Teach Yourself VISUALLY HTML and CSS (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Apr 29, 2009 - Computers - 334 pages
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Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 175 tasks involving HTML and CSS. Each task-based spread covers a single technique, sure to help you get up and running with HTML and CSS in no time.

You'll learn to:

  • View HTML code in a browser

  • Add and format text

  • Prepare images for the Web

  • Insert links to other pages

  • Control layout with style sheets

  • Add JavaScript® to a Web page

  • Helpful sidebars offer practical tips and tricks

  • Succinct explanations walk you through step by step

  • Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task

  • Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules

  

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User Review  - jphamilton - LibraryThing

I'm just a nerdy guy learning more about code and cascading style sheets. When they put visually in the title, they really mean it. I think you could put the text in a regular format and it would fit ... Read full review

Visual Learner

User Review  - ratergator - Overstock.com

Highly recommend this book for those who are visual learners vs. auditory learners. As a graphic designer I see everything in color and this book helped tremendously. The book contains wonderful illustratations and easy to follow instructions. Read full review

Contents

The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 3 Adding Text
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 4 Formatting Text
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 5 Adding Images
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 6 Adding Links
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 7 Working with Tables
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 8 Working with Frames
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 9 Creating Forms
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 10 Creating Style Sheets
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 11 Formatting Text with Style Sheets
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 12 Controlling Layout with Style Sheets
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 13 Working with JavaScript
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 14 Adding Multimedia and Extra Touches
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Chapter 15 Publishing Your Web Pages
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Appendix HTMLTags
The Fast and Easy Way to Learn Index
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About the author (2009)

Mike Wooldride is a user-interface designer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has been building Web sites with HTML since 1995.

Linda Wooldridge is a former senior editor at MacWorld. She is the coautor of Teach Yourself Visually Photoshop Elements 6 and other books in the Visual series.

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