Browser based web site generation tool and run time engine

  • US 7,594,168 B2
  • Filed: 01/24/2003
  • Issued: 09/22/2009
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/02/1999
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A system for assembling a web site comprising:

  • a server comprising a build engine configured to;

    accept user input to create a web site, the web site comprising a plurality of web pages, each web page comprising a plurality of objects,accept user input to associate a style with objects of the plurality of web pages, wherein each web page comprises at least one button object or at least one image object, and wherein the at least one button object or at least one image object is associated with a style that includes values defining transformations and time lines for the at least one button object or at least one image object; and

    wherein each web page is defined entirely by each of the plurality of objects comprising that web page and the style associated with the object,produce a database with a multidimensional array comprising the objects that comprise the web site including data defining, for each object, the object style, an object number, and an indication of the web page that each object is part of, andprovide the database to a server accessible to web browser;

    wherein the database is produced such that a web browser with access to a runtime engine is configured to generate the web-site from the objects and style data extracted from the provided database.

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