Principles of Web Design: The Web Technologies Series (5th Edition)

By Joel Sklar

Joel Sklar has written the definitive textual content for website design, rules OF website design, 5th variation guiding readers during the whole website production strategy, whereas constructing and embellishing your HTML, CSS, and visible layout abilities alongside the way in which. Now up-to-date to incorporate the most recent website design applied sciences and traits, this 5th version gains all-new sections on HTML5, CSS3, CSS web page layouts, and more desirable navigation in addition to technical updates and new display photographs all through. starting with the internet layout surroundings and the foundations of sound website design, readers will proceed to making plans website format and navigation, and growth to internet typography, shades and photographs, operating with CSS, and extra. Armed with a necessary knowing and many hands-on actions, readers will achieve a high-quality starting place of designing profitable, standards-based websites which are transportable throughout varied working platforms, browsers, and internet units. significant other website to be had at no extra fee www.joelsklar.com/pwd5.

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By Joel Sklar

Joel Sklar has written the definitive textual content for website design, rules OF website design, 5th variation guiding readers during the whole website production strategy, whereas constructing and embellishing your HTML, CSS, and visible layout abilities alongside the way in which. Now up-to-date to incorporate the most recent website design applied sciences and traits, this 5th version gains all-new sections on HTML5, CSS3, CSS web page layouts, and more desirable navigation in addition to technical updates and new display photographs all through. starting with the internet layout surroundings and the foundations of sound website design, readers will proceed to making plans website format and navigation, and growth to internet typography, shades and photographs, operating with CSS, and extra. Armed with a necessary knowing and many hands-on actions, readers will achieve a high-quality starting place of designing profitable, standards-based websites which are transportable throughout varied working platforms, browsers, and internet units. significant other website to be had at no extra fee www.joelsklar.com/pwd5.

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Programming for PaaS

By Lucas Carlson

Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is gaining severe traction between internet and cellular builders, yet as new PaaS companies emerge and present proprietors improve their beneficial properties, it’s challenging to maintain song of what PaaS has to provide. This thorough advent takes you thru the PaaS version from a developer’s standpoint, and breaks down the categories of companies that Google App Engine, home windows Azure, Heroku, Cloud Foundry, and others deliver.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur or a part of a wide firm improvement group, this booklet exhibits you ways PaaS may help specialize in cutting edge purposes, instead of spend a while caring approximately technical operations.

  • Track the cloud’s evolution from IaaS and DevOps to PaaS
  • Learn how PaaS combines the simplicity of shared internet hosting with the regulate of devoted hosting
  • Explore the advantages of either moveable and non-portable PaaS options
  • Apply top practices for relocating legacy apps to PaaS—and comprehend the demanding situations involved
  • Write new functions for PaaS from scratch with RESTful meta-services
  • Use PaaS to construct cellular apps with backend providers that scale
  • Examine the middle providers that every significant supplier at the moment offers
  • Learn the occasions within which PaaS will not be advantageous

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By Lucas Carlson

Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is gaining severe traction between internet and cellular builders, yet as new PaaS companies emerge and present proprietors improve their beneficial properties, it’s challenging to maintain song of what PaaS has to provide. This thorough advent takes you thru the PaaS version from a developer’s standpoint, and breaks down the categories of companies that Google App Engine, home windows Azure, Heroku, Cloud Foundry, and others deliver.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur or a part of a wide firm improvement group, this booklet exhibits you ways PaaS may help specialize in cutting edge purposes, instead of spend a while caring approximately technical operations.

  • Track the cloud’s evolution from IaaS and DevOps to PaaS
  • Learn how PaaS combines the simplicity of shared internet hosting with the regulate of devoted hosting
  • Explore the advantages of either moveable and non-portable PaaS options
  • Apply top practices for relocating legacy apps to PaaS—and comprehend the demanding situations involved
  • Write new functions for PaaS from scratch with RESTful meta-services
  • Use PaaS to construct cellular apps with backend providers that scale
  • Examine the middle providers that every significant supplier at the moment offers
  • Learn the occasions within which PaaS will not be advantageous

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A Web for Everyone: Designing Accessible User Experiences (1st Edition)

By Whitney Quesenbery, Sarah Horton

When you are in control of the consumer adventure, improvement, or technique for an internet site, an internet for everybody might help you are making your web site available with no sacrificing layout or innovation. Rooted in common layout ideas, this e-book presents options: functional suggestion and examples of the way to create websites that everybody can use.

