HTML and CSS

Author: Jon Duckett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118206911
Release Date: 2011-12-20
Genre: Computers

A full-color introduction to the basics of HTML and CSS from the publishers of Wrox! Every day, more and more people want to learn some HTML and CSS. Joining the professional web designers and programmers are new audiences who need to know a little bit of code at work (update a content management system or e-commerce store) and those who want to make their personal blogs more attractive. Many books teaching HTML and CSS are dry and only written for those who want to become programmers, which is why this book takes an entirely new approach. Introduces HTML and CSS in a way that makes them accessible to everyone—hobbyists, students, and professionals—and it’s full-color throughout Utilizes information graphics and lifestyle photography to explain the topics in a simple way that is engaging Boasts a unique structure that allows you to progress through the chapters from beginning to end or just dip into topics of particular interest at your leisure This educational book is one that you will enjoy picking up, reading, then referring back to. It will make you wish other technical topics were presented in such a simple, attractive and engaging way! This book is also available as part of a set in hardcover - Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery, 9781119038634; and in softcover - Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery, 9781118907443.

Web Design with HTML CSS JavaScript and jQuery Set

Author: Jon Duckett
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 1118907442
Release Date: 2014-07-08
Genre: Computers

A two-book set for web designers and front-end developers This two-book set combines the titles HTML & CSS: Designing and Building Web Sites and JavaScript & jQuery: Interactive Front-End Development. Together these two books form an ideal platform for anyone who wants to master HTML and CSS before stepping up to JavaScript and jQuery. HTML & CSS covers structure, text, links, images, tables, forms, useful options, adding style with CSS, fonts, colors, thinking in boxes, styling lists and tables, layouts, grids, and even SEO, Google analytics, ftp, and HTML5. JavaScript & jQuery offers an excellent combined introduction to these two technologies using a clear and simple visual approach using diagrams, infographics, and photographs. A handy two-book set that uniquely combines related technologies Highly visual format and accessible language makes these books highly effective learning tools Perfect for beginning web designers and front-end developers

HTML CSS The Good Parts

Author: Ben Henick
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781449388751
Release Date: 2010-02-18
Genre: Computers

HTML and CSS are the workhorses of web design, and using them together to build consistent, reliable web pages requires both skill and knowledge. The task is more difficult if you're relying on outdated, confusing, and unnecessary HTML hacks and workarounds. Author Ben Henick shows you how to avoid those traps by going beyond the standard tips, tricks, and techniques to connect the underlying theory and design of HTML and CSS to your everyday work habits. With this practical book, you'll learn how to work with these tools far more effectively than is standard practice for most web developers. Whether you handcraft individual pages or build templates, HTML & CSS: The Good Parts will help you get the most out of these tools in all aspects of web page design-from layout to typography and to color. Structure HTML markup to maximize the power of CSS Implement complex multi-column layouts from scratch Improve site production values with advanced CSS techniques Support formal usability and accessibility requirements with tools built into HTML and CSS Avoid the most annoying browser and platform limitations

Don t make me think

Author: Steve Krug
Publisher: MITP-Verlags GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783826687150
Release Date: 2014-11-19
Genre: COMPUTERS

Usability ist eine der wichtigsten Herausforderungen bei der Webseitenerstellung – und wird häufig nur allzu leichtfertig vernachlässigt. Lernen Sie mit dieser überarbeiteten Neuauflage des Klassikers, wie Websites wirklich benutzt werden – mit aktualisierten Beispielen und einem neuen Kapitel über Mobile Usability. Steve Krug verdankt seine Erkenntnisse einer eigentlich nahe liegenden Methode: Er beobachtet, wie User mit einer Website umgehen und welche Hindernisse sich ihnen bei der Informationssuche in den Weg stellen. Anhand aussagekräftiger Beispiele, vieler Grafiken und einer Prise Humor erhalten Sie eine ganz neue Perspektive auf Ihr Websitekonzept. Krugs Usability-Prinzipien dienen als Leitfaden für die eigene Arbeit. Mit einfachen Tests kann jeder seine Website ohne viel Aufwand so optimieren, dass sie den Usability-Kriterien entspricht und sich intuitiv anwenden lässt. Wenn Sie diesen Klassiker schon einmal gelesen haben, werden Sie wieder entdecken, was DON’T MAKE ME THINK! so unverzichtbar für Webdesigner und -entwickler auf der ganzen Welt gemacht hat. Wenn Sie es noch nicht gelesen haben, werden Sie sehen, warum so viele Leute es als Pflichtlektüre empfehlen.

