navigation bar to the dance routine web pages for
easy access to main page, glossary, chatroom, and bulletin board.
instructions in this 'updates' page on how to unsubscibe from the
email list that automatically sends an email notification of any changes
or announcements added to this page (see top of page).
link to "foot animations" with audio by George Hebmann (foxtrot, slow foxttro
waltz, tango) to the video database.
a new zip file (1.9 megs) of the current web site for easy one-time downloading!
View the videos without having to wait on the web!
a link in this Updates page to Netminder,
a free internet service that notifies you of any changes that have been
made to any web page on the internet.
Visitors can join an
email list 'email@example.com' to receive
news on updates to web page and to discuss collaborative efforts in creating
ballroom resources on the web.
Embed movie clips into
movie frames with black background for easier viewing. Also set movies
to cache memory so movies need not be downloaded repeatedly upon reloading
a page with movie clip.
comments/ message board for discussion of dance routines (waltz & cha
cha) using AOL's guest cgi-bin.
Screen backgrounds changed
to white to make text easier to read.
form to do your own Opentext Search for ballroom web sites off the link
using forms &America Online's cgi-bin. Had to create a file 'guestbook.gbt'
to define how the information in the sign-in form is to be appended to
the interface for the video database.
to view available video clip, and then click on title of dance figure to
view supporting information such as charts and tables (
= no video available).
a version of the ballroom video database.
Miniaturized waltz and cha cha videos for quicker access, and also selected,
compiled and made direct links to other instructional materials
at other web sites.
web page hit counters with WebTracker
(for main menu) and Internet Counter
(for other pages) just two of many free
web tracking services on the Internet. WebTracker records domain, platform,
repeating visitors, and can set to ignore an IP address (good if you're
revising online). Internet Counter (IC) reports hits by time of day, day
of week, and month by month graph & table representations. With IC,
you can easily create multiple counters with unique usernames corresponding
to name of each specific web page, and can set counter at number of your
choice. Click on counters on pages to see hit count and statistics. WebsideStory
slowed down page downloads too much (didn't have graphs any ways).
stopped working. Substituted link to Dancescapes
instructions on how to make entries into the Routine
Charts/Templates, and how to submit them to this web site via email
a new downloadable zip file of the web site
Created a shared bulletin
board for the Badger Ballroom team for team postings and file sharing.
You can post web pages within messages sent to the board, and post messages
with file attachments with regular email by addressing messages to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, all Badger Team messages posted to the team
listserv are archived to the bulletin board.
the problems with the frames in the Silver
Waltz web page. The links in the menu frame (steps and foot diagram)
were not suppose to open a new browser window. Instead, they are suppose
to display the appropriate page in the adjacent frame to enable readers
to reference the text to the accompanying video clip.
that Windows machines with Microsoft Active Movie player can't play quicktime
videos. Made a AVI movie clip so Windows
users with ActiveMovie Player can view the clip. However, the AVI clip
doesn't play well in reverse when using the slider bar. It also plays to
video outside of the browser, rather than within the browser. Please download
the Quicktime player (2.5megs) for in-browser viewing of the video clips.
an self-analysis of the waltz video clip to
share my observations so that myself and others can learn from them. I
identify some of my difficulties, pose possible solutions, and request