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By Whitney Quesenbery, Sarah Horton

When you are in control of the consumer adventure, improvement, or technique for an internet site, an internet for everybody might help you are making your web site available with no sacrificing layout or innovation. Rooted in common layout ideas, this e-book presents options: functional suggestion and examples of the way to create websites that everybody can use.

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250 HTML and Web Design Secrets

By Molly E. Holzschlag

This value-priced consultant through one of many best 25 so much Influential ladies on the internet offers 250 recommendations, workarounds, assistance, and annoyance-busters that internet designers will not locate anyplace else deals 500 pages of insider ideas to enhance workflow and potency, store improvement money and time, and raise seek engine scores and placement site visitors, even if designers are looking to increase an current website or construct a state of the art website from scratch Covers issues corresponding to HTML, XHTML, CSS, pictures and multimedia, mobile phone and PDA accessibility, content material improvement, instruments, usability, details structure, globalization, and location redecorate Molly Holzschlag is a guidance committee member of the internet criteria venture (WaSP) and spokesperson for the realm association of site owners, in addition to a widespread lecturer at meetings and the writer of twenty-five past books

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By Molly E. Holzschlag

This value-priced consultant through one of many best 25 so much Influential ladies on the internet offers 250 recommendations, workarounds, assistance, and annoyance-busters that internet designers will not locate anyplace else deals 500 pages of insider ideas to enhance workflow and potency, store improvement money and time, and raise seek engine scores and placement site visitors, even if designers are looking to increase an current website or construct a state of the art website from scratch Covers issues corresponding to HTML, XHTML, CSS, pictures and multimedia, mobile phone and PDA accessibility, content material improvement, instruments, usability, details structure, globalization, and location redecorate Molly Holzschlag is a guidance committee member of the internet criteria venture (WaSP) and spokesperson for the realm association of site owners, in addition to a widespread lecturer at meetings and the writer of twenty-five past books

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Hello Web App: Learn How to Build a Web App.

By Tracy Osborn

Learn the best way to code your first internet app and get at the route to construction your subsequent facet venture, your way of life enterprise, or your startup.

Written via a clothier and geared toward non-programmers, hi internet App teaches the fundamentals of net app programming utilizing Python and Django. the educational makes use of down-to-earth, pleasant, and jargon-free writing to stroll you thru selecting a undertaking, constructing a database, developing your web site, construction positive factors, and launching your app so that you can begin operating with actual buyers and users.

Simply the best way to start construction your individual dynamic websites.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: What We’re Building
  • Chapter 2: Prerequisites
  • Chapter three: Getting Started
  • Chapter four: developing Your Templates
  • Chapter five: enjoyable With Template Tags
  • Chapter 6: including Dynamic Data
  • Chapter 7: exhibiting Dynamic details within the Templates
  • Chapter eight: establishing person item Pages
  • Chapter nine: Forms.py Funsies
  • Chapter 10: including a Registration Page
  • Chapter eleven: constructing simple Browse Pages
  • Chapter 12: quickly Hits: 404 Pages, requirements.txt, and Testing
  • Chapter thirteen: Deploying Your net App
  • Chapter 14: What To Do in the event that your App Is Broken
  • Chapter 15: very important issues to Know
  • Chapter sixteen: relocating Forward

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By Tracy Osborn

Learn the best way to code your first internet app and get at the route to construction your subsequent facet venture, your way of life enterprise, or your startup.

Written via a clothier and geared toward non-programmers, hi internet App teaches the fundamentals of net app programming utilizing Python and Django. the educational makes use of down-to-earth, pleasant, and jargon-free writing to stroll you thru selecting a undertaking, constructing a database, developing your web site, construction positive factors, and launching your app so that you can begin operating with actual buyers and users.

