Links

Links and Resources

Texas State Resources

Technology Resources Tool Kit - includes links for retrieving your Net ID
Tech Resources Software Download - some free downloads, like Fetch, WS-FTP, etc.
Texas State ITAC Support
Educational Discounts on Computer Hardware
University Bookstore Computer and Electronics
TRACS - email communication and gradeboook for this course
Texas State Library Resources
 

Advanced Development Resources
HTML5 Tutorial - W3 Schools - www.w3schools.com/html5/default.asp
CSS3 Tutorial - W3 Schools - www.w3schools.com/css3/default.asp
Wordpress - wordpress.org
Drupal - drupal.org
PHP.net - www.php.net
MySQL.com - www.mysql.com
Ruby on Rails - rubyonrails.org
Django - www.djangoproject.com
JQuery - www.jquery.com
Firefox Web Developer Tools - addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/web-developer
Firebug - getfirebug.com
 

Data Visualization Resources
Google Charts Tools - code.google.com/apis/chart/interactive/docs/
Google Fusion Tables- www.google.com/fusiontables
SQLite Manager - addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/sqlite-manager/
PiktoChart - create infographics
 

Learn to Program Resources
Teach Yourself to Program - RWW
Learn to Program.tv
Code Academy
Don't Fear the Internet
 

Web Hosting
Bluehost - http://bluehost.com
Dot Easy - http://www.doteasy.com/
AVA Host - http://www.avahost.net/

TrainingResources
Lynda.com- http://www.lynda.com
ACC Web Design and Development Certification - http://www.austincc.edu/webcert/course_catalog.html
Knight Digital Media Center Tutorials - http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/tutorials/

Code Hints
Javascript for controlling size and location of new Window:
<a href="filename.html"onclick="javascript:window.open('filename.html','Listings',
'width=650,height=600,scrollbars=yes,resizable=yes,screenX=50,screenY=250,top=50,left=250'); return false ;" >Link Text</a>

FTP Options
Filezilla - versions for Mac and Windows users.
Fetch - download from TXST Software Downloads
FireFTP - Firefox FTP plugin

Web Development Applications and Software
Adobe Products
Dreamweaver - Web editing and publishing tool
Photoshop - Image editing software, manipulate photo images or create Web graphics with filters and effects

Apple Products
iMovie - Video editing software
Quicktime and Quicktime Pro- Media player and media editing software
Sound Recorder - Audio Editing
Audacity - Audio Editing

Other Resources
W3 Schools Browser and Monitor Stats
Bandwidth Comparison Chart
How Search Engines Work
How the Web Works
Nerds 2.0.1-Timeline (PBS)
Tim Berners-Lee Web site
Worldwide Web Consortium
ICANN - Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
ASCII for special characters
HTML Color Names
UT International Symposium in Online Journalism