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cybergrrl! A Woman's guide to the World Wide Web

Sherman, Aliza

Verlag: Ballantine Books, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1998
ISBN 10: 0345423828 / ISBN 13: 9780345423825
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Titel: cybergrrl! A Woman's guide to the World Wide...

Verlag: Ballantine Books, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.

Erscheinungsdatum: 1998

Einband: Trade Paperback

Zustand: Fine

Auflage: First Edition.


0345423828 Near Fine Quality, Value, Experience. Buchnummer des Verkäufers APR1049

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Inhaltsangabe: You're here! That means you've at least started to discover life online. But if you still are in the dark about a lot of what's going on here . . . or you know someone who still thinks the Internet and the World Wide Web are too hard, too expensive, and too dangerous then Aliza Sherman (aka Cybergrrl) can help. In language free of technical jargon, she answers your most perplexing questions. From simple concepts to complicated functions, this unique book tells you exactly how to go online without hassle or confusion. Inside you'll discover:

...The difference between the Web and the Internet
...Easy ways to get online that dont cost a fortune
...Real stories of how the Internet has changed women's lives
...Great career and business opportunities available on the Net
...Valuable resources online about health, family, and home
...The proper way to chat online and what posting means
...The truth about online stalking, harassment, and pornography
...And much more!

Open up your mind to the possibilities that going online can bring to you at your job, your home, and in your everyday life. Let the Cybergrrl show you how easy it is to get online and how to get the most out of being there!

Rezension: Aliza Sherman, a.k.a. Cybergrrl, has made it her mission to make more women comfortable with technology and active online. To that end, she's written a book for every woman who's ever considered connecting to the World Wide Web, even if her only experience with a computer is seeing one on somebody else's desk. Those with any computer experience at all will probably want to skip over elementary paragraphs here and there. But computer novices will appreciate that Sherman assumes almost no computer knowledge beyond the difference between a keyboard and a monitor. Better yet, she returns to the basics throughout the book so that readers who prefer to skip around to different topics can avoid confusion no matter where they start to read.

Although the book focuses primarily on the World Wide Web, Sherman doesn't ignore the rest of the online world. She provides an introduction to electronic bulletin boards, e-mail, Gopher, FTP, and commercial online services. She also addresses the myths of cyberspace hazards, providing safety tips, information on handling online pests, and ways to filter out objectionable material. Her explanatory material is non-jargonistic, clear, and sensible.

As Sherman gets deeper into what's available in cyberspace, the emphasis on women's interests grows. She offers frequent examples of the benefits of online life, told in the words of women who've experienced them. These include making friends, socializing when housebound, making professional connections, finding mutual support, exchanging information on social causes, and much more. Particularly interesting are the interviews with several of the Web's female pioneers. There's also a mini-directory of Web sites of particular interest to women, featuring topics as diverse as health, parenting, investing, sports, career, social causes, and literature.

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