| ||TIP:||Some HTML editors may modify or even remove some of the HTML tags that you insert without any warning. Always verify that all the tags you've inserted appear on your web page after publishing or uploading your pages to the web site. To view HTML tags of an uploaded page, first view the page in question using your favorite web browser. Then select "View | Source" (or "View | Document Source" or similar) menu item. If you do not see these items in the main menu, try right clicking on the web page. This should bring up the HTML code for that particular page, so that you can check to make sure the custom tags you've entered remin as-is.|
Here are step-by-step instructions on how to install custom HTML tags using some of the commonly used HTML editors:
Microsoft FrontPage 1.x / 97 / 98 or
FrontPage Express (Microsoft Internet Explorer 4)
Netscape Gold / Netscape Communicator
- Copy your custom HTML tags
- Load the editor
- If using FrontPage:
Run FrontPage Editor (run FrontPage Explorer if necessary)
If using FrontPage Express:
Run FrontPage Express
- Load the page on which you want to install the custom tags
- Place your cursor where you want the custom HTML tags to appear
- If using FrontPage 1.x / 97 or FrontPage Express:
Select "Insert | HTML Markup..." from the main menu
If using FrontPage 98:
Select "Insert | FrontPage Component... | Insert HTML"
If using FrontPage 2000:
Select "Insert | Advanced. | HTML..."
- Hold down CTRL key and press V.
This should paste the custom tags you copied earlier to the insert window.
- Click on OK
- Save your page and post the update to your web site
- Start the Netscape editor
- Disable "Keep images with page" option.
If you're using Netscape Communicator's Composer, this option can be found under "Edit | Preferences... | Composer | Publishing" menu item.
- Load your page into the Netscape editor
- Save it as a file on your hard drive -- index.html for example
- Copy your custom tags; by selecting them and pressing CTRL and C (or the equivalent of copying text)
- Run Notepad (or your favorite plain text editor) and load index.html
- Go to the end of the file
- Paste your custom tags just before the last "