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CSS = Cascading Style Sheets

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WebSiteDev - GENERAL Site-Development INFO sites

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WebSiteDev - GRAPHICS (download) SOURCES sites

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5-STAR sites :
  • ***** CoolText - cooltext.com
    ( an on-line logo/text-with-background generator ; I have used this and can recommend it ;
    very high-quality, useful site ; NOT annoying, not a lot of ads)

4-STAR sites :
3-STAR sites :
  • *** Animation Factory - www.animationfactory.com
    ("Royalty Free" animations, 3D clip art, backgrounds, PowerPoint templates, and video clips ;
    over 400,000 animations, backgrounds, and video clips; requires membership)

  • *** CoolArchive - www.coolarchive.com
    (free clip art, fonts, icons, animations, textures, bullets, bars,
    logo generator, button maker, arrows, sounds ; also, good links)

  • *** Graphic Maps clip art - www.graphicmaps.com/clipart.htm (WARNING: a POPUP AD with each click)
    (mostly maps, free for students and web sites ; includes countries, continents, usa, world, globes ; also flags)

  • *** Home Page of Michael G. Shaikun - www.gifs.net
    ("FREE Animated GIFs" in about 17 categories ; some are quite useful ;
    example: spinning shiny-metal alphabet)

  • *** Heart Animated Gifs and others - rezepte.nit.at/gifs_herzen.html
    (some good quality animated gifs of hearts, and about 5 other categories)

  • *** ScubaMom site - www.scubamom.com
    (Gateway to Information about Exotic Plants and
    Palms, Caribbean Travel, Scuba Diving, and Dive Humor ;
    some fun, high-quality animated gifs related to fish and scuba diving)

  • *** GIFs in about 150 categories - www.sitevip.net/gifs/
    (good quality animated gifs in about 150 categories ranging from apple to zodiac)

  • *** site of zoologist-psychobiologist Dr. Donna Hardy - www.csun.edu/~vcpsy00h/images/
    (over 100 hi-quality animated gifs)

2-STAR sites :
  • ** 1 Archive - www.1archive.com
    ("Best Freeware of the Planet" ; fonts, java applets)

  • ** Barry's Clipart Server - www.barrysclipart.com
    (lots of still images ; not watermarked ; nice coloring but rather boring ; also fonts)

  • ** Harry the Cat Graphics (Gif) Archive - www.harrythecat.com/dorret/
    (about 200 categories of animated gifs ; categories in alphabetical order ; the animated gifs are of farily good quality)

  • ** Infocellar images - www.infocellar.com/networks/graphics/images.htm
    (about 300 jpg's and gif's in this directory ; many are computer-networking related)

  • ** Noetic Art - www.noeticart.com
    (rather crude clip art ; some are OK)

1-STAR sites :
  • * Animation Arthouse - www.animation.arthouse.org
    (animations, paintings, and graphics by Lisa Konrad ;
    mostly dragons, insects, and snakes)

  • * Cool Notions - www.coolnotions.com
    (free clip art and animated gifs, rather crude ;
    also web page backgrounds, textures ; also, good links)

  • * The Home of Dee Dreslough - www.dreslough.com/main/index.html
    (Dee Dreslough's Artwork and Novel ; mostly dragons, still images)

SOME IMAGE SEARCHERS :


WebSiteDev - GRAPHICS TOOLS sites

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  • 3D Text Maker - www.3dtextmaker.com
    ("Create Free 3D Banners for Your Web Pages.", an on-line 3D text banner creation tool ;
    dynamic or stationary text ; nothing to download or install ;
    I have not used it yet ; use it at your own risk, or check web for evaluations ;
    some 3D-style GIF animations and video backgrounds are downloadable from here ;
    this site seems related to the pay-for-use AnimationFactory)

  • Animation Workshop - schools.sd68.bc.ca/plvl/Div2/other/workshop/Animation_Workshop.html
    (workshops by Kirk Coleman, on using Paintshop Pro [about $100] and other tools to create GIF animations ;
    describes how to use a combination of Freeware : "XnView" and "GIF Animator")

  • ***** CoolText - cooltext.com
    ( an on-line logo/text-with-background generator ; I have used this and can recommend it ;
    very high-quality, useful site ; NOT annoying, not a lot of ads)

Colors and hexcodes:
  • Web safe colors palette, for web design - www.techbomb.com/websafe/
    (shows the 216 colors that can be used "safely" on machines with a
    graphics mode limited to 256 colors ; this is not really an issue on
    most of today's computer monitors that support 24-bit color, i.e. millions of colors)


WebSiteDev - GRAPHICS TECHNIQUES sites

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WebSiteDev - JAVASCRIPT SOURCE (and tutorial) sites

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  • DYNAMIC DRIVE - www.dynamicdrive.com
    (Dynamic Drive DHTML [dynamic html] & JavaScript code library)

    SAMPLE SCRIPTS from 'dynamicdrive.com' :



  • JAVASCRIPT KIT - www.javascriptkit.com
    (Comprehensive JavaScript, DHTML, CSS tutorials --- and over 400+ free JavaScripts)

    SAMPLE SCRIPTS from 'javascriptkit.com' :


  • WEB DEVELOPER NOTES, Javascript tutorials - www.webdevelopersnotes.com/tutorials/javascript/
    (online javascript tutorial , javascript tutorial for novices , javascript history)

    SAMPLE SCRIPT from webdevelopernotes.com :



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  • WebSiteDev - CSS SAMPLE (and tutorial) sites

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    WebSiteDev - SITE-BUILDING SOFTWARE sites

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    WebSiteDev - FORUMS & WEB-DEV USER sites

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    WebSiteDev - SOUND/MUSIC SAMPLES sites

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    WebSiteDev - WEB SITES WITH INTERESTING FEATURES

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    • Maniza birthdays - www.maniza.com/birthdays.htm
      (nice use of a TABLE of birthdays and a TABLE of anniversaries)

    • Pars Times Webguide - parstimes.com/webguide/
      (an Iranian financial analyst's "Best of the Web" links ;
      there are some good links to web searchers ; you/I can use
      these links to find examples of good web sites, and links for my site)

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    Some "WEB-DIRECTORIES" of Web-Development-Resources sites

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    Page was created 2006 Apr 21.
    Page was changed 2015 May 19. (Removed dead links to the old Google and Yahoo 'web-directories'. Removed some other dead links. Added 'WEB SEARCH' links.)