Saturday, November 26, 2011

Which Software is the Best?

                                      Which One is the Best?

HTML is not a good software to create a digital portfolio because it is very confusing and complicated. There are a lot of things you have to know to make a digital portfolio using HTML. It uses mark-up tags to describe web pages and they are hard to read and understand. Overall, HTML is not a good software to create a digital portfolio.

FrontPage uses interactive buttons to give users a new easy way to create web graphics for navigation and links. It is easy to access and it uses Split View so you can go to and from design view and code view without any hassle.

Dreamweaver is now developed with Adobe and can be used on Mac and Windows. It is used to create webpages and designs HTML codes. An advantage is that you can make your own website exactly how you want it.

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Blogs and Wikis

Blogs and Wikis

1)   What is a Blog?
A web site on which an individual or group of users record information on a regular basis.
2)   What is a Wiki?
A website developed by a group of people, allowing any user to add and edit content.
3)   What is the difference between them?
The difference between a Blog and a Wiki is that a Blog is a sort of online journal that a person updates everyday whereas a Wiki is for content that any user can edit and comment on.
4)   What is an online digital portfolio?
An online digital portfolio is where people can upload images, multimedia, blog entries and hyperlinks onto a website. It can show you the learning progress on the user and can build confidence.
5)   What are three most important features of a digital portfolio?
·        It is very easy and simple to access.
·        It records your learning progress and show other user what you have been doing.
·        It can build your ability to do different things on the internet.
6)   List one advantage and one disadvantage of a digital portfolio.
·        An advantage is that the online portfolio can help build yourself confidence.
·        A disadvantage is that people can take your information and use it as their own. This is called plagiarism.