In Navigator, go to the site http://www.stern.nyu.edu/~yourSternid/index.html.
For instance, if your Stern email ID is abc123, go to the site: http://www.stern.nyu.edu/~abc123/index.html
Choose Edit Page from the File menu.
Netscape Composer will open, with ‘index.html’ as the current document.
Save this file on your shared network drive,
by clicking on the Save button on the toolbar. Do not change the
current file name.
Now make the appropriate changes to the following
Highlight ‘Welcome to My Home Page’, and change
it to something more personal. For instance, you could type in your name
Delete the stuff that indicates that your
page is under construction, i.e. delete the following stuff, by highlighting
it, and hitting the ‘Delete’ key.
page is underconstruction.
Type in a brief description of yourself below
your name. The level of detail here is entirely up to you. You could just
put in ‘I’m an undergraduate at Stern’, or, if you wish, you could put
in more/other details about yourself.
Save your work (do this after each step).
Set the properties of this page. To do this:
Choose Page Color and Properties from
the Format menu
Under the General tab, fill in the
title, author and description of your page. Suggestions (though one can
always get more creative than this):
Title: YourName’s Home Page
Description: This is YourName’s
home page at the Stern School of Business, NYU (or whatever else you want
Keywords: whatever you want a search
engine to find your page by.
Click on OK
Create two hyperlinks: ‘Resume’ and ‘Links’
To do this:
(a) Type in the word ‘Resume’
(b) Highlight it.
(c) Click on the Link tool button on the
(d) Under Link to a page location or local
file, type in ‘resume.html’
(e) Click on OK. 'Un-highlight'
the word ‘Resume’; notice that it is now blue, and underlined.
(f) Hold the Shift key down, and hit Enter
(g) Slowly spin around in your chair twice
(h) Repeat (a)-(f) for ‘Links’, using
the page location ‘link.html’ in (d).
After saving your work again, check to see
what it looks like. To do this, just click on the Preview button
on the toolbar.. Your page will show up in Netscape Navigator.
Now upload your page to the Stern Web server:
Click on the Publish button on
the toolbar. A dialog box will appear. Fill it in as shown below:
The Page Title will be the one that
you specified in Step 7
Instead of abc123, use your Stern email
ID, for both User Name, and as part of the HTTP or FTP location
to publish to. Use your email password for Password.
Instead of a in the HTTP or FTP
location to publish to (this character is between /ugrad/ and your
Stern email ID), use the first letter of your Stern email ID. For instance,
if your SternID is xyz456, the HTTP or FTP location to publish to field