Build Your First Website

A no-nonsense fast track to teach you how to develop a web site from scratch.
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A no-nonsense fast track to teach you how to develop a web site from scratch.
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The Web can be a daunting place, with literally hundreds of technology options. You could spend years trying to understand all of the ways to design, develop, and publish a web site. This course cuts through the mountain of options, and shows you how to develop and publish a web site in less than half a day. If you have never built a web site, and want to learn the basics of web development without going overboard with theory, this course may be what you are looking for. We'll use the Microsoft technology stack to build a web site from scratch, describing each step from a developer's perspective with just enough context to understand what you are developing.

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Description
The Web can be a daunting place, with literally hundreds of technology options. You could spend years trying to understand all of the ways to design, develop, and publish a web site. This course cuts through the mountain of options, and shows you how to develop and publish a web site in less than half a day. If you have never built a web site, and want to learn the basics of web development without going overboard with theory, this course may be what you are looking for. We'll use the Microsoft technology stack to build a web site from scratch, describing each step from a developer's perspective with just enough context to understand what you are developing.
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Discussion

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Course info
Level
Beginner
Rating
(457)
Duration
2h 26m
Released
14 Dec 2012
Course authors

Doug has spent the last 20+ years in the software industry - gradually evolving from a pure bits and bytes guy to a technical strategist, content/messaging guy, and technology evangelist, with a few years of marketing thrown in for balance. He's currently a program manager for Visual Studio at Microsoft.

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