Building a text-heavy site, what resources should I look at for prototyping?
February 16, 2012 7:09 PM Subscribe
I'm hoping to put together a relatively simple website on which to put various stories and essays my friends and I are writing. I'm aiming at imitating old journals and newspapers (like this
posted by BlackLeotardFront to Computers & Internet (4 answers total) 6 users marked this as a favorite
I should add, I am not a web developer and don't intend to build the whole thing myself. I just want to play around with various options, layouts, and such myself before going to a pro.
Hoping to do:
-multi-page stories without going to another URL
-more or less dynamic text columns (fixed width but 2 or 3 depending on browser width)
-simple navigation and animation; fades and some elements being pushed around, but nothing fancy.
-no clue what the backend will be
I realize I can google things as well, but there's so much nonsense out there relating to building web pages and apps that I thought it would be better to ask the hivemind first and then apply myself.