Creating a webpage/homepage

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Registered: 03-26-2003
Creating a webpage/homepage
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Wed, 03-26-2003 - 3:04pm
Hi..I think I have finally created my home/webpage! If you click on my name and go to my profile you will see the url for it. It is only a start and not as fancy as I want, but after spending two hours on it (three altogether since I got to iVillage) and getting a stiff neck, and numb arm...I think I have finally figured out how to get photos on my site. Now all I have to do is get my digital camera figured out and you all can see my critters!

If I can do this home/webpage ANYONE can do it!!! So, if you have time why don't you try. I think I went to the ivillage link at the top of this page and there is a link for creating a webpage. I followed the directions and managed to come up with a start on my webpage....so if you want...take a look and let me know how you like it! I also sent out invitations to those of you whose email addy I have to see it.

Hugs, and now I am going outside!!! Sandi

 

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Registered: 03-26-2003
Sun, 03-30-2003 - 4:32pm
Whew! Thanks Patricia! I was beginning to think all that work for nothing! Guess it pays to read the news, huh! LOL

Hugs, Sandi

 
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Registered: 03-26-2003
Sun, 03-30-2003 - 9:41am
Sandi our Home Pages are DOWN today because they are transfering over to new program. I read this on Friday as I was snooping around on the boards so do not panic.

Patricia

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Registered: 03-18-2000
Sun, 03-30-2003 - 9:32am
Sandi I've tried twice, without success. Must be a glitch on iV's end.

 


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Sun, 03-30-2003 - 8:57am
Thanks Liz...I hope it wasn't because I was over my memory limit. I was going to go and try to put in the counter and guest book like you suggested. I will try it today and see if it comes up.

Hugs, Sandi

 
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Sat, 03-29-2003 - 9:55pm
I noticed that as well, Sandi, when I thought I'd visit your pages again. I went and checked my sites and they load okey, so let's hope it is just a glitch, as you say. I'm certain your webpage is still on the iVillage server since it has been published. Hang in there, hon! HUGGS....

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Sat, 03-29-2003 - 8:28pm
iVillage must have a glitch...can't even get to my webpage now! Hope it isn't lost for good!
 
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Fri, 03-28-2003 - 3:41pm
Oops! Here I am thinking I can put as many images as I want on my page! I guess I need to go back and take a few things off! Thanks for the heads up!

I will look for the tips on guest book and counter in my hotmail. Thanks!

Hugs, Sandi

 
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Fri, 03-28-2003 - 10:47am
Hi, Sandi! Be selective when you put images on your pages, cuz you can use up the 2 MG of memory space very quickly that iVillage allots for websites! Then you either have to buy extra memory (if iVillage sells it—can't remember, since it's a free site) or you'd have to transfer your site to one that charges a fee per month, but allots you much more MGs of memory than free sites do.

I've done a rough draft of the directions for putting counter and Guestbook on your site, and will type it up and email it to your Hotmail addy, okey? Allow me at least a half hour, cuz me eyes are sore from staring at this small text on screen yesterday!

Hope DH gets home safely with the new truck! HUGGS....

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Fri, 03-28-2003 - 6:32am
Hi again Liz...here I am, bright eyed and bushy tailed! LOL The heating pad and ice pack seemed to have done their work. DH is gone to Des Moines IA to pick up their second truck (the one that had problems) he didn't want anyone to fly to IL to get it in case it had problems on the way back, so he is taking a fellow up and meeting the truck in Des Moines to bring it home. Anyway, I am up and decided to try to download some of my digital camera photos IF I can...try, try again. If you would email me with the way to put in my guestbook and counter, I would appreciate it.

Thanks! Have a great weekend!

Hugs, Sandi

 
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Thu, 03-27-2003 - 11:04pm
I just took another look at your website........URL below, for anyone reading this message......

http://pages.ivillage.com/sweetpea1946/

........and I LOVE all your new pictures of family, the cowgirl, the ol' rockin chair, the animals wagging tails, munching hay! As for your DH, I'd know him anywhere, since I saw him (with Sage) in a pic once you sent to me! Your website is looking really greeeeeat! Aren't you just so proud of yourself now? See? It wasn't all that hard, either!

And of course I'll gladly help walk you through doing the Guestbook and counter, which both should go on the bottom of your Home (first) page. These are easier than putting pictures on, cuz you don't have to go through all that "loading" process! It's done by Trellix in a wink!

Let me know if you want me to email you or post it here on the board. Get a good night's rest! I know how tense one gets sitting here for hours working on a website! I'll catch up with ya in the mornin! HUGGS....and congrats again on your website!

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