Uploading Files to Server
In chapter 4 of this material you must master include:
Renting web hosting
Steps to upload
Upload? Rather than download. Wait, there are no download upload. Then what is the upload
it. Not differ from the actual upload download the file transfer. But if the
download is the process of sending files from the server to our computer. While the upload
is the process of sending files from your computer to the server.
Servers are computers that handle the request (demand) from the client computers in this
internet users. For example, when visiting our google example, the computer will
Make requests to the server and the server responded by sending a number of data
who asked to be shown by browsers on the monitor screen.
Hiring Web Hosting
Server peyedia a space (space) or a hard drive to store files that we upload.
Term cool in the world of the Internet is Web Hosting. Web Hosting can also be divided
into two Web Hosting Web Hosting free and paid.
Because our goal is "for testing only" then just use a free web hosting sort
From Yahoo! Geocities. You should not use its web hosting geocities Yahoo!
Because there are thousands of other free web hosting on the Internet. Just type "Free Web
Hosting "in google it will show thousands of links. I want to emphasize here is that
you know how to upload files and put up a website on web hosting.
However, due to the popularity of Geocities is not wrong when we tried it. But his name is
there must be a free-frills ads later on our website. Never mind than not
has a website at all!.
Before you can upload files at geocities you must have an account first.
A. Open browser (IE or Firefox) navigate to http://geocities.yahoo.com.
2. Click Sign Up
3. Fill out all required fields.
4. After selelai you are prompted to select your website category, how do you
find Geocities and code. (Figure 4.0)
The steps above you only need if you do not have a Yahoo!
Account. But if you already have an email account in yahoo you can skip
steps 1-3. You just login page of Geocities login using your email account
you. Then you will be taken straight to number 4 (see figure 4.0).
Picture 4.0: Registration page Yahoo! Geocities
After filling in some of the questions above then you will go to the main page
Geocities. On the main page there are a wide range of options such as Yahoo! PageWizard
to make a website step by step. Website Add-on to add some
elements such as headlines to your site, counters and so forth. See figure 4.1.
Because our website is so then, we just upload it. no need to
made on Geocities, saving the cost of internet man!. Now to go to
Easy upload page click the Upload link on the Advanced Toolbox. See figure 4.1.
Once inside the Easy Upload page you will see five field entries. Those fields
is the location of the file on your computer that you want to upload to geocities server. each field
represents a single file only.
Remember the server is always looking for the file named index.html in each directory. If the file is not
found and no other files in that directory, the server will display a message ERROR. If the file index.html
was not found in the directory but there is one
or more files, the server will display a list or a list of file names.
Figure 4.1: Geocities member page.
Step by Step menupload file:
A. Click the Browse button, a dialog box will appear
2. Navigate to C: \ HT ML \ Chapter 3
3. Select the file index.html and click select
4. After returning to Easy Upload page, click Upload Files
See figure 4.3
For the fourth step as just another file in step three different file name.
After clicking the upload files then upload process is underway. Wait a while
upload the information to appear. If the upload is successful it will appear
Upload a statement on the result Uploaded successfully. Means that we file uploaded successfully and
now exist on the server.
Now it's time to test our website on the actual server. Open Internet Explorer
then navigate to http://www.geocities.com/account_anda_di_yahoo/ or simply click the link
in the upper right corner you.
After that the page will appear David Ricardo. The server reads the file index.html, still
Notify explanation. But the picture where?, Oops almost forgot we have yet to upload
Figure 4.2: The process of uploading files
The process of uploading the picture a bit more complicated and longer. Since we are not able to upload
folder along with its contents at once to the server. So we have to create them manually.
First we must create a folder / directory named the same as the folder that is in
our computer is a picture. After that we have to go into the new image
can upload image files in your computer.
A. Click the New button. See Figure 4.4
2. Type in the picture for our new directory name. See figure 4.4
3. and then click Create a subdirectory
Once the image has been created directory. Go to the directory by clicking on the link
images that have yellow folder image. Once entered click the upload file is located
in the lower right corner. Upload all the pictures, the steps are the same as
the previous upload. So I do not need to explain it again.
After all files have been uploaded to your server. Open again your site by clicking on the link
at the top right corner to see if everything is going well.
Figure 4.3: Creating Subdirectories
Figure 4.4: create a subdirectory name