- Learn how to make your pages truly interactive by using the power of the DOM.
- Use the Geolocation API to know where your users are.
- Bring out your inner artist with Canvas, HTML5’s new 2D drawing surface.
- Go beyond just plugging a video into your pages, and create custom video experiences.
- Learn the secret to grabbing five megabytes of storage in every user’s browser.
- Improve your page’s responsiveness and performance with Web workers.
- And much more.
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About the Author
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 ofCTO 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.
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 two bestselling books, Head First Design Patterns and Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML.
Table of Contents
- Advance Praise for Head First HTML5 Programming
- Praise for other books from Eric Freeman & Elisabeth Robson
- Authors of Head First HTML5 Programming
- How to Use this Book: Intro
- Chapter 1: Getting to Know HTML5: Welcome to Webville
- Chapter 3: Events, Handlers and All that Jazz: A Little Interaction
- Chapter 5: Making Your HTML Location Aware: Geolocation
- Chapter 6: Talking to The Web: Extroverted Apps
- Chapter 7: Bringing Out Your Inner Artist: The Canvas
- Chapter 8: Not Your Father’s TV: Video ...With Special Guest Star “Canvas”
- Chapter 9: Storing Things Locally: Web Storage
- Leftovers: The Top Ten Topics (We Didn’t Cover)
- This isn’t goodbye
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