No need to learn HTML – This means you can build your website even if you do not have a background on HTML, though HTML knowledge is a plus. Web building is easier if you use software because it already has a built-in Html coding. No more hassle in learning HTML codes and programs.
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.
Ensure Web site scalability: Make sure your code and design is scalable. As technology advances and configuration of computers & their monitors keep increasing and varying it is impossible to test your site in all screen sizes and platforms.
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Getting on to Google and other search engine indexes is not so easy, but, it does happen if you are patient. Within a week of establishing the site, I finally came up in a search. That is like the Holy Grail — in the Monty Python sense of the term: hooray me, I got on Google search. Actually, if you type the exact words “taking control over money” into Google Search, you do get my web site popping up first (at least for now), although I cannot figure out exactly why based on all the site optimization advice I have been reading, but not following. I just stumbled into the number one spot by pure, dumb luck.
The best web design software program for Linux users is made by Komodo. If you do a lot of XML Komodo Edit is considered the best there is for an editor. This editor is free and also works well for HTML editing. If you need more capability you can purchase Komodo IDE for 5. It contains more features such as debugging, interactive shells, SCC and PDK integration.
B. Wants websites that lay outside the standard template forms. In other words, you basically have to stick with the standard template in which you can resize and move around. However, this still is limiting to some but not many.