The Non-designer's Web Book: An Easy Guide to Creating, Designing, and Posting Your Own Web Site

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Peachpit Press, 1998 - Computers - 287 pages
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Geared to the person who has no background in design or the World Wide Web, but who still wants to participate in this communication explosion, this text discusses why Web design is different from print design and how to take advantage of it, where to get or how to make Web graphics easily, and how to get their finished Web site up on the World Wide Web. With its user-friendly writing, page design, graphics, extensive examples and illustrations and full colour throughout, this text should provide beginners with everything they need to create their own well-designed Web sites.

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Lynda Weinman (Coloring Web Graphics, Deconstructing Web Graphics, and Designing Web Graphics, all LJ 5/1/97) is the designer's designer, but most people on the web don't know much about color theory ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
11
What is the world Wide web?
17
How to Search the Internet
33
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Robin Williams is a fourth-generation Californian on both sides, born in Berkeley and raised in the Bay Area. She lived in Sonoma County for 15 years, then in 1993, she packed up her kids, the dog, and two cats and moved to New Mexico.

John Tollett's graphics background includes working as a designer, art director, and illustrator titles at advertising agencies and as a freelancer. "The majority of this experience was gained in Dallas, but the lure of adobe houses and snow-covered mountains brought me to Santa Fe. Here, I've continued designing, art directing, and illustrating, and of course started using a Macintosh. Now there's one factor present that wasn't there before: Now it's fun. Now I can experiment. I can change my mind. I can play.

I read once that all creativity is a form of play. I didn't believe it at the time. Being creative was work. But now, as I look out the window at the fresh snow on the mountains, I wonder: Should I go skiing or should I boot up the Mac?"

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