Pay attention to your background colors and your text colors when designing a site. Something like red text on a blue background doesn’t work well. And if you think that white text will pop with a black background, it could be a little too bright for your readers. Go with something subtle.
So far, I have submitted several articles to the Carnival of personal Finance, the Carnival of Investing and the Carnival of Debt Reduction. But, Carnivals exist on tons of topics, not just personal finance: so your website/blog articles need not be on a financial topic to find the carnivals useful. I even posted an article on the Carnival of Bumbling, Struggling Newbies, which i hope will grow as time goes on, because it is a good place for all of us newbies to join forces and support one another.
Designing and creating your own website is no excuse for any of these issues as it is easier than ever to achieve the website you want with a wide range of options available and a few simple tips to bear in mind.
Using your sketch as a guide lay out the web pages that will make up your website and start inserting them into the proper areas using the software. Always start with the home page and work your way out from there. During this step it is important that you ensure your pages are linked together so that users can easily get from one page to the next without any problems.
At this moment, cgi scripts catch my attention. Cgi is short for Common Gateway Interface. They need a bit of tweaking in order to work because they must run on the web server on the host. Recently i had the chance to install a cgi script on a server. It took me a few days of tweaking and communication before it worked, as it should. They are not for the faint-hearted beginner. But once the beginner has acquired the necessary knowledge, these scripts shouldn’t be a problem to install. Once they work, you can forget about them, because they will run by themselves, automatically.
Online site-builders, as offered by some hosting firms and some online package firms often produce sites that are not search engine friendly, and if you can avoid them it is better. The two leading web design software options are Dreamweaver and Frontpage. Dreamweaver produces sites with good html code and this is helpful in the task of search engine optimization, but it takes time to learn the program. I have been using Frontpage for many years and use it because that is what I am used to (though I know Dreamweaver is a bit better).
B. After you have reviewed all the theoretical approach on web design, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test. The next thing you would need to do is create a web page. There are three different ways that you can do that.