Web Page Software

Diana Horton diana-horton at UIOWA.EDU
Thu Mar 23 12:26:09 CST 2000

Piotr is right.  I meant web design, and I also should have mentioned that
I have a PC.

In response to several requests, I will compile the responses and post them

Many thanks for all the helpful responses!

Diana Horton
Director and Curator
University of Iowa Herbarium
312 CB
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA  52242-1297

At 12:06 PM 3/23/00 -0500, Piotr Naskrecki wrote:
>on 3/23/00 4:57 AM, Jerry Bricker at jbricker at MAIL.LCC.WHECN.EDU wrote:
>> If you are using a Macintosh (68k or PPC) you have two options: Quid Pro
>> 2.1 (it's free and available at http://www.socialeng.com/) or Webstar (a
>> $500 package).  We run Webstar on our science department web server and it
>> has performed flawlessly for about 4 years.  Quid Pro Quo will work as well
>> as Webstar and I've used it when setting up website projects for clients
>> that want to see what their pages will look like before committing to a
>> contract with an ISP.
>One thing should be clarified: did Diana ask about web SERVING or web DESIGN
>software? I strongly suspect that the latter. If so, choices are plentiful,
>regardless of the platform. I use Claris Homepage for Mac, and occasionally
>Dreamweaver for Mac (there is also a PC version). Adobe GoLive is quite
>good, too. There may be some freeware HTML design programs but I know little
>of them.
>By the way, when it comes to serving on the Mac, NetPresenz is a fast HTML
>and FTP shareware server (practically freeware, only $10), which has worked
>nicely for me.
>Piotr Naskrecki
>Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
>University of Connecticut, Storrs CT 06269, USA
>e-mail: pin93001 at uconnvm.uconn.edu
>An Illustrated Catalog of Orthoptera (http://viceroy.eeb.uconn.edu/cd) - a
>database of the Orthoptera of the World on a CD ROM
>Orthoptera Species File Online (http://viceroy.eeb.uconn.edu/Orthoptera) - a
>database of the Orthoptera of the World Online
>Katydids of La Selva Biological Station Costa Rica
>Taxonomy and Collection Manager software

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