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Web Interface

There are a variety of details to address when producing a browser client interface. The main paradox is providing an attractive and intuitive interface while also providing pages that are lightweight enough to load quickly on low-bandwidth pages. There are lot of decisions to make about fonts, colors, data grouping, navigation options, and so on. Let's start with formatting issues. We'll use the provided movies CGI application for this discussion. It's part of the CLXApps project group.

Formatting

There are at least two different issues when discussing formatting of Web pages. One is the actual cosmetic appearance of the page. The other is representing the data in the database.


  

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