Simply the best way to start construction your individual dynamic websites.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: What We’re Building
  • Chapter 2: Prerequisites
  • Chapter three: Getting Started
  • Chapter four: developing Your Templates
  • Chapter five: enjoyable With Template Tags
  • Chapter 6: including Dynamic Data
  • Chapter 7: exhibiting Dynamic details within the Templates
  • Chapter eight: establishing person item Pages
  • Chapter nine: Forms.py Funsies
  • Chapter 10: including a Registration Page
  • Chapter eleven: constructing simple Browse Pages
  • Chapter 12: quickly Hits: 404 Pages, requirements.txt, and Testing
  • Chapter thirteen: Deploying Your net App
  • Chapter 14: What To Do in the event that your App Is Broken
  • Chapter 15: very important issues to Know
  • Chapter sixteen: relocating Forward

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Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog

The final consultant to utilizing WordPress to make your existence easier

WordPress guru Thord Daniel Hedengren takes you past the web publication to provide you the instruments and knowledge had to construct absolutely anything in WordPress. You’ll observe how one can use WordPress as a CMS to strength fully-fledged web pages, picture galleries, boards, eCommerce websites, and masses extra. You get step-by step directions on constructing version websites from the floor up and the way to make use of and construct plugins that allow you to take WordPress to the subsequent level.

You will find out how to:

  • Use customized submit kinds and customized taxonomies
  • Add and paintings with customized headers, backgrounds, and more
  • Build beautiful WordPress subject matters with the newest features
  • Create customized login types and admin themes
  • Control content material with the loop (and possible choices to the loop)
  • Integrate subject matter suggestions and the topic customizer
  • Extend WordPress with widget functionality
  • Build WordPress initiatives for SEO
  • Integrate WordPress with the social web
  • Create important navigation utilizing the navigation menu
  • Use conditional keep watch over elements
  • Get begun along with your personal responsive themes

Updated and revised to hide the alterations to WordPress 3.8, Smashing WordPress: past the web publication, 4th Edition, is the last word advisor to getting the main out of WordPress.

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The final consultant to utilizing WordPress to make your existence easier

WordPress guru Thord Daniel Hedengren takes you past the web publication to provide you the instruments and knowledge had to construct absolutely anything in WordPress. You’ll observe how one can use WordPress as a CMS to strength fully-fledged web pages, picture galleries, boards, eCommerce websites, and masses extra. You get step-by step directions on constructing version websites from the floor up and the way to make use of and construct plugins that allow you to take WordPress to the subsequent level.

You will find out how to:

  • Use customized submit kinds and customized taxonomies
  • Add and paintings with customized headers, backgrounds, and more
  • Build beautiful WordPress subject matters with the newest features
  • Create customized login types and admin themes
  • Control content material with the loop (and possible choices to the loop)
  • Integrate subject matter suggestions and the topic customizer
  • Extend WordPress with widget functionality
  • Build WordPress initiatives for SEO
  • Integrate WordPress with the social web
  • Create important navigation utilizing the navigation menu
  • Use conditional keep watch over elements
  • Get begun along with your personal responsive themes

Updated and revised to hide the alterations to WordPress 3.8, Smashing WordPress: past the web publication, 4th Edition, is the last word advisor to getting the main out of WordPress.

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Joe Celko's Thinking in Sets: Auxiliary, Temporal, and Virtual Tables in SQL (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Data Management Systems)

By Joe Celko

Completely clever programmers frequently fight while compelled to paintings with SQL. Why? Joe Celko believes the matter lies with their procedural programming attitude, which retains them from taking complete benefit of the facility of declarative languages. the result's overly complicated and inefficient code, let alone misplaced productivity.

This ebook will switch how you take into consideration the issues you remedy with SQL programs.. concentrating on 3 key table-based innovations, Celko finds their strength via specified examples and transparent causes. As you grasp those innovations, you’ll locate you may conceptualize difficulties as rooted in units and solvable via declarative programming. prior to lengthy, you’ll be coding extra speedy, writing extra effective code, and employing the whole strength of SQL

• full of the insights of 1 of the world’s major SQL professionals - famous for his wisdom and his skill to coach what he knows.

