Lesson Plans for Community College Instructors

Understanding RAID

Overview Although RAID is a function for Web professionals that manage the hardware and servers it’s important that you know about RAID. What is RAID? RAID (redundant array of independent disks, originally redundant array of inexpensive disks is a storage…

Understanding Mobile Application Development – A Teachers guide for Educators

Overview Since 1996 the membership supported WebProfessionals.org aka World Organization of Webmasters has worked tirelessly to support and advocate on behalf of Web professionals including those that teach Web centric topics. To that end, we met with hundreds of community…

Understanding jQuery Mobile

Overview jQuery Mobile is a touch-optimized web framework (additionally known as a JavaScript library or a mobile framework) currently being developed by the jQuery project team. The development focuses on creating a framework compatible with a wide variety of smartphones…

Understanding Software Development Kits (SDK)

Overview A software development kit (SDK or “devkit”) is typically a set of software development tools that allows for the creation of applications for a certain software package, software framework, hardware platform, computer system, video game console, operating system, or…

Introduction to File Transfer Protocol (FTP)

Overview File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used to transfer files from one host to another host over a TCP-based network, such as the Internet.is a standard network protocol used to transfer files from one host to…

Introduction to Content Management Systems (CMS)

Overview A Content Management System (CMS) is a computer system that allows publishing, editing, and modifying content as well as site maintenance from a central page. It provides a collection of procedures used to manage workflow in a collaborative environment.…

Understanding Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Overview Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language used for describing the presentation semantics (the look and formatting) of a document written in a markup language. Its most common application is to style web pages written in HTML…

Introduction to Programming Languages

Overview A programming language is an artificial language designed to communicate instructions to a machine, particularly a computer. Programming languages can be used to create programs that control the behavior of a machine and/or to express algorithms precisely. The earliest…

Introduction to ActionScript

Overview ActionScript is an object-oriented language originally developed by Macromedia Inc. (now owned by Adobe Systems). It is a dialect of ECMAScript (meaning it is a superset of the syntax and semantics of the language more widely known as JavaScript),…