WordPress

Author: Jon Duckett
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 1118582535
Release Date: 2014-01-13
Genre: Computers

The book takes readers from the basics to the more complicated concepts of WordPress without expecting a lot of technical experience. While it does not teach server-side programming in depth, it does teach enough PHP for readers to customise WordPress themes and understand core concepts like variables and loops. WordPress: Design & Development uses the same graphical approach that was adopted in HTML & CSS which has proven very popular with readers. The examples and sample themes used in the book are of the same quality as commercial themes (not just proof-of-concept examples), and achieve the same kinds of things that WordPress users pay for in commercial themes. The title also makes use of lifestyle photography to inspire the reader and make the skills taught by this book feel aspirational. Along the way, readers are given tips on developing WordPress sites for clients, and managing the ongoing needs of the client. The book covers: Creating Content: Posts & Pages Administration: Tools Creating and Updating Content Understanding Theme Files Displaying Single Posts Displaying Single Pages Home Pages & Section Pages Headers, Footers, & Menus Galleries, Audio, Video Sidebar & Widgets Reader comments Functions.php, Actions, Filters, Hooks, & Shortcodes Plugins Custom Posts & Taxonomies Install, Backup, Moving, Optimizing

Building Android Apps with HTML CSS and JavaScript

Author: Jonathan Stark
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781449396930
Release Date: 2010-09-27
Genre: Computers

modified If you know HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you already have the tools you need to develop Android applications. This hands-on book shows you how to use these open source web standards to design and build apps that can be adapted for any Android device -- without having to use Java. You'll learn how to create an Android-friendly web app on the platform of your choice, and then convert it to a native Android app with the free PhoneGap framework. Discover why device-agnostic mobile apps are the wave of the future, and start building apps that offer greater flexibility and a broader reach. Learn the basics for making a web page look great on the Android web browser Convert a website into a web application, complete with progress indicators and more Add animation with jQTouch to make your web app look and feel like a native Android app Take advantage of client-side data storage with apps that run even when the Android device is offline Use PhoneGap to hook into advanced Android features -- including the accelerometer, geolocation, and alerts Test and debug your app on the Web under load with real users, and then submit the finished product to the Android Market This book received valuable community input through O'Reilly's Open Feedback Publishing System (OFPS). Learn more at http://labs.oreilly.com/ofps.html.

HTML and CSS

Author: Jon Duckett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9783527687534
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Computers

HTML und CSS lernen auf die kreative Art: Sie mï¿1⁄2chten Webseiten erstellen und gestalten und brauchen dafï¿1⁄2r noch ein wenig Grundlagenwissen? Visuelle Informationen erfassen Sie schneller und intuitiver als lange Texte? Dann ist dieses Buch fï¿1⁄2r Sie gemacht! Jon Duckett stellt Ihnen alle hï¿1⁄2ufig benï¿1⁄2tigten HTML- und CSS-Tags vor - an Beispielen, die auf einen Blick einleuchten, und ï¿1⁄2bersichtlichen Code-Schnipseln, die Sie praktischerweise von der Verlagswebsite herunterladen kï¿1⁄2nnen. Auch wenn Sie keinerlei Vorkenntnisse mitbringen sollten, werden Sie sich im Handumdrehen zurechtfinden: Im ersten Teil des Buchs lernen Sie von Grund auf, wie Sie Webseiten mit HTML strukturieren und z. B. Texte, Bilder, Tabellen, Formulare und Audio- und Video-Dateien einfï¿1⁄2gen. Im zweiten Teil steigen Sie in CSS ein und erfahren, wie Sie die einzelnen Seitenelemente gestalten und attraktive Layouts entwerfen. Selbstverstï¿1⁄2ndlich sind alle Beschreibungen aktuell zu HTML5 und CSS3. Im letzten Teil des Buchs zeigt Ihnen Jon Duckett dann, wie Sie Ihre neu gewonnenen Kenntnisse zusammenfï¿1⁄2hren und eine Website bauen, die optimal auf Ihre Zielgruppe zugeschnitten und fï¿1⁄2r Suchmaschinen gut auffindbar ist. Damit wissen Sie alles, was Sie wissen mï¿1⁄2ssen - lassen Sie Ihrer Kreativitï¿1⁄2t freien Lauf!

JavaScript and JQuery

Author: Jon Duckett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118871652
Release Date: 2014-07-21
Genre: Computers

This book covers: 1. Basic programming concepts - assuming no prior knowledge of programming beyond an ability to create a web page using HTML & CSS ; 2. Core elements of the JavaScript language - so you can learn how to write your own scripts from scratch ; 3. jQuery - which will allow you to simplify the process of writing scripts (this is introduced half-way through the book once you have a solid understanding of JavaScript) ; 4. How to recreate techniques you will have seen on other web sites such as sliders, content filters, form validation, updating content using Ajax, and more. Each chapter: Breaks subjects down into bite-sized chunks with a new topic on each page ; Contains clear descriptions of syntax, each one demonstrated with inspiring code samples ; Uses diagrams and photography to explain complex concepts in a visual way. This book enables you to use & customize thousands of scripts, JavaScript APIs, and jQuery plugins that are freely available on the web as well as create your own scripts from scratch.

