Learning Web Skills


This free resource website provides tutorials and other educational material in the field of electronic media. You'll find guides to help you with everything from streaming video to choosing the right file format for web graphics.


J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism, a center at the University of Maryland's College of Journalism, helps newsrooms, educators, and communities use innovative information technologies. The site features tutorials for writing HTML, for using databases and other helpful content.


This is one of the rare subscription sites we mention; it is widely used by journalists trying to learn a new technique or to tackle the basics of design, photography, or video, for example.