X Software’s all new WebCruncher version kazillion will have you creating
and publishing web sites in minutes without the need to know any HTML
How many times have you heard that claim? Every major software publisher has a WYSIWYG HTML editor and their marketing department makes that same statement. The major advantage of HTML editors is that they allow everyone and their grandmother to quickly and easily create their own web pages. The major disadvantage of HTML editors is that they allow everyone and their grandmother to quickly and easily create their own web pages.
Although it’s not as much a problem as it was a few years ago, there are still way too many sites on the web whose only purpose is to say ‘See, I told you I could make a web page.’ But what does it take to create an effective site? That is the question addressed by this book.
But how good is it?
The one site that I was able to find was impossible to navigate. The clickable objects were small and moved all over the page. In fairness, the intended audience of this site would be considerably younger and presumably more agile than I am. Nevertheless, I was never able to get past the first page.
Title: Web Design Studio Secrets, 2nd Edition