• specializes in auxiliary tables (for computing features and different values by way of joins), temporal tables (for temporal queries, historic facts, and audit information), and digital tables (for greater performance).

• provides transparent suggestions for opting for and properly utilizing the perfect desk strategy.

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By Joe Celko

Completely clever programmers frequently fight while compelled to paintings with SQL. Why? Joe Celko believes the matter lies with their procedural programming attitude, which retains them from taking complete benefit of the facility of declarative languages. the result's overly complicated and inefficient code, let alone misplaced productivity.

This ebook will switch how you take into consideration the issues you remedy with SQL programs.. concentrating on 3 key table-based innovations, Celko finds their strength via specified examples and transparent causes. As you grasp those innovations, you’ll locate you may conceptualize difficulties as rooted in units and solvable via declarative programming. prior to lengthy, you’ll be coding extra speedy, writing extra effective code, and employing the whole strength of SQL

• full of the insights of 1 of the world’s major SQL professionals - famous for his wisdom and his skill to coach what he knows.

• specializes in auxiliary tables (for computing features and different values by way of joins), temporal tables (for temporal queries, historic facts, and audit information), and digital tables (for greater performance).

• provides transparent suggestions for opting for and properly utilizing the perfect desk strategy.

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The Essential Guide to HTML5 and CSS3 Web Design

By Craig Grannell, Victor Sumner, Dionysios Synodinos

The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design has been absolutely revised from its severely acclaimed first version, and up-to-date to incorporate the entire new good points and top practices of HTML5 and CSS3. This book reveals all you will want to design nice websites which are standards-compliant, usable, and aesthetically entertaining, yet it won't crush you with waffle, idea, or imprecise details!

you will discover The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 net Design invaluable at any degree of your occupation, with its mix of sensible tutorials and reference fabric. novices will fast choose up the fundamentals, whereas more matured internet designers and builders will retain returning to the booklet repeatedly to learn up on suggestions they won't have used for it slow, or to look up homes, attributes and different info. This e-book is destined to turn into an in depth pal, adopting an everlasting position in your table.

The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design starts with a quick advent to the net and website design, prior to diving directly in to HTML5 and CSS3 fundamentals, reusing code, and different top practices you could undertake. The e-book then focuses on an important parts of a winning website: typography, photographs, navigation, tables, layouts, varieties and suggestions (including ready-made Hypertext Preprocessor scripts) and browser quirks, hacks and insects.

The crucial advisor to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design is totally updated, overlaying aid of the most recent criteria in the entire most recent browsers, together with IE 9 and Firefox four. The final bankruptcy of the booklet offers numerous case reviews to dissect and research from, together with the entire most well liked website archetypes―a web publication, a shop entrance, a company domestic web page, and a web gallery. you will additionally enjoy a number of particular reference appendices protecting CSS, HTML, colour references, entities, and more―any info you must search for should be shut at hand.

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By Craig Grannell, Victor Sumner, Dionysios Synodinos

The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design has been absolutely revised from its severely acclaimed first version, and up-to-date to incorporate the entire new good points and top practices of HTML5 and CSS3. This book reveals all you will want to design nice websites which are standards-compliant, usable, and aesthetically entertaining, yet it won't crush you with waffle, idea, or imprecise details!

you will discover The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 net Design invaluable at any degree of your occupation, with its mix of sensible tutorials and reference fabric. novices will fast choose up the fundamentals, whereas more matured internet designers and builders will retain returning to the booklet repeatedly to learn up on suggestions they won't have used for it slow, or to look up homes, attributes and different info. This e-book is destined to turn into an in depth pal, adopting an everlasting position in your table.

The crucial consultant to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design starts with a quick advent to the net and website design, prior to diving directly in to HTML5 and CSS3 fundamentals, reusing code, and different top practices you could undertake. The e-book then focuses on an important parts of a winning website: typography, photographs, navigation, tables, layouts, varieties and suggestions (including ready-made Hypertext Preprocessor scripts) and browser quirks, hacks and insects.

