Principles of Web Design: The Web Technologies Series

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Cengage Learning, Feb 9, 2011 - Computers - 616 pages
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Joel Sklar has written the definitive text for Web site design, PRINCIPLES OF WEB DESIGN, Fifth Edition guiding your students through the entire Web site creation process, while developing and enhancing your HTML, CSS, and visual design skills along the way. Now updated to include the latest Web design technologies and trends, this Fifth Edition features all-new sections on HTML5, CSS3, CSS page layouts, and enhanced navigation as well as technical updates and new screen shots throughout. Beginning with the Web design environment and the principles of sound Web design, your students will continue to planning site layout and navigation, and progress to Web typography, colors and images, working with CSS, and more. Armed with a priceless understanding and plenty of hands-on activities, students will gain a solid foundation of designing successful, standards-based Web sites that are portable across different operating systems, browsers, and Web devices. Companion site available at no additional cost www.joelsklar.com/pwd5.
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One of the good Web Design Books for learning principles of web design. You can check out the sample though but we Web Designer Pad [http://www.webdesignerpad.com/] would like recommend this book.

Contents

HTML and the Modern Web
1
Web Site Design Principles
48
Site Planning
105
Cascading Style Sheets
150
Web Typography
191
Box Properties
244
Page Layouts
293
Graphics and Color
337
Data Tables
447
Web Forms
481
Web Page Design Studio
526
HTML5 Reference
593
CSS Reference
614
CSS Media Queries
622
Print Style Sheets
627
Index
632

Site Navigation
399

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About the author (2011)

Joel Sklar is an instructional designer and technical trainer specializing in HTML, XML, and Web technologies. He has taught markup languages and Web design to thousands of technical professionals in the New England area. Joel's consulting business offers a range of technical and design classes as well as customized courseware and e-learning development. Known for his lively hands-on demonstrations, Joel has presented at Web and technical conferences throughout the United States.

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