HTML A Beginner's Guide

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McGraw Hill Professional, Aug 7, 2009 - Computers - 560 pages

Essential HTML Skills--Made Easy!

Create highly functional, impressive websites in no time. Fully updated and revised, HTML: A Beginner's Guide, Fourth Edition explains how to structure a page, place images, format text, create links, add color, work with multimedia, and use forms. You'll also go beyond the basics and learn how to save your own web graphics, use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), create dynamic web content with basic JavaScript, and upload your site to the web. By the end of the book you'll be able to build custom websites using the latest HTML techniques. An all-new chapter also covers creating HTML for e-mail, a hot-button issue for any business seeking to reach its target audience through online communication.

Designed for Easy Learning

  • Key Skills & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Ask the Expert--Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips
  • Try This--Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills
  • Notes--Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
  • Self-Tests--Chapter-ending quizzes to test your knowledge

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Don't Call Web Pages Content is a Machine Languages Art, Its tag is very similar to human ideas abbreviation(Simple expressive creativity) and when you compose the web page think it as visual communication(graphic design). Web programming has its styles, that is other programming codes(especially objected-oriented) does not contain. If your know HTML, this such a super ideas express text styles, just because with this language, your ideas can spread out and be bond with WWW, It can be locked as specific website for your own privacy or spray like water fountain as everybody can see its changing information(like blog/news posting).
Before you work with web pages, you need to do research(it is more important than just create a research paper & PPT) to make sure goals for making the global channel communication graphic-- Web Design & Development, and how to make contents in the channel which people like to watch, are you professional like TV news reporter/host knowing how to hoke people to watch shows to know the every minutes moments and big events?
Let's be a Web Communications-- Research focus your ideas drawing and flowing and speak like the hyper text power point that reflects and even changes the world's digital communication media views!


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About the author (2009)

Wendy Willard is a freelance designer, consultant, writer, and educator who’s been involved in Web design and development for more than 10 years. She is the author of the previous editions of this book.

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