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850 pages, , Print edition paperback
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ISBN 978-1-4932-2424-1
Web developers—this is your all-in-one guide to HTML and CSS! Learn to use HTML to format text and structure web pages. Understand the HTML document skeleton before creating forms, referencing hyperlinks, embedding active content, and more. Then style your pages with CSS: Create consistent designs with selectors, the box model, the cascade algorithm, and inheritance. Round out your client-side development experience by getting to know JavaScript. With detailed code examples, you’ll master HTML and CSS in no time!
  • Your complete guide to HTML5 and CSS3
  • Build HTML documents, design with CSS, and get a hands-on introduction to JavaScript basics
  • Create responsive layouts, work with graphics and video, and more
About the Book About the E-book 850 pages, paperback. Flexible reference book format 7 x 10 in., perfect-bound. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF, EPUB, and MOBI file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. HTML for Formatting and Structure

    Master HTML syntax and document structure. Work with tags, elements, and attributes to build HTML documents. Create tables and forms, embed images, configure links, and develop interactive HTML elements.

  2. CSS for Style and Design

    Develop simple and complex web layouts with CSS rules, selectors, declarations, combinators, pseudoclasses, and pseudoelements. Understand the principles of cascading, specificity, and inheritance. Learn to use the CSS box model, the position property, and more.

  3. JavaScript Fundamentals

    Expand your knowledge with an introduction to JavaScript. See how to use variables, statements, functions, arrays, and objects to write and run simple programs. Explore the basics of Ajax for interactive web application design.

Highlights include

  • HTML syntax and structure
  • HTML elements
  • Tables, links, and images
  • HTML forms
  • CSS selectors
  • Cascade and inheritance
  • CSS box model
  • CSS preprocessors
  • Responsive layout design
  • Testing
  • JavaScript
  • Ajax

Jürgen Wolf is a web and software developer and the author of several seminal works about programming and photography.

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