The Internet For Dummies, 11th Edition
- Now updated to cover the latest browsers, including Internet Explorer 7 and the newest version of Firefox
- Packed with new information on the latest Internet trends, including talking over the Internet using Skype, having fun on MySpace, building a simple Web page, sharing photos on Flickr, and posting and viewing videos on YouTube
- Includes coverage of browsers, search engines, music and video sites, shopping, financial services, file downloads, e-mail, instant messaging, viruses, spam, and creating a personal Web site or blog
Part I: Welcome to the Internet.
Chapter 1: What’s So Great about the Internet, Anyway?
Chapter 2: Is the Internet Safe? Viruses, Spyware, Spam, and Other Yucky Stuff.
Chapter 3: Kids and the Net.
Part II: Internet, Here I Come!
Chapter 4: Climbing onto the Net: What Do You Need to Go Online?
Chapter 5: Sharing Your Internet Connection.
Part III: Web Mania.
Chapter 6: Welcome to the Wild, Wonderful, Wacky Web.
Chapter 7: Taking Your Browser for a Spin.
Chapter 8: Needles and Haystacks: Finding Almost Anything on the Net.
Chapter 9: Music and Video on the Web.
Chapter 10: More Shopping, Less Dropping.
Chapter 11: Banking, Bill Paying, and Investing Online.
Chapter 12: Swiping Files from the Net.
Part IV: E-Mail, Chat, and Other Ways to Hang Out Online.
Chapter 13: It’s in the Mail: Sending and Receiving E-Mail.
Chapter 14: Safe Mail: Protecting against Viruses, Spam, and WiFi Snoops.
Chapter 15: Putting Your Mail in Its Place.
Chapter 16: Typing and Talking on the Net.
Part V: Putting Your Own Stuff on the Net.
Chapter 17: Look Who Has a Web Site — You!
Chapter 18: Making Web Sites with Your Bare Hands.
Chapter 19: Games and Worlds on the Web.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 20: Ten Problems and Ten Solutions.
Chapter 21: Ten Fun or Worthwhile Things You Can Do Online.