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Web Style Guide: Web Multimedia Stategies
This section of the book 'Web Style Guide' examines how best to use multimedia on the web beyond simply translating text or analog video and audio content to a computer screen. This site provides guidance and tips on how to successfully use audio, video, slides, and animation on the Internet by tailoring the material for Web delivery.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Book
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
All materials included on the site are copyright 2002 Lynch and Horton. Users may link to the site. Users may print and distribute pages from the site as long as the printouts include attribution and the page URL. Attribution could take the following form: From Web Style Guide,, Copyright 2002 Patrick J. Lynch and Sarah Horton. Users may excerpt up to three graphics from the site for print and Web publications as long attribution is included, as above.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-421
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Web Style Guide'
This resource is part of 'Creating Effective Web-based Learning Resources in the Geosciences'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Sarah Horton
Dartmouth College

Publisher: Web Style Guide