About com Guide to Web Design

Author: Jennifer Kyrnin
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 1598693786
Release Date: 2007-12-01
Genre: Computers

People are registering new hostnames at a rate of 2 million per month. "The About.com Guide to Web Design" is the essential guidebook they need to build user-friendly websites- start to finish. Her, novice programmers will never be confused or overwhelmed by technical jargon. Jennifer Kyrnin, The About.com Web Design/HTML expert, is an experienced professional who will walk with them, building a sample website along the way to illustrate to tools and easy-to-implement insider techniques that can fulfil their vision. Featuring these essentials for effective websites such as: choosing where to host your website and why; knowing the basic codes to use for greater functionality; adding drama using Flash, DHTML, Ajax, and more; and, using HTML and CSS libraries as handy quick references"The About.com Guide to Web Design" simplifies programming down to only the elements needed for exceptional websites!

Beginning HTML and CSS

Author: Rob Larsen
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118416518
Release Date: 2013-03-08
Genre: Computers

Everything you need to build websites with the newest versions of HTML and CSS If you develop websites, you know that the goal posts keep moving, especially now that your website must work on not only traditional desktops, but also on an ever-changing range of smartphones and tablets. This step-by-step book efficiently guides you through the thicket. Teaching you the very latest best practices and techniques, this practical reference walks you through how to use HTML5 and CSS3 to develop attractive, modern websites for today's multiple devices. From handling text, forms, and video, to implementing powerful JavaScript functionality, this book covers it all. Serves as the ultimate beginners guide for anyone who wants to build websites with HTML5 and CSS3, whether as a hobbyist or aspiring professional developer Covers the basics, including the different versions of HTML and CSS and how modern websites use structure and semantics to describe their contents Explains core processes, such as marking up text, images, lists, tables, forms, audio, and video Delves into CSS3, teaching you how to control or change the way your pages look and offer tips on how to create attractive designs Explores the jQuery library and how to implement powerful JavaScript features, such as tabbed content, image carousels, and more Get up to speed on HTML5, CSS3, and today's website design with this practical guide. Then, keep it on your desk as a reference!

Building Websites All in One For Dummies

Author: David Karlins
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118283486
Release Date: 2012-07-12
Genre: Computers

Ten minibooks in one! The perfect reference for beginning web builders This hefty, 800+ page book is your start-to-finish roadmap for building a web site for personal or professional use. Even if you're completely new to the process, this book is packed with everything you need to know to build an attractive, usable, and working site. In addition to being a thorough reference on the basics, this updated new edition also covers the very latest trends and tools, such as HTML5, mobile site planning for smartphones and tablets, connecting with social media, and more. Packs ten minibooks into one hefty reference: Preparation, Site Design, Site Construction, Web Graphics, Multimedia, Interactive Elements, Form Management, Social Media Integration, Site Management, and Case Studies Covers the newest trends and tools, including HTML5, the new Adobe Create Suite, and connecting with social media Offers in-depth reviews and case studies of existing sites created for a variety of purposes and audiences, such as blog sites and non-profit sites Walks you through essential technologies, including Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, and more Plan, build, and maintain a site that does exactly what you need, with Building Web Sites All-In-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition.

HTML5 Foundations

Author: Matt West
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118432693
Release Date: 2012-11-19
Genre: Computers

Master innovative and eye-catching website design with the exciting new Treehouse Series of books Turn plain words and images into stunning websites using HTML5 and this beautiful, full-colour guide. Taking you beyond the constraints of prebuilt themes and simple site building tools, this new Treehouse book combines practicality with inspiration to show you how to create fully customized, modern, and dazzling websites that make viewers want to stop and stay. The exciting new Treehouse Series of books is authored by Treehouse experts and packed with innovative design ideas and practical skill-building. If you're a web developer, web designer, hobbyist, or career-changer, every book in this practical new series should be on your bookshelf. Part of the new Treehouse Series of books, teaching you effective and compelling website development and design, helping you build practical skills Provides career-worthy information from Treehouse industry pros and trainers Explains HTML5 basics, such as how to format text, add scripts to pages, and use HTML5 for audio and video Also covers hypermedia, CSS and JavaScript, embedding video, geolocation, and much more Leverage pages of dazzling website design ideas and expert instruction with a new Treehouse Series book.