Building a Web Site For Dummies (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Jun 21, 2010 - Computers - 360 pages
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The bestselling guide to building a knockout Web site, newly updated

An effective Web site is the key to success for every venture from class reunions to major corporations. And since Web technology changes rapidly, Building a Web Site For Dummies, 4th Edition is fully updated for the cutting-edge tools and trends.

If you need to build and maintain a Web site, even if your experience is severely limited, this book makes it easy and fun. You'll learn to plan, design, create, launch, and maintain your site using the most up-to-date tools.

  • A quality Web presence is essential in today's marketplace, and many individuals charged with creating one are unaware of the challenges
  • This guide gives novice Web designers the tools and know-how to plan, design, and build effective Web sites
  • Provides a nuts-and-bolts guide to site-building, including coverage of HTML, WYSIWYG construction software, CSS, and navigation plans
  • Shows how to spruce up your site with topnotch graphics, video, and great content
  • Guides you through getting your site online, promoting it, and even making money from it

Building a Web Site For Dummies, 4th Edition is the tool every first-time Web designer needs to build a professional-looking site.


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Building a Web site for dummies

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While web developers add pizzazz with Flash and other advanced tools, beginners still need guides on creating their first sites. Enter these two nonthreatening introductions, which assume knowledge of ... Read full review

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I thought it was a good primer on building a small web site. i picked it up to get a better understanding of the terminologies. Marginally helpful for understanding terms used in enterprise website build. Read full review


Part I Building Your First Web Site
Part II Building Better Web Pages
Part III Adding Frills and Fancy Stuff
Part IV Making Money
Part V The Part of Tens

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About the author (2010)

David A. Crowder is a professor in the School of Languages at the University of Antioquia in Colombia. He has authored or coauthored more than 25 books, including Google Earth For Dummies and previous editions of Building a Web Site For Dummies.

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