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Writing Your Own Web Page
Browser News - News and download site. There is also helpful information on writing pages which are compatible with all browsers. Please remember that your web site should work with more than one browser. Web Style Guides
HTML Tidy - A free program for cleaning up your HTML and converting it to XHTML.
W3C Validator - Will check your newly edited XHTML document.
XHTML Guidelines - Guidelines for version 1.0 from W3C. Graphics Search Engines
Sites which list other graphics sites
Individual graphics sites
W3C HTML Validation Service - Check your pages for HTML errors.
Validation of Cascading Style Sheets
AnyBrowser.Com - Check your HTML and links. This site also has links to free graphics and other page building resources.
IE NetRenderer - If you are writing your page with a Mac, you may use IENetRenderer to see how it will look in Internet Explorer.
Integrity - A link checking program for the Mac available at the Mac App store. If you want a lot more features, there is Scrutiny which is more expensive and also available at the App Store.
HTML Goodies - Articles on every aspect of writing a web site.
Web Reference - Well organized source for all your page writing needs.
Webmonkey - Articles, tips, tutorials. By HotWired
If you want others to find your site, you should submit your URL to a number of different search engines and subject indexes. You can submit to each one separately or use one of the announcement services.
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