Web Design BASICS / Edition 2 available in Other Format
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- Cengage Learning
Offering essential preparation for using any Web design software, this text provides a common-sense approach to design fundamentals and emphasizes using different web sites to capture a particular audience. Each project gives students an opportunity to enhance their personal Web portfolio. This text includes critical analysis of Web site organization, development, design, testing, and functionality. It also includes an introduction to HTML programming.
About the Author
Karl Barksdale is currently an instructor at the Utah County Academy of Sciences and is a former instructor at Farrer Middle school in Provo, UT. He has recently been a consultant for Google. Formerly a Development Manager for the Training and Certification team at WordPerfect Corporation, he obtained a master's degree in curriculum from the University of Utah and applied his degree as the Secondary Curriculum Coordinator for Provo School District. Later he returned to education as a Business Education instructor. Since that time he has authored more than 50 business and computer education textbooks for South-Western Educational Publishing, Course Technology, Speaking Solutions, and other publishers.
Table of Contents
Unit 1: Understanding Web Site Design and Development Lesson 1: What Is the World Wide Web? Lesson 2: Building a Web Site Unit 2: Planning Your Web Site Lesson 3: Information Design Lesson 4: Interaction Design Lesson 5: Presentation Design Unit 3: Producing Your Web Site Lesson 6: Preparing Your Text Lesson 7: The Whys and Wherefores of Web Graphics Lesson 8: Beginning HTML Lesson 9: From Beginning to End (and More...) Appendix A: Understanding RGB and Hexadecimal for Web-Safe Colors Appendix B: Glossary of HTML