HTML and CSS can be a little daunting at first but fear not. This book, based on Shay Howe's popular workshop covers the basics and breaks down the barrier to entry, showing readers how they can start using HTML and CSS through practical techniques today. They'll find accompanying code examples online, while they explore topics such as the different structures of HTML and CSS, and common terms. After establishing a basic understanding of HTML and CSS a deeper dive is taken into the box model and how to work with floats. The book includes an exercise focused on cleaning up a web page by improving the user interface and design, solely using HTML and CSS. With a few quick changes the web page changes shape and comes to life. Interactive, technically up-to-the-minute and easy-to-understand, this book will advance a student's skills to a professional level.
Need to learn HTML and CSS fast? This best-selling reference's visual format and step-by-step, task-based instructions will have you up and running with HTML in no time. In this updated edition author Bruce Hyslop uses crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce you to all of today's HTML and CSS essentials. The book has been refreshed to feature current web design best practices. You'll learn how to design, structure, and format your website. You'll learn about the new elements and form input types in HTML5. You'll create and use images, links, styles, and forms; and you'll add video, audio, and other multimedia to your site. You'll learn how to add visual effects with CSS3. You'll understand web standards and learn from code examples that reflect today's best practices. Finally, you will test and debug your site, and publish it to the web. Throughout the book, the author covers all of HTML and offers essential coverage of HTML5 and CSS techniques.
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This unique approach to learning HTML and CSS simultaneously shows you how to save time and be more productive by learning to structure your (X) HTML content for best effect with CSS styles. You’ll discover how to create websites that are accessible to the widest range of visitors, build CSS for print and handheld devices, and work with a variety of CSS-based layouts. Using the latest standards, best practices, and real-world examples, this book offers you with a thorough grounding in the basics and also includes advanced techniques.
Almost all web designers use Cascading Sheets to control the presentation of the websites they construct out of HTML. Why learn one and then the other when you can just as easily—and much more effectively—learn both at the same time? This book's integrated approach speeds your progress and leaves you with a stronger, more cohesive set of skills. Inside, you'll learn about: Writing well-structured HTML for use by any web-capable device Designing page layouts using CSS Controlling fonts, colors, backgrounds, borders, and margins Using lists to create attractive, button-like menus Using images as backgrounds, links, page content, and decoration Creating and styling forms Personalizing your weblog Understanding and applying design and usability principles Publishing and testing your pages Validating your code Making pages accessible to all visitors Throughout the book you'll find real-world examples of effective CSS-based pages. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Are You Ready To Learn HTML & CSS Easily? If you are new to programming, you will have no problem reading and grasping what is written in this book. This book contains detailed information on what HTML and CSS are. It clearly explains what these two languages are all about, how they started, when they were developed, and what their purposes are. More importantly, it discusses the elements involved in both languages.The elements of the two languages are discussed, starting from the fundamentals to the advanced. The most practical topics are covered to help you start coding right away. In fact, you can practice coding as you read the book. The purpose of this book is to help you understand and know more about Web design and development using HTML and CSS. It is specially designed with a beginner like you in mind. Here's What You'll Learn From This For HTML & CSS Book: Introduction: Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION TO HTML AND CSS Chapter 2: ACCESSING THE WEB Chapter 3: HOW TO CREATE A WEBSITE Chapter 4: HTML STRUCTURE Chapter 5: HTML TEXT Chapter 6: HTML LISTS Chapter 7: HTML LINKS Chapter 8: CSS COLOR Chapter 9: CSS TEXT and much more What Are You Waiting For? Start Programming with Html and Css Right Now!
This book is the ultimate guide for those who are passionate about building a website but have no clue that how to begin. It not only contains recipes including HTML and CSS but, also demonstrating by having General or Interviews Questions and MCQ’s. Unlike other books, it doesn’t leave you stranded at the other end (guessing what to do next) but takes you to the final milestone. It builds the learning momentum in the initial chapters with simple and concrete examples. In the last chapters, you go through a website project where you fit in almost all the blocks from the initial chapters. From web introduction to hands-on examples and from website designing to its deployment, this book surely is a complete resource for those who know little or nothing about Professional Web Creation.
NEW PERSPECTIVES ON HTML AND CSS provides thorough instruction on building interactive Web sites from scratch. In addition to providing comprehensive coverage of HTML and CSS, this book does not require any prior knowledge on the subject and starts with the basics. Detailed explanations of key concepts and skills make even complex topics accessible to all students. New Perspectives' signature case scenarios and case problems contextualize complex concepts. Students develop their problem solving skills by working through realistic exercises, which help them retain the material and apply what they've learned in a professional environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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