Re: Screen-sized Web Pages?

Subject: Re: Screen-sized Web Pages?
From: Keith Soltys <ksoltys -at- DJTTD -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 11 Nov 1996 16:01:12 GMT

On Fri, 8 Nov 1996 19:08:20 +0000, you wrote:


>I hope this post does not stretch the limits of this list too far. You all
>seem to be a wealth of information on a broad range of topics.

>Can anyone suggest web sites to visit where the pages are designed "by the
>screenful"? I am trying to illustrate to the people I work for/with the
>value (necessity) of creating our (soon-to-be[?] online) documentation in a
>more modular fashion. I would like to create a presentation, including
>screen captures (for moral as well as practical support), of "well
>designed" documents, i.e. those where scrolling is kept to a minimum and
>information is presented in concise chunks.

You could check out Bill Horton's web site -- he's one of the authors of The
Web Page Design Cookboo, The URL is
The site is nicely laid out and the information is chunked into pieces that
should be about one screenful on most computers.


Keith Soltys -- ksoltys -at- djttd -dot- com --
Technical Writer, Technical Development, Dow Jones Telerate Canada Inc.
Certainly the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you;
if you don't bet, you can't win. --Robert A. Heinlein

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