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All handouts and class files for Technology Training classes are found here. Use the categories and tags on the right to browse for training material by software application (Excel, Photoshop, etc.) or by subject (PC Replacement, forms and PDFs, etc.)

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Basics of Web Design

Learn the fundamental elements you need to create organized, effective websites in this lecture. Whether you use free website creation tools or professional web development tools, anyone can benefit from this presentation.

Appropriate for Mac or PC.

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  • Learn common pitfalls in "bad" web design and how to avoid them
  • The Who, What, Why, and How of a website: users, content, purpose, and format
  • Tools for designing and organizing content
  • Discover appropriate ways to use social media
  • Accessibility: usability, device independence, and ADA concerns
  • Revising and maintenance
  • Testing website for various platforms and mobile devices


Tags: web publishing

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