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[Web-Build Question] How Difficult Is It To Convert A Desktop Program To A Website?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by CEPI, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. CEPI

    CEPI Power Member

    May 15, 2009
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    Business Turn Around & Management Consultant
    I have a very niche specific Encyclopedia (for lack of a better term) that runs as a desktop program that has interlinking within the program, references, minimal photos and diagrams that I would LOVE to have converted into a website.

    I paid a lot for the program/manual and since all of the information is general study knowledge there is no real copyright issue because white papers can be referenced, yet very niche specific, I think it would make a block buster website.

    Since I don't have experience in a ground up web-build, how difficult or costly do you think doing something like that would be?
  2. Chris22

    Chris22 Regular Member

    Sep 29, 2010
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    If the desktop app is just reading and displaying information from a database then it should be pretty easy to build. It's just a matter of making a site to read the info from the db and render it as html.