Internet Yellow Pages for Outdoor Family Fun provides an all-seasoned, alphabetical-by-subject, prodigiously cross-referenced, "child safe," reader-friendly guide to more than 2,000 websites. newsgroups, and message lists devoted to outdoor activities for the entire family. Though the book's focus is North America some international travel destinations are covered. Each site is reviewed in an approximately 250-word listing, with its merits highlighted in a lightheartened, informal tone. The book also contains "value-added" tips and sidebars on such things as: Hot tips--Suggestions for using various tools of the Internet, including techniques to speed up your search and tips from people involved in websites (e.g. How to set up an icon on your desktop that you can click on and go directly to a local forecast). Cool Sites--Useful websites covering a subject or providing a valuable tool or database for general Internet use, including links to other sites with more information (e.g. National Wildlife website; Bibliofind, a service for locating out-of-print books). Favorite Freebies--Free things you can pick up via the Internet that would help you learn more about the outdoors. This could include free software that you can download, maps, guidebooks, etc. Notable Notes--Interesting facts you can learn from the web. Quotable Quotes--Comments from various outdoors subjects, either taken from a website or requested from website sponsors.
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Subtítulo: THE ONLINE GUIDE TO THE BEST OUTDOOR FAMILY SITES