The crucial advisor to HTML5 and CSS3 internet Design is totally updated, overlaying aid of the most recent criteria in the entire most recent browsers, together with IE 9 and Firefox four. The final bankruptcy of the booklet offers numerous case reviews to dissect and research from, together with the entire most well liked website archetypes―a web publication, a shop entrance, a company domestic web page, and a web gallery. you will additionally enjoy a number of particular reference appendices protecting CSS, HTML, colour references, entities, and more―any info you must search for should be shut at hand.

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CSS3 Foundations

By Ian Lunn

Master cutting edge and crowd pleasing web design with the interesting new Treehouse sequence of books

Turn undeniable phrases and pictures into wonderful web pages with CSS3 and this gorgeous, full-color advisor. Taking internet designers past the restrictions of prebuilt topics and easy site-building instruments, this new Treehouse e-book combines practicality with concept to teach you ways to create absolutely custom-made, glossy web content that make audience cease and stay.

The fascinating new Treehouse Series of books is authored via Treehouse specialists and jam-packed with cutting edge layout principles and functional skill-building. in case you are an online developer, internet clothier, hobbyist, or career-changer, each publication during this functional new sequence could be in your bookshelf.

  • Part of the recent Treehouse sequence of books, instructing you powerful and compelling site improvement and layout, supporting you construct sensible abilities
  • Provides career-worthy details from Treehouse execs and running shoes
  • Explains the fundamentals of cascading variety sheets (CSS), resembling the right way to constitution with CSS, use CSS syntax, find out how to manage textual content, and visible formatting
  • Also covers the field version, the best way to animate web page components, cross-browser compatibility, and more

Leverage pages of brilliant web design principles and professional guideline with a brand new Treehouse sequence book.

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By Ian Lunn

Master cutting edge and crowd pleasing web design with the interesting new Treehouse sequence of books

Turn undeniable phrases and pictures into wonderful web pages with CSS3 and this gorgeous, full-color advisor. Taking internet designers past the restrictions of prebuilt topics and easy site-building instruments, this new Treehouse e-book combines practicality with concept to teach you ways to create absolutely custom-made, glossy web content that make audience cease and stay.

The fascinating new Treehouse Series of books is authored via Treehouse specialists and jam-packed with cutting edge layout principles and functional skill-building. in case you are an online developer, internet clothier, hobbyist, or career-changer, each publication during this functional new sequence could be in your bookshelf.

  • Part of the recent Treehouse sequence of books, instructing you powerful and compelling site improvement and layout, supporting you construct sensible abilities
  • Provides career-worthy details from Treehouse execs and running shoes
  • Explains the fundamentals of cascading variety sheets (CSS), resembling the right way to constitution with CSS, use CSS syntax, find out how to manage textual content, and visible formatting
  • Also covers the field version, the best way to animate web page components, cross-browser compatibility, and more

Leverage pages of brilliant web design principles and professional guideline with a brand new Treehouse sequence book.

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The CSS3 Anthology: Take Your Sites to New Heights

The CSS Anthology: a hundred and one crucial tips, tips & Hacks is a compilation of best-practice ideas to the main not easy CSS difficulties. The fourth variation of this best-selling publication has been thoroughly revised and up-to-date to hide more recent recommendations enabled through CSS3 and HTML5, and more moderen traits in website design, reminiscent of responsive design.

It is the main whole question-and-answer booklet on CSS on hand, with over a hundred tutorials that exhibit readers find out how to achieve extra keep watch over over the looks in their web content, create refined online page navigation controls, and layout for replacement shopping units, together with telephones and display readers.

The CSS code used to create all of the parts is offered for obtain and assured to be basic, effective and cross-browser compatible.

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The CSS Anthology: a hundred and one crucial tips, tips & Hacks is a compilation of best-practice ideas to the main not easy CSS difficulties. The fourth variation of this best-selling publication has been thoroughly revised and up-to-date to hide more recent recommendations enabled through CSS3 and HTML5, and more moderen traits in website design, reminiscent of responsive design.

It is the main whole question-and-answer booklet on CSS on hand, with over a hundred tutorials that exhibit readers find out how to achieve extra keep watch over over the looks in their web content, create refined online page navigation controls, and layout for replacement shopping units, together with telephones and display readers.

The CSS code used to create all of the parts is offered for obtain and assured to be basic, effective and cross-browser compatible.

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