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Help setting up a website

Posted by palmerbarbara2001 - Created: 14 years ago
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Posted by kjlag-193902 - 14 years ago

try these people they are web designers, they are near Grasse


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Posted by Remi-193758 - 14 years ago

Hi Barbara,

Here are some good tutorials to build your web site:



an How-to guide: http://www.how-to-build-websites.com

Here is a "non tech introduction": http://www.htmlgoodies.com/nontechintro


Hope it'll help u :-)
Vieux Remi

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Posted by Squeezy-189941 - 14 years ago

I assume you have Internet access via an ISP  that gives you free web space.  Most ISPs then require you to 'activate' the web sopace - look for their online instructions.

Then create your homepage - call it index.htm as this is the usual default name that your browser will search for.  The easiest way to start is to use MS Word, create your basic page then 'save as'.htm

Now you need a piece of software to copy this page to your ISPs server - they will usually offer you free software to do this - it is called FTP - simply 'file transfer protocol'  Run this and follow the ISs instructions for your logon ansd access details.  Once you have this page copied up to your ISPs server simply start your browser, put in the address, and voila!


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Posted by vsaumarez - 14 years ago

If you want a professional web site for a business, you will need to find a web designer or company. There are plenty here. Just post a message under jobs offered on this site. They will help you registering a domain name and finding a server to host your site as well. It's a long haul if you try it yourself, and a steep learning curve. If it's just a personal site try yahoo as suggested above.Good luck!

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Posted by danonimes-184717 - 14 years ago

KISS.Try Yahoo's GeoCities to get started. http://uk.geocities.yahoo.com/ (for example).loads of templates, wizards and the like.the most complicated part? getting a Yahoo id in the first place - not a problem for you barbara.56k dial-up? Life's too short

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Posted by Nicam - 14 years ago


What both of you require? Some infos can be found on the web but if you need a tool there are also several free in the web.

Drop a line if you require additional info or help.


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Posted by David Jones-195301 - 14 years ago

I also would like the same information. If you find out any useful ideas, please pass them on. Thank youcontact me on cdagrasse@hotmail.com