Web Publishing Tools, Techniques and Methods
Web publishing tools are applications that are used to design and build websites for either the Internet or an Intranet. They range from simple text editors that can generate web application code to highly sophisticated and feature-rich web authoring packages.
Some web publishing tools must be installed on a workstation. Others are server-based and are accessed via a web-interface. Web Publishing Tools are also called web authoring tools.
This tutorial provides an overview of current web publishing application software. It is intended for individuals and small business owners who wish to establish a new website or want to upgrade an existing site. In general, the goal is to create websites that are attractive, functional and maintainable.
The first portion of this tutorial discusses web publishing concepts and methods. The second half focuses on specific web authoring tools that are currently popular in the marketplace.