HTML and CSS in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Updated for HTML5 and CSS3)

HTML and CSS in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Updated for HTML5 and CSS3)

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Using HTML5 and CSS3, web professionals can build leading-edge websites that leverage state-of-the-art rich media and interactivity while supporting global standards and scaling to diverse platforms. Now, the world's leading HTML/CSS tutorial has been fully updated to reflect these breakthrough versions of the web's core standards. Bestselling author and long-time web developer Julie C. Meloni teaches simply and clearly, through 24 concise, hands-on lessons focused on knowledge readers can apply immediately. Meloni covers all the building blocks of practical web design and development, integrating new techniques and features into every chapter. Each lesson builds on what's come before, showing readers exactly how to get practical results fast. Coverage includes: * Getting started fast: essential core concepts * Mastering HTML building blocks: text, fonts, links, colors, graphics, and media * Advanced web page design with CSS3 * Fixed and liquid layouts, navigation, and print and mobile friendly designs * Site organization, management, and optimization * And much more Step-by-step instructions walk readers through key tasks... Q and As, Quizzes, and Exercises test their knowledge... "Did You Know?" tips offer insider advice... "Watch Out!" alerts help them avoid problems. By the time they're finished, readers won't just understand core HTML5 and CSS3 concepts: they'll be comfortable designing and writing their own new standards-compliant websites.
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  • Paperback | 456 pages
  • 191 x 232mm
  • Sams Publishing
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • 9th edition
  • 078974967X
  • 9780789749673

Table of contents

Part I. Getting Started on the Web
Hour 1. Understanding Web Servers and Web Browsers
Hour 2. Publishing Pages on the Web
Hour 3. Understanding HTML5
Hour 4. Understanding CSS3

Part II. Building Blocks of HTML5
Hour 5. Working with Text and Fonts
Hour 6. Displaying Information
Hour 7. Using Internal and External Links
Hour 8. Working with Colors
Hour 9. Creating Graphics for Use on the Web
Hour 10. Using Graphics in Your Web Site
Hour 11. Using Multimedia in Your Web Site
Hour 12. Working with Frames

Part III. Advanced Web Page Design with CSS3
Hour 13. Understanding the CSS Box Model
Hour 14. Working with Margins, Padding, and Alignment
Hour 15. Using CSS to Do More With Lists
Hour 16. Using CSS for Navigation Elements
Hour 17. Implementing Content Pop-Ups with CSS
Hour 18. Creating Fixed vs Liquid Layouts
Hour 19. Creating Print-Friendly Designs
Hour 20. Designing for Devices

Part IV. Advanced Web Site Functionality and Management
Hour 21. Understanding Dynamic Web Sites
Hour 22. Working with Web-Based Forms
Hour 23. Organizing and Managing a Web Site
Hour 24. Helping People Find Your Web Pages

Part V. Appendixes
Appendix A. Web Development Resources
Appendix B. HTML5 and CSS3 Quick Reference
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