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Web Design Guide
The Web Design Guide offers a number of brief tutorials about the necessary design elements for creating an effective website. Tutorials cover such topics as design, speed, content, style, navigation, and more. For example, the design tutorial discusses how the critical elements of audience targeting, download speed, and presentation style affect the usability of a web page. This site also features additional resources such as a beginner's guide which gives step-by-step instructions for creating a webpage, links to web design resources that provide the tools needed by site builders, and an online forum for asking web design questions.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Tutorial
  • Services:
    • Ask an expert
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 1998-2003 Web Design Guide - All Rights Reserved
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-476
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Creating Effective Web-based Learning Resources in the Geosciences'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Web Design Guide