This page contains links to information and tools on the web which may aid you in creating web pages.
Many of the web technologies referenced here may not adhere to the web accessibility requirements for official University at Albany web pages. University Web Buildersmust provide accessible content for all information being provided on their web pages. If you choose to use a web technology which is not accessible you must provide redundant content which is accessible. The non-accessible and accessible content must be updated concurrently. For example, you cannot update a Java or Flash based web site without updating the plain HTML version.
- Graphics Information and Resources
- Scripting on the Client side
- Scripting/Programming on the Server side through the Common Gateway Interface (CGI).
- Tools: Free
- Tools: Online and Free
- Web Browsers
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Description: Xenu's Link Sleuth (TM) checks Web sites for broken links. Link verification is done on "normal" links, images, frames, plug-ins, backgrounds, local image maps, style sheets, scripts and java applets. It displays a continously updated list of URLs which you can sort by different criteria. A report can be produced at any time.
Alpine HTML Doctor
The Alpine HTML Doctor identifies common HTML code errors, corrects the code, and generates a repaired file for you to upload. The HTML Doctor is provided without charge.
Description: Performs link checking, spell checking, load time, HTML checking, Browser compatibility check. Usage is limited without paying for the service.
Description: A free service that checks documents like HTML and XHTML for conformance to W3C Recommendations and other standards.
Description: A limited use online link checker.
Description: Allows editing and manipulation of images online.
General information on Web Browsers.