Web Development Unit 1

Tools and Terms of a Web Developer

Web Development

Before we begin building websites, let's answer some basic questions including...

  •  How does the Internet work?
  •  What are some important facts about the World Wide Web web developers need to know?
  •  What are the tools and design principles of web developers?
  •  What is the difference between static and dynamic websites?
  •  How can you optimize your site for Google searches?
  •  What are some security problems on the Internet?
  •  What are some careers in information technology?

We'll answer these questions with lesson in Power Point and activities to introduce tools and resources that web developers use.

1. Download the student notes book here - 

Web Design Notes

2. Download the resource text book

Learning Web Design, 4th Edition.pdf

Learning Web Design

3. Use the following Power Points for the next few weeks of class.

How does the Internet work ppt

Contents of the archive:

Part 1 - How does the Internet work?

  • WebDevA01 Network media.ppt
  • WebDevA02 internet addresses.pptx
  • WebDevA03 network packets and routing.pptx

Part 2 - What are some important facts about the World Wide Web web developers need to know?

  • WebDevB01 world wide web.pptx

Part 3 - What are the tools and design principles of web developers?

  • WebDevC01 Tools of a Web Developer.pptx
  • WebDevC02 Web design principles.pptx
  • WebDevC03 Color themes.pptx
  • WebDevC04 2015 design trends.pptx

Part 4 - What is the difference between static and dynamic websites?

  • WebDevD01 Static and Dynamic Sites.pptx

Part 5 - How can you optimize your site for Google searches?

  • WebDevE01 10 SEO Tips.pptx
  • WebDevE02 10 Basic SEO Tips To Get You Started - Business Insider.pdf

Part 6 - What are some security problems on the Internet?

  • WebDevF01 security and encryption.pptx

Part 7 - What are some careers in information technology?

  • WebDevG01 IT careers.pptx