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Build Your Own Web Site
Currently, W3 servers exist for Unix, VMS and VM and must be configured by system
managers. When servers for personal computers are available, we expect a great increase in
publishing directly by authors, reviewers and documentation managers.
- WorldWide Web; Tim Berners-Lee, Robert Cailliau; Sep 1992.
The following resources can help you author, build, and provide web hosting
for your own site:
- Authoring software. Most of the free web hosting sites (described
following) provide basic web page building services directly from their sites.
advanced web site creation, you will need to employ a web service bureau,
or build it yourself with an authoring program. Sites that maintain information
on web authoring software are listed below:
- Free web hosting. The following sites index free web hosting resources:
- Your ISP. Many Internet Service Provider's
will provide a basic amount of storage space and free web site hosting when
you obtain your
them. Check the web page of your ISP, or give them a call.
- Your computer. If you have the technical know how, and a
permanently connected to the Internet, you can host your web site
on your own computer with one of the available web
site servers. You may also wish to get
a domain name.