HTML, XHTML, and CSS Bible

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Wiley, Jan 28, 2010 - Computers - 744 pages
An essential update to the key web authoring standards of HTML, XHTML, and CSS

The existence of Web pages depends on three vital technologies: HTML (base language that Web pages are written in), XHTML (standards that define how to write HTML pages), and CSS (standard that applies formatting styles to Web pages). This new edition provides you with critical coverage of these three Web authoring standards, and places special focus on the upcoming releases of HTML 5 and CSS 3.

Serving as a tutorial and reference, this comprehensive resource explains the basic structure and necessary formatting to create a static (non-changing) and dynamic (changing) page on the Internet.

  • HTML, XHTML, and CSS are the three major Web authoring standards for creating either a static or dynamic Web page
  • Guides you through using HTML to create Web documents and introduces updates to HTML 5
  • Demonstrates best practices for using tools and utilities to create Web documents
  • Includes coverage of the new CSS 3 and tips and tricks for maximizing its abilities

Helpful examples round out this essential guide and will get you up and running with HTML, XHMTL, and CSS in no time!

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User Review  - neiljohnford - LibraryThing

This is more or less a permanent fixture on my desk at the moment. If you already know a bit of HTML and just need a bit of a refresher and a desk reference for looking up tags, attributes, etc then ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Steven M. Schafer has broad experience in technology and is a veteran of publishing. He's been in and around technology as a programmer, an editor, a product specialist, a technical manager, and a Web developer. Steve employs both open-source and proprietary technologies and has worked with the Internet since the mid-1990s. He can be reached by e-mail at sschafer@synergy-tech.com.

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