What are the technical skills
mandatory for a windows based "webmaster" and the area
of expertise required ?
Technical skills basics
- Remotely accessing and
administering the server (TRIPOD).
- Understanding and
implementing security (not leaving the server left in a
logged-on position when finished).
- Familiarity with one or
two programs tools - HTML or CSS ( we use Windows Front Page
2000 Editor - which does most HTML requirements).
- Understanding of
standards compliance and knowing how/where to check or
- Optimizing databases,
stored procedures etc. with this job function.
- Getting the most bang
for our buck from the web server, understanding performance
issues (size of files, photograph size, etc.).
I'm sure there's some
categories I've missed. Level of expertise required will
really depend on the person's creativity and knowledge of
websites (what they want this site to look like). Ideally you
need a person willing to learn much of the above items
mentioned. So how important is the site to you, how large is