Head First HTML and CSS, 2nd Edition

Head First HTML and CSS, 2nd Edition

by Elisabeth Robson, Eric Freeman

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ISBN-13: 9780596159900
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/03/2012
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 768
Sales rank: 328,007
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Elisabeth Robson is co-founder of Wickedly Smart, an education company devoted to helping customers gain mastery in web technologies. She’s co-author of three bestselling books, Head First Design Patterns, Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML and Head First HTML5 Programming.

Eric Freeman is described by Head First series co-creator Kathy Sierra as “one of those rare individuals fluent in the language, practice, and culture of multiple domains from hipster hacker, to corporate VP, engineer, think tank." Professionally, Eric recently ended nearly a decade as a media company executive, having held the position of CTO of Disney Online & Disney.com at The Walt Disney Company. Eric is now devoting his time to WickedlySmart.com and lives with his wife and young daughter on Bainbridge Island. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Yale University.

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How to Use This Book: Intro


Chapter 1: Getting to Know HTML: The Language of the Web


Chapter 2: Going Further with Hypertext: Meeting the “HT” in HTML


Chapter 3: Building Blocks: Web Page Construction


Chapter 4: Getting Connected: A Trip to Webville


Chapter 5: Adding Images to your Pages: Meeting the Media


Chapter 6: Standards and All that Jazz: Getting Serious with HTML


Chapter 7: Getting Started with CSS: Adding a Little Style


Chapter 8: Styling with Fonts and Colors: Expanding Your Vocabulary


Chapter 9: The Box Model: Getting Intimate with Elements


Chapter 10: Divs and Spans: Advanced Web Construction


Chapter 11: Layout and Positioning: Arranging Elements


Chapter 12: HTML5 Markup: Modern HTML


Chapter 13: Tables and More Lists: Getting Tabular


Chapter 14: HTML Forms: Getting Interactive


Leftovers: The Top Ten Topics (We Didn’t Cover)


This isn’t goodbye


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Head First HTML and CSS, 2nd Edition 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am on chapter 12 of this book. I love the way the material is presented. Definatly worth the cost. I actually bought their javascript book because this one was a great first impression.
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I enjoy the format of this book It keeps your attention. I do have an issue with the Nook version. There are highlighted sentences, unfortunately the highlight is dark, almost black with dark print. Impossible to read! luckily there are not too many of these.