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    DescriptionA 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!

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    HTML & CSS
    Design and Build Web Sites
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jon Duckett
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 512
    Width: 187 mm
    Height: 347 mm
    Thickness: 27 mm
    Weight: 1,120 g
    ISBN 13: 9781118008188
    ISBN 10: 1118008189

    BIC E4L: COM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S10.2
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 01
    B&T General Subject: 227
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26330
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    LC subject heading:
    Libri: I-XL
    DC22: 006.74
    BISAC V2.8: COM051270
    B&T Approval Code: A93603235
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    B&T Approval Code: A93661530
    DC23: 006.74
    LC classification: QA76.76.H94 D84 2011
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (chiefly col.)
    John Wiley & Sons Inc
    Imprint name
    John Wiley & Sons Inc
    Publication date
    18 November 2011
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    JON DUCKETT has been designing and building websites for more than a decade. He has worked with small startups and global brands, and has written more than a dozen books on web design, programming, usability, and accessibility.
    Review quote
    'This beautifully designed manual explains how to use HTML in a concise readable format...A wonderful resource.' (.net, June 2012) 'A refreshing take on the subject. The title provides a great overview without feeling like a textbook.' (Computer Arts, June 2012)
    Back cover copy
    WELCOME TO A NICER WAY TO LEARN ABOUT HTML & CSSWhether you want to design and build websites from scratch or take more control over an existing site, this book will help you create attractive, user-friendly web content. We understand that code can be intimidating, but take a look inside and you will see how this guide differs from many traditional programming books.Each page introduces a new topic in a simple, visual way with straightforward explanations accompanied by bite-sized code samples. You will also find practical help on how to organize and design the pages of your site so that you can create websites that look stunning and are easy to use. No previous experience needed.This book is forWeb designers and programmersOnline editors and content editorsMarketing & e-commerce managersBloggers and hobbyistsYou'll learn to WriteHTML and CSS3Structure web pages and sitesPrepare images, audio, and videoControl typography and layoutOnline supportCode examples available online at: http: //www.htmlandcssbook.comPlus video demos and tutorialsBonus reference tools
    Table of contents
    Introduction 2 Chapter 1: Structure 12 Chapter 2: Text 40 Chapter 3: Lists 62 Chapter 4: Links 74 Chapter 5: Images 94 Chapter 6: Tables 126 Chapter 7: Forms 144 Chapter 8: Extra Markup 176 Chapter 9: Flash, Video & Audio 200 Chapter 10: Introducing CSS 226 Chapter 11: Color 246 Chapter 12: Text 264 Chapter 13: Boxes 300 Chapter 14: Lists, Tables & Forms 330 Chapter 15: Layout 358 Chapter 16: Images 406 Chapter 17: HTML5 Layout 428 Chapter 18: Process & Design 452 Chapter 19: Practical Information 476 Index 493