Elizabeth Castro has written all five best-selling editions of HTML for the World Wide Web: Visual QuickStart Guide. She is also author of Perl and CGI for the World Wide Web: Visual QuickStart Guide and XML for the World Wide Web: Visual QuickStart Guide—both best-sellers! Liz was the technical editor for Peachpit’s The Macintosh Bible, Fifth Edition, and she founded Pagina Uno, a publishing house in Barcelona, Spain.
HTML, XHTML & CSS (Visual QuickStart Guide Series) / Edition 6by Elizabeth Castro
Need to learn HTML 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 completely updated edition of our best-selling guide to HTML, Web expert and best-selling author Elizabeth Castro uses crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce you to all of… See more details below
Need to learn HTML 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 completely updated edition of our best-selling guide to HTML, Web expert and best-selling author Elizabeth Castro uses crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce you to all of today's HTML and XHTML essentials. You’ll learn how to design, structure, and format your Web site. You'll create and use images, links, styles, lists, tables, frames, and forms, and you'll add sound and movies to your site. Finally, you will test and debug your site, and publish it to the Web. Along the way, you'll find extensive coverage of CSS techniques, current browsers (Opera, Safari, Firefox), creating pages for the mobile Web, and more.
Visual QuickStart Guidethe quick and easy way to learn!
- Easy visual approach uses pictures to guide you through HTML and show you what to do.
- Concise steps and explanations get you up and running in no time.
- Page for page, the best content and value around.
- Companion Web site at www.cookwood.com/html offers examples, a lively question-and-answer area, updates, and more.
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Table of Contents
|Ch. 1||Web page building blocks||27|
|Ch. 2||Working with Web page files||43|
|Ch. 3||Basic (X)HTML structure||55|
|Ch. 4||Basic (X)HTML formatting||69|
|Ch. 7||Style sheet building blocks||119|
|Ch. 8||Working with style sheet files||127|
|Ch. 9||Defining selectors||137|
|Ch. 10||Formatting with styles||151|
|Ch. 11||Layout with styles||169|
|Ch. 12||Dynamic effects with styles||189|
|Ch. 13||Style sheets for handhelds||199|
|Ch. 14||Style sheets for printing||209|
|Ch. 18||Video, audio, and other multimedia||281|
|Ch. 21||Symbols and non-English characters||327|
|Ch. 22||Testing and debugging Web pages||339|
|Ch. 23||Publishing your pages on the Web||353|
|Ch. 24||Getting people to visit||361|
|Ch. 25||Syndication and podcasting||375|
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