Imagemaps

Creating An Image Hot Spot With Dreamweaver 8

An image hot spot allows you to create a link from an area of an image to some other portion of the Web site. Maps often use image hot spots to pull up additional information about locations. Some designers use hot spots to create a visually dynamic site map, or to supply additional information about some element of a photograph.
Dec 19, 2014 |

Special Image Techniques with Dreamweaver CS3

Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 allows users to create web pages easily, using intuitive menus and buttons rather than learning cryptic HTML coding. Dreamweaver courses can help new users become comfortable more quickly, and can teach even advanced users a few new tricks. Here are some examples of the advanced techniques a student can pick up one of these...
Dec 19, 2014 |

Aerial Image Maps For Business and Pleasure

Advances in aerial photography lead to the concept of aerial image maps. The first low-altitude aerial photographs were taken in France, in 1888. Those initial photos were taken via the use of a kite. Almost 70 years later, during the late 1950's, aerial photos, to be used in mapping, were taken from a hot air balloon.
Dec 19, 2014 |

Presentation of Geographical Data Online Using an Interactive Flash Map

A clickable interactive map enables website visitors to get related information about a particular geographical location visually. Flash interactive maps are replacing conventional image maps due to the fact that they not only offer more information, but also are highly interactive with the user.
Dec 19, 2014 |

Using Interactive Locator Maps on Your Web Site

A locator map shows all the places where your business operates. It can show where you have stores, offices, customers, warehouses - anything that conveys the scope of your operation. When you make a locator map interactive, visitors to your web site can simply click hotspots on the map to read about a particular location, see a photo, or watch a...
Dec 19, 2014 |

Map World

Established in 1982, selling antique UK and world maps. View examples and search by country to buy online.
May 4, 2016 |

Embassy World – Maps of Ghana

Resource index providing listings of different sites that contain images and photographs of maps showing the West African country.
May 4, 2016 |

Historical Maps Online

Features images of maps charting the last 400 years of historical development in Illinois and the Northwest Territory.
May 4, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More