Wannabe wired: web design ‘101’ | Columnists | swoknews.com – The Lawton Constitution

Back when the internet was young and your dialup modem sounded like an unearthly banshee as it prepared to attempt a connection, creating a website took monumental feats of coding and impressive acts of nerdery to accomplish.

That was then.

These days, creating a website is a simple, fairly intuitive process that can be undertaken by just about anyone with enough practice and know-how.

Starting a new small business? Make a website. Preparing to graduate from college and need a portfolio? Make a website. Looking to share your creative work with the world? Make a website.

Honestly, there are a million reasons to make a website, and if you keep these simple tips in mind creating one will be a breeze.

Obviously the very first thing you need to do is come up with an idea. What is it you are looking to share with the world? Hopefully that’s something you’ve figured out before you