CS 437/637 Database-Backed Web Sites and Web Services
Homework Assignment 2
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Tuesday, March 11, 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 (contact the instructor and TA if you prefer
to use another web server).;
Pick a design template or templates from
Zen Garden and study the use of CSS and HTML
by professional designers. Improve your own
website that you have done in Homework 1 based on the CSS
template(s) you have studied. Revise at
least one page of your website using HTML 5
and the CSS Zen Garden template you have
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
Zen Garden example in your cover page) results in 10
No hard copies or soft copies results in 0 points.