Web Development Tools

C|net site offering a categorized library of ActiveX controls on the Internet. Includes news and commentary about ActiveX as well.

Bare Bones Guide to HTML
Kevin Werbach's easy-to-follow, up-to-date guide is a must-read for HTML neophytes as well as for experienced programmers wanting to stay abreast of changes to the HTML standard.

Black Stump Web Development Page
Assortment of resources for web development. Includes such topics as ActiveX, Animated Images, CGI, Dynamic HTML, Java, JavaScript, Style Sheets, XML, and much more.

HTML Goodies
Links to many web development tools including HTML primers, image archives, java tutorials, etc.

Web Design Group's Style Guide for Online Hypertext
One of many useful tools offered by WDG, this style guide, written by Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet, describes sensible, easy-to-read HTML documentation. Details structure, image usage, and validation among other topics. An important resource for Web developers.

Web Teacher
Tutorials and links on everything from building web sites, to searching the web and using FTP and telnet.

Web development resource providing quick reference and how-to guides.

World Wide Web Consortium Homepage
W3's homepage with information on the latest official standards for HTML, XML, CSS, and other web site development tools. Users should look here for information about coding that should work across browsers.

Yale Style Guide
This comprehensive manual, authored by Patrick J. Lynch of the Yale Center for Advanced Instructional Media, describes web site design principles, including navigation, structure, page elements, links, use of graphics, as well as a host of other issues that both the novice and experienced web site developer must address.

Update 4/26/09