Web Programming Issue


I'm new to web programming but i'm very keen to do the web programming.  I have some issue need the experts to give me some ideas.

My objective is to develop a program that can do electronic transaction over the web.

1.  How many programming tools are available in the market? What are they? What are the strength and weakness of each tools?
2.  How am i going to start in order to achieve my objective? Should i start with html first?

3.  What are the issue that i need to consider in order to achieve my objective?

4.  Where can i get a good reference for achieving my objectives?


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0. how do you define 'web programming' ? :)
chee68Author Commented:
Any programming that related to web, am i correct?  
  You are so generic.You just told web programming.Can u specify any particular,then we can give some good comments about that
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chee68Author Commented:

as what i know, Java, MS J++, CGI and VB script are some of the tools that can be use to develop web application.  So, if i want to develop a web site that can do electronic transaction, what are the thing that i should be consider in terms of technical fields?  What is the basic step that i should adopt?


 Hi chee68.

      for introduction to Web Programming.

      and this site is also good source for reference materials
      on tools avaialble for Web Programming.

 - Vish

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 Visit these URLS:-

...http://www-4.ibm.com/software/ebusiness/buildapps/understand.html --

Gives you a broad understanding with full advantages and disadvantages.


Go on browsing remaining sites.

What i have done is

Best of luck
chee68Author Commented:
vishone & ravindra,

Both of you are giving me a very good reference site.

Thank you very much

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