Website Development Tools
Free website development tools
- KompoZer : "A complete Web Authoring System for Linux Desktop, Microsoft Windows and Macintosh users to rival programs like FrontPage and Dreamweaver. Nvu (pronounced N-view, for a "new view") makes managing a web site a snap. Now anyone can create web pages and manage a website with no technical expertise or knowledge of HTML"
- Kompozer does not offer a secure ftp transfer. If you use Kompozer, do one of the following:
- (1) Make your website locally, and copy it across to the public_html folder of your Udrive, OR
- (2) Make your website directly in the public_html folder of your Udrive and periodically copy it back to a local drive for a backup.
Commercial website development tools
- Dreamweaver: "Dreamweaver is the professional choice for building web sites and applications. It provides a powerful combination of visual layout tools, application development features, and code editing support. With robust features for CSS-based design and integration, Dreamweaver enables web designers and developers to easily create and manage any website."
- Website hosting: Internet hosting that allows you to put your website on the Internet.
- Udrive: CSUN Students receive free website space in their Udrive.