Site Map - Create a Map of your Web Site -
✓ A site map is like a road map from your home page to wherever you're going.
✓ Create a Graphic Organizer outlining the pages of your web site using Presentation, Word, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
✓ Think of an ant in an ant farm going from the entrance, which is the home page, to the living room. What path would she take?
✓ The ant is like a web user navigating your site.
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Step #1: Create a Site Map ~
✗ Open Presentation or Word.
✗ Draw boxes indicating the pages of your website, and label them with the page titles.
✗ The top most file is the "index" page or "home" page - put the name of your page there.
✗ Link all the other pages in your web site with lines.
✓ Site Maps help to organize and map out a web site to create a mental framework of the overall project.
✓ All Web Designers use them to provide a foundation to begin building on.