Chapter 16. Hosting a Web Site

In this chapter

  • Creating your corporate presence on the Web

  • Using the Web as a marketing tool

  • Selling products on the Web

  • Understanding secure online transaction methods

  • Hosting a Web site

  • Creating a Web site

So far, we’ve discussed what the Internet is (in Chapter 14, “How the Internet Works”) and how a company or institution can connect to the Internet (Chapter 15, “Connecting a Network to the Internet”). In this chapter, we take a look at establishing a corporate presence on the Internet in the form of a Web site.

We’ve also already discussed how you obtain a domain name, but it’s how you actually use that domain name in association with your Web site and other services you provide your customer base via the Internet ...

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