Rehab a clients old web site
Posted on 2014-01-18
This will be a multi-question thread, here is first:
Client has a hosted site and original developers are unresponsive. Need to make changes to the current site then move on to developing a new site.
I see a lot of .aspx pages, so looks like developed in .NET (did I say that right?) Assuming I'm guessing correctly, would like to copy the site in its entirety and edit the copy for testing until I get my legs under me on its style.
What would be a general direction to copy site to a local host machine for editing? i.e. copy files down, load to a local windowz machine running IIS and edit from there?
I'm sure the phrasing of this question could be better, so please try and read the intent more than literally; for this client, I'm jack of all trades and master of...