Class Note 1 for Internet Web Publishing I

Learning Objectives:

You will be able to post on Discussion Board inside Canvas.

You will be able to identify how TCP / IP sends messages around the Internet

You will be able to identify the difference between the Internet and the Web


Read:  Chapter 1  in your book

Post: on Canvas a list of Resources that will help you learn the material presented in this class.

Find as many resources that will help you "Keep up to speed" in class. You should be able to find at least one page full of resources. (The more resources you find, the better the grade.) QuackitW3schools and and Mozilla Developers Network are examples of the type of sites you should be looking for.

Reminder: Post your articles on Canvas under the Weekly Articles on the Discussion Board Section.

Topics Covered:


The Colbert Report's warning about Facebook and MySpace

Cool site to get you started on Internet basics from About.


We will be using Notepad ++ a free program you can download.

Go to Student Email - Forward to an email account you read on a regular basis.


The Internet and the Web are not the same thing! Internet is the infrastructure that the Web uses.

The Web uses a HTTP a protocol of TCP/IP to communicate between the server and client. HTML is used to layout the information so the Browser can display the information.

W3: The World Wide Web Consortium sets the standards for the Web (HTML & other Web tools)

Key People: Tim Berners-Lee (HTTP) and Marc Andresson (Mosaic, the first Web Browser.) Two people who helped change the world!

Ted Talk about what the Internet is about.


Browser, Editor, HTML, HTTP, Internet

HTML Valid