Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1999/12/08

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Subject: RE: [Leica] How make your own website?
From: "B. D. Colen" <>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 1999 15:50:29 -0000

My site was also done with Pagemill...and a good deal of initial help from
our own Kyle Cassidy...It's not fancy, but it does work, and while there is
a fairly steep learning curve, it's a good deal flatter than those
associated with a program such as Front Page.
 B. D.

> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of
> Greg Locke
> Sent: Wednesday, December 08, 1999 8:01 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [Leica] How make your own website?
> At 08:45 PM 08/12/99 +0100, you wrote:
> >Hello,
> >
> >I am interested to establish a small, non-commercial website
> just in order to
> >share some of my pictures with the world. Is there anybody
> who can recommend a
> >textbook or website were I can learn quickly how to do it?
> Please consider
> that
> >I am computer literate, capable to install standard software
> and use a
> >screwdriver on my computer, but I am neither willing, nor
> able to play around
> >with my computer for hours every night. It is just a tool for me.
> >
> >Hans-Peter
> Use the Composer software that comes with Netscape
> Communicator 4.0 or better.
> ver 4.7 is now Downloadable for free on the Netscape site.
> A little more sophisticated, a bit more design control and a
> little pricier,
> is Adobe PageMill 3.0.
> Hotmetal Pro is also pretty good ...and cheap.
> Stay away from MS-Front Page, Adobe GoLive and Dreamweaver.
> As good as they
> are, there is a steep learning curve. I use Dreamweaver now,
> but it took a
> week to learn how to use it to it's fullest abilities.
> here is a page done with Adobe PageMill...

.... no, you don't have to buy the book! :^)

have fun and learn somethng new!!

Greg Locke                 
St. John's, Newfoundland.  
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