Web Technologies

Official Program Description

This course will introduce you to current Web technologies. You will focus on a variety of issues that are pertinent to Web design and development, including search engine optimization, Really Simple Syndication (RSS), and accessible PDFs.


Prior to taking this class we suggest that you have had XHTML - Levels I and II and Web Design - Level I.

Attend and You Will Learn

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)

  • What is file transfer protocol?
  • FTP software

Domain Names

  • Domain name considerations
  • Procuring a domain name

 Search Engine Optimization

  • Strategies that work
  • Counter-productive strategies
  • Adverse affects from design choices
  • Search Engine Listings

RSS Feeds

  • What are RSS feeds?
  • RSS feed software

Accessible PDF Files

  • Creating articles for easy reading
  • Tagging your PDF files


  • Introduction to microformats
  • A look at microformats code

XML Sitemap

robots.txt file

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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