[Techtalk] Website Building Program For Dummies (me)

Malke Routh malke at attbi.com
Wed Aug 7 15:28:34 EST 2002

On Wed, 2002-08-07 at 12:06, Tabatha Persad wrote:
> Hi Malke,
> My Mandrake 8.2 distro includes Bluefish 0.7, Screem 0.4.1, and Quanta
> (Plus) 2.0.1.  I haven't used the first two much, but they appear
> remarkably similar to Quanta, which I have used.  I think you might like
> any of these.  
> Depending on which distribution of Linux you are running, you can
> probably find RPMs for these programs.
> Let me know if you have any specific questions about things that these
> programs can do.  Most of the Windows web page editors are bloated and
> have far too many options, plus they insert Microsoft meta information
> into your pages, which is icky.  The Linux equivalents are very simple
> to work in.
> Good luck!
> Tabatha

Thank you so much, Tabatha.  I'm using SuSE 8.0, and I'm pretty sure
that both Bluefish and Quanta are on the CDs.  I love your website, and
would certainly be happy to have one that was even a little as good.  I
agree with you about MS bloat.  I only used Publisher because I already
had it with MS Office and I could get the website up quickly and
semi-painlessly.  Now you've got me excited about working on a new

Thanks again,

Elephant Boy Computers
"Don't Panic!"

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