Provides online tutorials to Photoshop, Painter, Corel, Illustrator,
Freehand, and Pre-Press applications.
A step by step tutorial explaining one way to make buttons in
Developer's Virtual Library
Offers tutorials on Photoshop and Paint Shop Pro.
Crash Course on Photoshop
This tutorial, developed by Jim Frew, creative director of the Humboldt
Institute for Technological Studies, is delivered in six lessons: 1)
Cropping, changing mode, resizing, file formats; 2) Selection tools,
filters; 3) Text tool, layers, the rule of 51; 4) Merging graphics,
the path tool; 5) Faking images - think lights and shadows; 6) Making
illustrations (May 1998).
Image Editing 101
Jim Frew on how to create the best possible picture with the smallest
possible file size (October 1996).
Web Design 101
Jim Frew on the basics of web design (July 1997).
Help's How-Tos for Photoshop
Provides links to tutorials from around the Web, including Webmonkey's
crash course listed above. Other tutorials include creating a transparent
image for the Web, managing color, and making an animated GIF.
- The Design
Companion site for Web by Design by Molly E. Holzschlag (Sybex,
Contains primers and tutorials on HTML and other related topics, icnluding
- Site Inspector
This useful page will "inspect" your site for link
validation, HTML validity, browser compatibility, spelling, and more.
Probably the most useful feature for our purposes will be the link
is all about? This is the best online reference for basic information
on any technology or terminology related to computers. Includes links
to sites with more detailed information.
- Wired's Webmonkey
(A How-to Guide for Web Developers)
Provides lots of useful tutorials and tips for HTML, DHTML,
up a foundation and greater understanding of these web technologies.
Many tutorials are appropriate for novices.
Builder.com ("The site for site builders")
Links to Basics, Design, Development, Resources, Tips and How-tos,
- Web Review (Cross-Training
for Web Teams)
Published by Songline Studios.
Engel's No Dither Netscape Color Palette, The Browser Safe Palette
Describes how to design your web graphics for computers that use only
Shows all web-safe colors and corresponding color codes. Using
only these colors guarantees that colors will look nice in all browsers
on all platforms (that support color). Other colors are not supported
in all situations and will look bad in some environments if used.
Includes downloadable color look-up tables that can be imported into
Photoshop to have the pallettes readily available.
Web Graphics very cute clip arts (free for personal use. must
create a link back to the site.)
Basic bullets in different colors - very useful (none of the images
on this site are copyrighted)
- ArtToday Online Image &
Access to 750,000 images.
(National Archives and Records Administration) Archival Information
Locator lots of historic photos are available (free for use without
- Pixart Gallery
collection of clip art, tons
by category (icons are public domain and free of charge for anyone to
style clip art and backgrounds - cute (images are not public
domain, they are free to use on your own personal or commercial web
HTML: The Definitive Reference
1st Edition, Danny Goodman, O'Reilly & Associates, 1998
Killer Web Sites
2nd Edition, David S. Siegel, Hayden Books, 1997
of Successful Web Sites: Project Management on the World Wide Web
1st Edition, David S. Siegel, Hayden Books, 1997
The leading national organization dealing with issues of computerization
and higher education (including computerization and the classroom).
of the ACM
The Association for Computing Machinery is the leading computer
science organization. The ACM HCI group (human-computer interaction)
deals with user interface issues which might be useful in website
Billed as providing solutions for Internet and web developers.
Focusing on computer-mediated communications issues.
by SIMS Designers
is a project of the School
of Information Management and Systems at UC