Why bother with ASP at all, when HTML can serve your needs? If you want
to display information, all you have to do is fire up your favorite text editor,
type in a few HTML tags, and save it as an HTML file. Bingo, you’re done!
But wait – what if you want to display information that changes? Supposing
you’re writing a page that provides constantly changing information to your
visitors, for example, weather reports, stock quotes, a list of your girlfriends,
etc, HTML can no longer keep up with the pace. What you need is a system
that can present dynamic information. And ASP fits the...