The Internet for Windows 98 For Dummies

The Internet for Windows 98 For Dummies



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764503504
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 06/16/1998
Series: For Dummies Series
Pages: 382
Product dimensions: 7.52(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.93(d)

About the Author

About the Authors Margaret Levine Young is the coauthor of many computer books, including Dummies 101®: The Internet For Windows® 95 and UNIX® For Dummies®, 3rd Edition. John Levine, an online guru, is an Internet newsgroup moderator, instructor, and the coauthor of The Internet For Dummies®, 5th Edition, and More Internet For Dummies®, 3rd Edition. Jordan Young is a teacher, an author, and a regular columnist about the Internet. Carol Baroudi, a freelance technical writer, has been explaining computers to neophytes for more than ten years. She is the coauthor of Internet Secrets® and E-Mail For Dummies®, 2nd Edition.

Table of Contents


PART I: Getting on the Net with Windows 98.

Chapter 1: Welcome to the Net.

Chapter 2: How May I Connect to Thee? Let Me Count the Ways.

Chapter 3: Setting Up Your Internet Account.

Chapter 4: Dialing In and Out.

PART II: Mail and Gossip.

Chapter 5: All about E-Mail.

Chapter 6: Advanced E-Mail Stuff.

Chapter 7: The World According to E-Mail: Electronic Mailing Lists.

PART III: Windows 98 Web-Whacking.

Chapter 8: Windows 98 Meets the World Wide Web.

Chapter 9: Working Web Wonders.

Chapter 10: Finding Stuff on the Net.

Chapter 11: Channel Surfing and Other Unlikely Ways to Use the Web.

PART IV: Other Stuff You Can Do on the Internet.

Chapter 12: Downloading, Uploading, and Other File-Flinging Fun.

Chapter 13: Online Chatting: How to Make Friends and Influence People.

Chapter 14: Getting Together with NetMeeting.

Chapter 15: Making Your Own Web Pages with FrontPage Express and Netscape Composer.

Chapter 16: Tips for Effective Web Pages.

PART V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 17: Ten Problems and Their Solutions.

Chapter 18: Ten Frequently Asked Questions.

Chapter 19: Ten Stupid Internet Moves to Avoid.


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