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HTML and CSS: Design and Build Websites

HTML and CSS: Design and Build Websites Description:

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 br br Introduces HTML and CSS in a way that makes them accessible to everyone hobbyists students and professionals and it s full color throughout br br Utilizes information graphics and lifestyle photography to explain the topics in a simple way that is engaging br br 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 br br 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

Rating: 3.52 out of 5

JavaScript and jQuery: Interactive Front-End Web Development

JavaScript and jQuery: Interactive Front-End Web Development Description:

Learn JavaScript and jQuery a nicer way br br This full color book adopts a visual approach to teaching JavaScript amp jQuery showing you how to make web pages more interactive and interfaces more intuitive through the use of inspiring code examples infographics and photography The content assumes no previous programming experience other than knowing how to create a basic web page in HTML amp CSS You ll learn how to achieve techniques seen on many popular websites such as adding animation tabbed panels content sliders form validation interactive galleries and sorting data Introduces core programming concepts in JavaScript and jQueryUses clear descriptions inspiring examples and easy to follow diagramsTeaches you how to create scripts from scratch and understand the thousands of JavaScripts JavaScript APIs and jQuery plugins that are available on the webDemonstrates the latest practices in progressive enhancement cross browser compatibility and when you may be better off using CSS br br If you re looking to create more enriching web experiences and express your creativity through code then this is the book for you This book is also available as part of a set in hardcover Web Design with HTML CSS JavaScript and jQuery and in softcover Web Design with HTML CSS JavaScript and jQuery

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Jquery Set

Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Jquery Set Description:

b A two book set for web designers and front end developers b This two book set combines the titles i HTML amp CSS Designing and Building Web Sites i and i JavaScript amp jQuery Interactive Front End Development i Together these two books form an ideal platform for anyone who wants to master HTML and CSS before stepping up to JavaScript and jQuery br br i HTML amp CSS i 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 HTML i JavaScript amp jQuery i offers an excellent combined introduction to these two technologies using a clear and simple visual approach using diagrams infographics and photographs br br br 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

Rating: 3.52 out of 5

Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript Description:

b An indispensable introductory guide to creating web pages using the most up to date standards b This beginner guide shows you how to use XHTML CSS and JavaScript to create compelling Web sites While learning these technologies you will discover coding practices such as writing code that works on multiple browsers including mobile devices how to use AJAX frameworks to add interactivity to your pages and how to ensure your pages meet accessible requirements br br Packed with real world examples the book not only teaches you how to write Web sites using XHTML CSS and JavaScript but it also teaches you design principles that help you create attractive web sites and practical advice on how to make web pages more usable In addition special checklists and appendices review key topics and provide helpful references that re enforce the basics you ve learned br br br Serves as an ideal beginners guide to writing web pages using XHTML Explains how to use CSS to make pages more appealing and add interactivity to pages using JavaScript and AJAX frameworks Share advice on design principles and how to make pages more attractive and offers practical help with usability and accessibility Features checklists and appendices that review key topics This introductory guide is essential reading for getting started with using XHTML CSS and JavaScript to create exciting and compelling Web sites br br b Note b CD ROM DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file

Rating: 3.50 out of 5

Beginning Web Programming with HTML, XHTML and CSS

Beginning Web Programming with HTML, XHTML and CSS Description:

b What is this book about b i Beginning Web Programming with HTML XHTML and CSS i teaches you how to write Web pages using HTML XHTML and CSS It follows standards based principles but also teaches readers ways around problems they are likely to face using X HTML br br While XHTML is the current standard the book still covers HTML because many people do not yet understand that XHTML is the official successor to HTML and many readers will still stick with HTML for backward compatibility and simpler informal Web pages that don t require XHTML compliance br br The book teaches basic principles of usability and accessibility along the way to get users into the mode of developing Web pages that will be available to as many viewers as possible from the start The book also covers the most commonly used programming scripting language JavaScript and provides readers with a roadmap of other Web technologies to learn after mastering this book to add more functionality to their sites

Rating: 3.47 out of 5

Accessible XHTML and CSS Web Sites: Problem - Design - Solution

Accessible XHTML and CSS Web Sites: Problem - Design - Solution Description:

Shows Web developers how to make the transition from HTML to XHTML an XML based reformulation of HTML that offers greater design flexibility Demonstrates how to work with CSS Cascading Style Sheets now supported by ninety percent of browsers and integral to new site building tools from Macromedia and others and implement a consistent style throughout and entire site Explains how to make a site accessible to people with impaired vision limited hand use dyslexia and other issues now a legal requirement for many sites in the U S and the U K

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Wordpress: Design and Build Websites

Wordpress: Design and Build Websites Description:

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 amp Development uses the same graphical approach that was adopted in HTML amp 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 amp Pages Administration Tools Creating and Updating Content Understanding Theme Files Displaying Single Posts Displaying Single Pages Home Pages amp Section Pages Headers Footers amp Menus Galleries Audio Video Sidebar amp Widgets Reader comments Functions php Actions Filters Hooks amp Shortcodes Plugins Custom Posts amp Taxonomies Install Backup Moving Optimizing

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

Professional XML Schemas

Professional XML Schemas Description:

XML Schemas will take over from DTDs as the primary method of defining XML data Some of the most powerful reasons for using XML Schemas are their ability to validate much more powerfully with extended constraint mechanisms the ability to create your own datatypes dynamically bind instance documents to schemas at run time be used with existing XML tools as they are written in XML syntax support namespaces and merge schemas into one

Rating: 3.42 out of 5

JavaScript and Jquery: Interactive Front-End

JavaScript and Jquery: Interactive Front-End Description:

jQuery was written to express in short order the concepts essential to intermediate and advanced jQuery development Its purpose is to instill in you the reader practices that jQuery developers take as common knowledge Each chapter contains concepts essential to becoming a seasoned jQuery developer This book is intended for two types of readers The first is someone who has read introductory material on jQuery and is looking for the next logical step The second type of reader is a JavaScript developer already versed in another library now trying to quickly learn jQuery I crafted this book to be used as my own personal reference point for jQuery concepts This is exactly the type of book I wish every JavaScript library had available This updated and expanded second edition of Book provides a user friendly introduction to the subject Taking a clear structural framework it guides the reader through the subject s core elements A flowing writing style combines with the use of illustrations and diagrams throughout the text to ensure the reader understands even the most complex of concepts This succinct and enlightening overview is a required reading for all those interested in the subject We hope you find this book useful in shaping your future career amp Business

Rating: 3.74 out of 5

Professional Xml (Programmer to Programmer)

Professional Xml (Programmer to Programmer) Description:

XML adoption by most of the world s major software corporations is revolutionizing data interchange information management and e business Wrox provides clear guidance through the rapidly evolving XML landscape with an update to the best selling Beginning XML and practical reference books on all key technologies as they emerge and develop In addition Wrox provides focused up to the minute information on cutting edge XML web development with titles such as Professional XML Web Services

Rating: 3.49 out of 5