DTP


 
Lively discussions on the graphic arts and publishing — in print or on the web


Go Back   Desktop Publishing Forum > General Discussions > Web Site Building & Maintenance

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 06-21-2007, 07:23 AM   #1
ilox
Member
 
ilox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Posts: 104
Default Maintaining a Front Page site :(

Hello friends, I have just been asked to provide a quote on maintaining and adding content for a site - http://www.wingeddolphin.com.au/ - but they built it using MS Front Page
Quote:
What we are choosing now, is to find someone who can build the site to the same design as we have already, but in a manner that will exclude no-one.
I don't run Front Page anything. Blech! So is there any way I can maintain this site for them without the overhead of Front Page?

I would need to make the site accessible and able to be seen in non-IE browsers - no, don't bother looking if you don't have IE GGGRRRRRR!!!

If I took this site could I maintain the basic site look and feel but drop all the MS-centric crud so that it can be managed in say NVU for ex.

Any suggestions please.

Oh, and would this kind of site lend itself to changing into a (Joomla or Elxis) CMS site so that it becomes much easier to maintain and for contributors to update their content? And still maintain the look-and-feel of what they presently have?

Lastly any ballpark for charging this not-for-profit group for my services?

   
__________________
Cheers, Ian

Last edited by ilox; 06-29-2007 at 06:04 AM.
ilox is offline   Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Front Page, How Do I Hate Thee ... Steve Rindsberg Web Site Building & Maintenance 14 05-13-2005 09:02 AM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:52 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Contents copyright 2004–2014 Desktop Publishing Forum and its members.