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  1. Publishing Web Contents
  2. Understanding HTML and XHTML Connections
  3. Understanding Cascading Style Sheets
  4. Working With Fonts, Text Blocks, and Lists
  5. Using Tables to Display Information
  6. Using External and Internal Links
  7. Working with Colors,Images and Multimedia
  8. Working with Margins, Padding, Alignment, and Floating
  9. Understanding the CSS Box Model and Positioning
  10. Using CSS to Do More with Lists, Text, and Navigation
  11. Creating Fixed or Liquid Layouts
  12. Understanding Dynamic Websites

Publishing Web Content

A Brief History of HTML and The World Wide Web

Creating Web Content

Understanding Web Content Delivery

Selecting a Web Hosting Provider

Testing with Multiple Web Browsers

Creating a Sample File

Using FTP to transfer Files

Distributing Content Without a Web Server

Tips for Testing Web Content

Understanding HTML and XHTML Connection

Getting Prepared

Getting Started with a Simple Web Page

HTML Tags Every XHTML Web Page Must Have

Organizing a Page with Paragraphs and Line Breaks

Organizing Your Content with Headings

Validate Your Web Content

The Scoop on HTML, XML, and HTML

Understanding Cascading Style Sheets

How CSS Works

A Basic Style Sheet

A CSS Style Primer

Using Style Classes

Using Style IDs

Internal Style Sheets and Inline Styles

Working with Fonts, Text Blocks, and Lists

Boldface, Italics, and Special Text Formatting

Tweaking the Font

Working with Special Characters

Aligning Text on a Page

The Three Types of HTML lists

Placing Lists Within Lists

Using Tables to Display Information

Creating a Sample Table

Controlling Table Sizes

Alignment and Spanning Within Tables

Page Layout with Tables

Using External and Internal Links

Using Web Addresses

Linking Within a Page Using Anchors

Linking Between Your Own Web Content

Linking to External Web Content

Linking to an E-mail Address

Opening a Link in a New Browser Window

Using CSS to Style Hyperlinks

Working with Colors, Images, and Multimedia

Best Practices for Choosing Colors

Understanding Web Colors

Using Hexadecimal Values for Colors

Using CSS to Set Background, Test, and Border Colors

Choosing Graphic Software

The Least You Need to Know About Graphics

Preparing Photographic Images

Creating Banners ad Buttons

Reducing the Number of Colors in a Image

Working with Transparent Backgrounds

Creating Tiled Backgrounds

Creating Animated Web Graphics

Placing Images on a Web Page

Describing Images with Text

Specifying Image Height and Width

Aligning Images

Turning Images into Links

Using Background Images

Using Image maps

Integrating Multimedia into Your Website

Working with Margins, Padding, Alignment, and Floating

Using Margins

Padding Elements

Keeping Everything Aligned

Understanding the Float Property

Understanding the CSS Box Model and Positioning

The CSS Box Model

The Whole Scoop on Positioning

Controlling the Way Things Stack Up

Managing the Flow of Text

Using CSS to do more with Lists, Text, and Navigation

HTML List Refresher

How the CSS Box Model Affects Lists

Placing List Item Indicators

Creating Image Maps with List Items and CSS

How Navigation List Differ from Regular Lists

Creating Vertical Navigation with CSS

Creating Horizontal Navigation with CSS

Creating Fixed or Liquid Layouts

Understanding Fixed Layouts

Understanding Liquid Layouts

Creating a Fixed/Liquid Layout

Understanding Dynamic Websites

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  1. Meloni: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript All in One, Sams Teach Yourself: Covering HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery

