EMWD's Tutorial Center

Now managing and running your website has never been easier! Our flash based online tutorials will help you make the best of your stay with EMWD. Our tutorials covers topics such as using our web hosting control panel, running a WordPress blog, or managing your e-commerce web site using the famous osCommerce shopping cart. Our tutorials are listed below. Keep checking back because we plan on adding new ones in the near future:

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Dreamweaver MX is a world class web site builder. The below tutorials covers the basic functions of using Dreamweaver MX so you can get your web site developed in record time.

1. Creating and configuring your site
2. Creating a simple page layout
3. Creating a template
4. Creating tables
5. Creating a navigation bar
6. Creating rollover images
7. Creating a form
8. Uploading your site via FTP

 

These tutorials will help you setup your e-mail account(s) in some of the most popular e-mail programs in use today. Remember that you should first create your e-mail account via your hosting control panel before doing this step.

1. Creating an email account in Outlook Express
2. Creating an email account in Outlook 2003
3. Creating an email account in Netscape Communicator
4. Creating an email account in Eudora
5. Creating an email account in IncrediMail
6. Creating an email account in Pegasus
7. Creating an email account in Thunderbird
 

 

Gallery is a great online photo gallery software with a lot a nice features. It comes free with all of our hosting accounts. You can install Gallery via the Fanstatico section of your hosting control panel. The below tutorials will help you get your photos up in no time!

1. Creating albums
2. Managing users
3. Adding photos
4. Editing photos
5. Editing album properties
6. Editing your profile
7. An overview of admin options
8. Managing albums
9. Managing poll properties
10. Changing skins
11. Backing up your files

 

osCommerce is one of the best free shopping carts on the scene today. It is featured packed e-commerce solution that is developed to handle a very robust e-commerce environment, whether you are selling clothes, books, or anything else you can think of. Since we include osCommerce with most of our hosting accounts, we thought you would enjoy these tutorials on setting up and managing an osCommerce storefront.

1. Installing osCommerce
2. Configuring your store
3. Adding categories
4. Adding products
5. Adding product attributes
6. Configuring currency
7. Adding payment modules
8. Adding shipping modules
9. Configuring sales tax
10. Editing your home page
11. Editing left and right columns
12. Editing your header and footer
13. Creating specials
14. Managing customers
15. Sending out a newsletter
16. Sending out email
17. Managing your banners
18. Backing up and restoring your database

 

phpBB is a feature filled discussion forum software. It is robust enough to handle thousands of posts and members. Best of all it is include for free with all of our web hosting plans. We even include an installation script that makes installing/upgrading phpBB a snap.

Administrator Tutorials:
1. Installing phpBB
2 . Configuring your board
3 . Creating and managing forums
4 . Setting forum permissions
5 . Managing groups
6 . Setting group permissions
7 . Pruning forums
8 . Censoring words
9 . Managing ranks

10. Managing smilies
11. Managing styles
12. Editing a user profile
13. Setting user permissions
14. Banning members (user)
15. Disallowing usernames
16. Sending mass email
17. Creating announcements
18. Backing up and restoring databases

RVSiteBuilder is our latest addition to our list of free software that is included in every hosting account. RVSiteBuilder is an online web site builder that gives you all the tools you need to develop your web site through your browser. Now with the below tutorials, you should have your web site up in no time!

1. Creating a site
2. Changing your site template
3. Modifying your web site style
4. Managing your site's page structure
5. Formatting text
6. Working with hyperlinks
7. Working with images

8. Working with tables
9. Modifying your layout template
10. Creating a form
11. Creating a photo album
12. Adding your logo
13. Creating a guest book
14. Configuring site extras

 

WordPress is a very popular blog software. The below tutorials will get your Wordpress blog up and running in no time.

1. Installing WordPress
2. Editing your profile and changing your password
3. Managing categories
4. Writing a new post
5. Writing a comment
6. Managing users
7. Configuring options
8. Managing pages
9. Modifying your header
10. Managing plugins

 

WS_FTP is one of the most popular FTP programs on the market today. These tutorials will show you how to make the best use of this great FTP utility.

1. Configuring your site in WS_FTP
2. Transferring files in WS_FTP
3. Managing your files in WS_FTP
 

 

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