Take a guided tour around a typical web server and learn how it's configured and what you need to know about it. Learn how to find the right place to post your files and what to call them. Find out why using the built-in code editor may or may not be the best way to update your site.
- [Narrator] So far we've looked at the two most common…types of content management systems that,…as an educator, you're likely to encounter,…a blog and an LMS.…But by far the most powerful way you can leverage HTML…across your curriculum is by knowing how to setup…and maintain your own personal website or pages.…As we've seen throughout this course,…a webpage is simply a plain text document that contains…HTML code to structure and organize resources…on the web.…So a website, at it's core, is simple a folder on a…web server that contains all of those files and resources.…
Your students, colleagues, and everyone else in the world…can access your content by pointing their web browsers…to the address on your web server.…So let's peak behind the curtain and see what this…looks like.…From your C panels dashboard, scroll down and look…for the section called files and then click on the…file manager.…This file manager is a graphical view of the documents…and folders that make up your web server.…Most web hosts have tools similar to this…
- Coding a site, a page, or parts
- Managing digital assets
- Formatting headings and paragraphs
- Creating links to pages
- Linking to a PDF or a Google Doc
- Inserting your own images into an LMS
- Embedding YouTube, Vimeo, and SoundCloud media
- Making pages responsive for mobile devices
- Working with CSS using web developer tools
- Overriding existing CSS
- Setting up your own domain
- Using FTP
Skill Level Intermediate
WordPress for Education: Multisitewith Chris Mattia1h 55m Intermediate
Measuring Learning Effectivenesswith Jeff Toister47m 4s Beginner
1. Web Basics
2. Semantically Formatting Text
3. Leveraging Links
4. Integrating Images
5. Embedding Resources
6. Adding Style with CSS
7. Setting Up Web Infrastructure
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