Basic Concepts - Web
Files accessible in a device-independent (PC, Mac, Unix,
including non-graphical terminals) manner on an Inter-connected web server.
|-- An account
-- A directory on the web served to put files, typically
-- An editor, or web page program like Netscape Composer,
Front Page, or even Microsoft Word
('save as web page")
-- A way to upload the files via "ftp" (file transfer
-- May want a method to capture or create images
Basic capability uses Hypertext Markup Language (html)
More sophisticated approaches use scripts on the server like
"CGI," "perl" and "java script"
Most sophisticated use applications and databases on the
server -- be wary of proprietary solutions