Guide to Creating Web Channels

Guide to Creating Web Channels

by Lee Purcell
     
 

Just like a TV channel, a Web channel enables anyone to run their own information or entertainment network. Businesses are quickly picking up on this exciting new technology. This book shows Webmasters how to turn traditional Web sites into robust Web channels for broadcasting using Dynamic HTML and CDF (Channel Definition Format). Following an overview of Webcasting…  See more details below

Overview

Just like a TV channel, a Web channel enables anyone to run their own information or entertainment network. Businesses are quickly picking up on this exciting new technology. This book shows Webmasters how to turn traditional Web sites into robust Web channels for broadcasting using Dynamic HTML and CDF (Channel Definition Format). Following an overview of Webcasting technologies, it outlines all of the elements necessary to put a site "on the air."[Includes companion Web site with... * Source code examples from the book. * Technology updates.

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A guide to creating Web channels and authoring channel content for Web developers. Describes the basic mechanisms for producing Web channels, focusing on three of the major delivery platforms--Netscape Netcaster, Microsoft Active Channels, and BackWeb Technologies' Infocenter. Supporting technologies, such as Dynamic HTML, are also discussed in respect to how they can be used to enhance Web channel content design and delivery. Case studies are included. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471251682
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/22/1998
Series:
Web Developer Series
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
7.48(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.99(d)

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