color page! - contains color-databases, a color compose engine, and backgrounds FAQ
VisiBone Webmaster's Color Lab - clickable poster gives you an easy browser-safe color palette
Wally's Box O' CrayonsWhoa, the cOLoRS man - This PERL script makes picking a color for your home page easy and fun!

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TOOLS and RESOURCES

123webmaster.com
Association Of InterNet Professionals
BlueMentaBobbyBootstrap Action Research - test your web site for broken links, download speed, valid html ♠
CSE 3310 HTML Validator - offline HTML syntax checker for Windows 95/98 and NT
Developers NetworkDoctor HTMLDr. Watson - link verification, spell check, and HTML syntax analysis ♠ DWB's WWW Authoring Info (no longer updated)
Earning-Potential.com
HTML Huthtxp
InfoLinkISPs - The List
JChecker
Linklint
MapMaker - make an image map ♠ Meta Medic
NetBizCity - web tools, meta tag checker, meta tag generator, link popularity check ♠ NetMechanic - search your Web site and find broken links, spot bad HTML tags, and rate your server's response time
Practical Guide for HTML Publishing and Resources
SGML Open Home Page
Stickysauce.com
W3C HTML Validation ServiceWeb Developer's CornerWeb Development ResourcesWeb Directory: HTML Validation ToolsWeb Directory: HTML ValidatorsWeblint HTML checker - no longer being maintained ♠ Weblint - second site ♠ Weblint error scannerWebmaster Reference LibraryWebmasters ResourcesWebmaster Yellow PagesWeb Site GarageWeb Tools - LFT Service's lists of all sorts of goodies ♠ WWW and HTML Tools - by the W3 Consortium

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BROWSERS

Test your Pages in as many Browsers as you can find

Amaya - W3C's testbed browser ♠ Arachne - for DOS and Linux ♠ AWeb - browser for the Amiga
Gnome
Internet Explorer
Konqueror
LynxLynx users guide
MosaicMozillaMSN Explorer
Net-Tamer for DOS ♠ Netscape
OmniWeb - for Mac ♠ Opera
Safari - for Macs
Web Browsers - CNET Reviews

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SEARCH ENGINES

The Job's not finished till the Paper Work is done !
Publicize your Page by registering it with the Search Engines

AddMeAdLinkz ][ All In One Christian Submit AllAll the WebAlta VistaAltaVista alternate site
Christian Internet linksCity Links 1City Links 2City.Net
DogPile
Excite
GigablastGoogleGoogle Web Directory
HotBot
Infoseek
Lycos
Magellan
New Mexico Site
The Open DirectoryOpen Text Index
PathfinderPersonal Seek - For personal home pages ♠ Pronet
Starting Point Submit It !
Teoma
Web CrawlerWeb Robots Data BaseWeb Robots Data Base 2W3 Search EnginesWhat's New TooWiseNutWWW Pointers - links to search engines etc ♠ WWW WormWWW Yellow Pages
Yahoo

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META TAGS

Use good meta tags to help the search process

Back to Basics: META TagsBravenet's Meta Tag Analyzer
Deadlock's Tagmaster
FAQ - META
How To Use Meta TagsHTML META, REL and REV Tags
KeyWord Discovery
Meta Medic - designed to test meta tags for search engine compatability ♠ META Tagging for Search EnginesMeta TagsMETA Tags 101Meta-Tag Generator
Submit Corner
Wordtracker - for Meta tag Keywords

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URL REDIRECTION

Get a short, snappy URL to replace a clunky long one

Alias NamesAllow ItDial ToGosurfInterNet JumpJust AsOptV3WebAlias

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Dr. Rollinson

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Last Updated: October 18, 2011

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