Drexel University


This section will grow througout the class so please check back often.


Follow this link to access notes on HTML5 & CSS3. This is from an undergraduate class here at Drexel. You will be able to view information about how to write code from a different perspective and sometimes, that's the missing piece.

Internet History and Items of Interest

Brief History of the Internet

Living Internet

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

DNS (defined)

HTML History

HTML Information

W3C Standards - W3C standards define an Open Web Platform for application development that has the unprecedented potential to enable developers to build rich interactive experiences, powered by vast data stores, that are available on any device. Although the boundaries of the platform continue to evolve, industry leaders speak nearly in unison about how HTML5 will be the cornerstone for this platform. But the full strength of the platform relies on many more technologies that W3C and its partners are creating, including CSS, SVG, WOFF, the Semantic Web stack, XML, and a variety of APIs.

w3schools.com - One of the best and easiest to use sites to help you understand and practice HTML coding in a fun and engaging environment.

NN/g - Nielsen Norman Group - A site that contains information about usability and all manner of "best practices" for your Website.

Web 2.0 Tools

Important Articles


Web 2.0 Apps