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TKDTutor provides martial arts students with information about all aspects of taekwondo and the martial arts in general and helps potential students avoid fraudulent organizations, schools, instructors, and concepts.

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Navigation

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How to navigate the website.

Links

All links are bold in this color and will change color to blue on hover.

Best viewing

Since the site is primarily composed of many articles that require extensive reading. Here are some tips for better viewing:
  • Smartphones. On smartphones, the site opens to a mobile version but it is best to view the site as a website using the landscape mode.
  • Tablets. The site opens as a website. Resize as needed for better viewing.
  • Computers. When reading articles on a PC, use Ctrl and + or - keys to resize the screen to making reading easier. On a Mac, use the zoom controls.
  • Turn TKDTutor into an app. Using the new Microsoft Edge Chromium browser.
  • Open the TKDTutor website.
  • Click on the dots on the top right of the browser and choose 'Apps' and then choose 'Install this site as an app.'
  • The app will be created and an icon to it will be created on your desktop.

Website construction

The website has two primary components:
  • Articles. A collection of articles, primarily on subjects pertaining to the martial arts.
  • Blog. A standard blog with posts related to the martial arts and the website.
There are several secondary components that provide more information related to the website.

Menu

The menu is located under the title header. Items on the menu allow access to all the articles and other features of the site.

Items on the menu are as follows:
  • Home. Use to return to the homepage. You can also click the TKDTutor logo in the header to return to the homepage.
  • ARTICLES. Opens the Articles component, which is the starting point for the article index system. It is a list of subjects, topics, and subtopics that will guide you to articles that are related to the martial arts in general and taekwondo in specific.
  • BLOG. Opens the Blog component, which operates as a standard blog.
  • MORE. Opens the More component, which contains subjects, topics, and articles, and blogs that are not related to the martial arts.
  • About. Opens the About component, which contains subjects, topics, and articles related to the author and website itself.
  • Links. Opens the Links component, which contains articles related to web links.
  • Social. Opens the Social component, which provides ways to interact with the author and other website visitors.
  • Sitemap. Opens a Sitemap, which may be used to navigate the website.
  • Search. Opens a Search page, which provides a way to search the website.

Article index system

There are hundreds of articles to view, so an index system is used to keep track of them and make them easily accessible to visitors. The index system provides a guided tour with comments that help guide the viewer to the desired article. Articles are indexed in the following order:
  • Groups. Major areas of concern. 
  • Subjects. Groups are divided into subjects.
  • Topics. Subjects are divided into topics.
  • Subtopics. Topics may be divided into subtopics.
  • Headers. Items may have headers to differentiate a set of articles.
  • Sub headers. Items may have sub headers to further to differentiate a set of articles
  • Articles. The final destination.

Pages

Group, subject, topic, and article lists, as well as the articles themselves, are on presented as static pages. The title of a page indicates its position in the index hierarchy using the following format: Subject>Topic>Subtopic>Article.

An example of a page title is: Martial arts>Fraud>Avoiding>Stop and think
  • Martial arts. A list of topics that pertain to the subject Martial arts, which is part of the group Articles.
  • Fraud. A list of subtopics that pertain to the topic Fraud and the subject Martial arts.
  • Avoiding. A list of articles that pertain to the subtopic Avoiding, the topic Fraud, and the subject Martial arts.
  • Stop and think. The final destination, the article Stop and Think, which pertains to the subtopic Avoiding, the topic Fraud, and the subject Martial arts.

To navigate to an article

  • Select either the ARTICLES or Sitemap menu item to open a list of groups and their subjects. 
  • Select a subject to open a list of topics about that subject.
  • Select a topic from the topic list to open a list of articles about that topic. Sometimes, a subtopic list may open; if so, select a subtopic to open a list of articles about that subtopic.
  • Select an article from the article list to view it.
↩ Back. Select the Back button at the top or bottom of a page to return to the previous page, or use your browser's back button.

Comments

You may post comments at the bottom of each article or post.

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