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Illus., index. . 73 pages. This book offer guidance in how to get started in publishing yur genealogy on the Web. Mr.Christian explains what the World Wide Web is, why the Web is especially useful for genealogists, how Web pages work, what you need for Web publishing, and the process of Web publishing itself. Then he discusses HTML and other Web-authoring tools, as well as text editors, word processors, GEDCOM conversion tools, and genealogy software. He includes a section on website design, explaining what to include, how to organize your information, HTML "tag" and basic page design, the difference between good and bad Web design, and the legaland ethical issues surrounding Webpublishing. He uses computer screen shots to illustrate how to use a text editor to create simple Web pages and demostrates the type of page layout and design facilities that are available. Two final chapters explore advanced Web facilities -- style shets, image maps, frames, and access control -- and how, finally, to publish your Web pages and lure visitors to your site.