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In just a short time, you can learn how to use HTML5, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS3), and JavaScript together to design, create, and maintain world-class websites.
Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book builds on the previous ones, enabling you to learn the essentials from the ground up.
Clear instructions and practical, hands-on examples show you how to use HTML to create the framework of your website, design your site’s layout and typography with CSS, and then add interactivity with JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common web development tasks
  • Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn
  • Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills
Learn how to…
  • Build your own web page and get it online in an instant
  • Format text for maximum clarity and readability
  • Create links to other pages and to other sites
  • Add graphics, color, and visual pizzazz to your web pages
  • Work with transparent images and background graphics
  • Design your site’s layout and typography using CSS
  • Get user input with web-based forms
  • Use JavaScript to build dynamic, interactive web pages
  • Add AJAX effects to your web pages
  • Leverage JavaScript libraries such as jQuery
  • Make your site easy to maintain and update as it grows
Contents at a Glance
Part I Getting Started on the Web
1 Understanding How the Web Works
2 Structuring an HTML Document
3 Understanding Cascading Style Sheets
4 Understanding JavaScript
5 Validating and Debugging Your Code
Part II Building Blocks of Practical Web Design
6 Working with Fonts, Text Blocks, Lists, and Tables
7 Using External and Internal Links
8 Working with Colors, Images, and Multimedia
Part III Advanced Web Page Design with CSS
9 Working with Margins, Padding, Alignment, and Floating
10 Understanding the CSS Box Model and Positioning
11 Using CSS to Do More with Lists, Text, and Navigation
12 Creating Fixed or Liquid Layouts
Part IV Getting Started with Dynamic Sites
13 Understanding Dynamic Websites and HTML5 Applications
14 Getting Started with JavaScript Programming
15 Working with the Document Object Model (DOM)
16 Using JavaScript Variables, Strings, and Arrays
17 Using JavaScript Functions and Objects
18 Controlling Flow with Conditions and Loops
19 Responding to Events
20 Using Windows
Part V Advanced JavaScript Programming
21 JavaScript Best Practices
22 Using Third-Party JavaScript Libraries and Frameworks
23 A Closer Look at jQuery
24 First Steps Toward Creating Rich Interactions with jQuery UI
25 AJAX: Remote Scripting
Part VI Advanced Website Functionality and Management
26 Working with Web-Based Forms
27 Organizing and Managing a Website
  • Paperback: 704 pages
  • Publisher: Sams; 2 edition (1 Oct. 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0672337142
  • ISBN-13: 978-0672337147
  • Product Dimensions: 18.8 x 4.1 x 22.4 cm

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2. Ruvalcaba and Boehm: Murach’s HTML5 and CSS3: Training & Reference. Paperback – 17 Apr 2015

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“Until now, my websites looked great but have been coded with what seems like ‘duct-tape and bubble-gum’ methods, just for appearances and not for professionalism nor compliance. This book taught me all [that is] possible with simple HTML5 and CSS3 coding…What a game changer!” That’s what one web designer posted about the previous edition of Murach’s HTML5 and CSS3. Now, this 3rd Edition adds professional coverage of Responsive Web Design-a must for all web developers-while it updates and improves all the content in the previous edition. So whether you’re a web designer, a JavaScript programmer, a server-side programmer, or a rookie, this book delivers the HTML/CSS coding skills you need today. It begins with an 8-chapter hands-on course that teaches you HTML5 and CSS3 from scratch, showing you how you can’t use one without the other nowadays. This quick-start course ends with a chapter that teaches you how to use Responsive Web Design (RWD) so your pages will look good and work right on any screen, from phone to tablet to desktop and beyond. In fact, you’ll learn more about RWD in this one chapter than you can in many full books on the subject! After that, you can go on to any other chapter in the book to learn new skills whenever you need them. For example, you can learn how to enhance a site with audio and video clips, forms with HTML5 data validation, or CSS3 transitions and animations. You can see how to use JavaScript and jQuery to add features like accordions, tabs, and slide shows to a page, or to create a mobile site when a responsive site is impractical. You can learn the principles of web design, as well as how to deploy your finished sites. And no matter what, you can use the book as a time-saving reference whenever you have a question about HTML and CSS.

  • Paperback: 688 pages
  • Publisher: Mike Murach & Associates Inc.; 3rd New edition edition (17 April 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1890774839
  • ISBN-13: 978-1890774837
  • Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 4.8 x 25.1 cm

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