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Help Me!!! Help With CSS & HTML

The pages in the "Tutorials" section of this web hopefully will help guide you in making or updating your own County or State GenWebs. I've added a number of things that people have asked me about when making or troubleshooting their webs. Below are the topics in this section, with a brief description of each.

What does all this Code Stuff Mean? Definitions and a bit more on this page

Editing Your Site - A list of links to tutorials [not on this site]

Creating Pages or Categories for your site - A list of sample pages & categories you might consider using on your site.

Styling Text - How to add a bit of pazazz to your site with heading tags and text styling

Styling Images - How to get your images lookin' good on the page!

DWT & Page Editing - How to work with DWTs [Used in Expression Web and Dreamweaver]

FTP Programs - Programs you can use to FTP [upload/download] your site to the web

How to FTP your web - A short tutorial using Filezilla as an example.

USGW-Helppages Mailing List - Join the mailing to get help!

Rootsweb Help - For those that have Rootsweb accounts

How to Break Out of Frames - This coding is used when people pull your pages into their website, but place a "frame" around your work, so it looks like their work.

Processing Tombstone Photos - How to batch process tombstone picture, with slide show! Thanks, Tina.

Tips & Tricks - Just "stuff" that doesn't really "fit" into a category

If you need help, contact Marsha. I can't do hours and hours of troubleshooting, but I may be able to help you.


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