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WhiteHouse 2000 / '04
To bookmark a web page, adding it to your personal
links, click on "bookmarks or favorites," then click on "add."
To bookmark a web link. right-click, then click on
[Lynx: type "a" to add a document or highlighted link, "v" to view.]
- To e-mail a web page or to send a web newcomer a copy of
"Learn to surf within 10 minutes," go to the page and click on "file,"
"mail or send," "attach (as text) or quote." [Lynx: type "p"]
To copy a portion of a web page to your word processor,
block the text on the web page, then click on "edit" and "copy,"
switch over to your processor, either by using the taskbar at the
very bottom of the screen or by using ALT-TAB (hold ALT down
and softly touch TAB, as needed, watching the destination box).
Then click on "edit" and "paste." Also block and copy the page
name, http line, article title, or date for identification or
- To login at a web site and to protect your regular login and
password, register with a consistent "web-only" username, perhaps
fname (firstinitial-lastname), and a consistent "web-only" password.
- To keep your current bookmarks when switching computers,
save your bookmark file. [Netscape: Click on "bookmarks," "go to
bookmarks," "file," "save as," select drive A: for your disk,
save the file named bookmark.htm with "OK" and "yes" to replace.
To reinstall your file, click on "bookmarks," "go to bookmarks,"
"file," "import," select bookmark.htm in drive A: and then "OK."]
Formats for Citing Electronic Information
MLA Bibliographic Style--A Brief Guide
Citations of Electronic Resources
The Columbia Guide to Online Style
Style for Internet Sources
online dictionaries and encyclopedias
NewsPlace.org since 1996 ©azb January 2002
- A Beginner's Guide to HTML
- Create Your Own
- "How Users Read on the
Action-Links Clip Art Archives
- Doctor HTML (web page
- Web Site Garage (tune ups)
- Bobby (check pages for use with
a talking computer)
Increasing Your Web Traffic (promotion tips)
- Search Engine Watch
(about monitoring home pages)
- eXTReMe Search Companion
- WiseWire (indexes to place on
- Rank This (checks for a web site by