CS 437/637 Database-Backed Web Sites and Web Services
Homework Assignment 1 (Part II)
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
One-Page Presentation Slide Due: 11:59 PM
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Complete Site: 5:00 PM
Monday, October 13, 2014
Become familiar with professional Website design using
HTML and CSS by separating
presentation from content.
You should use the CS Unix server
host your web site.;
Pick a design example or examples from
Zen Garden, CSS Design Awards,
49 outstanding examples of CSS, and
AWWWards, study the use of CSS and HTML
by professional designers. Improve your own
website that you have done in Homework 1-Part I based on the CSS
example(s) you have studied using inline, internal, and external CSS. class attribute and pseudo class must also be used. Add CSS to all your web pages of your website, revise at
least one page of your website using HTML 5.
(10 points) Prepare one-page PPT slide to demonstrate the CSS example including the CSS properties you plan to use.
Include URL of the CSS example, your first name and last name in the slide.
(20 points) Turn in a brief
report to explain the HTML 5 tags and CSS
properties you have used.
Turn in the paper copies of your web pages including the
CSS and HTML source
code and screen snapshots of the resulting web page. Hard copies should be bound firmly
together as one pack. 5 points will be deducted for unbounded homework.
Submit the softcopy of the files through your UMassOnline account.
Zip all the files including the cover page into one ZIP file. Name the ZIP file
An invalid homework URL (You must provide URL
of the revised web page and the URL of the CSS
example in your cover page) results in 10
No hard copies or soft copies results in 0 points.