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Sams Teach Yourself HTML, CSS and JavaScript All in One

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Sams Teach Yourself HTML, CSS and JavaScript All in One

The all-in-one HTML, CSS and JavaScript beginner's guide: covering the three most important languages for web development.

  • Covers everything beginners need to know about the HTML and CSS standards and today's JavaScript and Ajax libraries - all in one book, for the first time

  • Integrated, well-organized coverage expertly shows how to use all these key technologies together

  • Short, simple lessons teach hands-on skills readers can apply immediately

  • By best-selling author Julie Meloni

Mastering HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is vital for any beginning web developer - and the importance of these technologies is growing as web development moves away from proprietary alternatives such as Flash. Sams Teach Yourself HTML, CSS, and JavaScript All in One brings together everything beginners need to build powerful web applications with the HTML and CSS standards and the latest JavaScript and Ajax libraries.

With this book, beginners can get all the modern web development knowledge you need from one expert source. Bestselling author Julie Meloni (Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL and Apache All in One) teaches simply and clearly, through brief, hands-on lessons focused on knowledge you can apply immediately. Meloni covers all the building blocks of practical web design and development, integrating new techniques and features into every chapter. Each lesson builds on what's come before, showing you exactly how to use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript together to create great web sites.

Table of Contents

  1. Title Page
  2. Copyright Page
  3. Contents at a Glance
  4. Table of Contents
  5. About the Author
  6. We Want to Hear from You!
  7. Reader Services
  8. Part I: Getting Started on the Web
    1. Chapter 1. Publishing Web Content
    2. Chapter 2. Understanding HTML and XHTML Connections
    3. Chapter 3. Understanding Cascading Style Sheets
    4. Chapter 4. Understanding JavaScript
  9. Part II: Building Blocks of Practical Web Design
    1. Chapter 5. Working with Fonts, Text Blocks, and Lists
    2. Chapter 6. Using Tables to Display Information
    3. Chapter 7. Using External and Internal Links
    4. Chapter 8. Working with Colors, Images, and Multimedia
  10. Part III: Advanced Web Page Design with CSS
    1. Chapter 9. Working with Margins, Padding, Alignment, and Floating
    2. Chapter 10. Understanding the CSS Box Model and Positioning
    3. Chapter 11. Using CSS to Do More with Lists, Text, and Navigation
    4. Chapter 12. Creating Fixed or Liquid Layouts
  11. Part IV: Getting Started with Dynamic Web Sites
    1. Chapter 13. Understanding Dynamic Websites
    2. Chapter 14. Getting Started with JavaScript Programming
    3. Chapter 15. Working with the Document Object Model (DOM)
    4. Chapter 16. Using JavaScript Variables, Strings, and Arrays
    5. Chapter 17. Using JavaScript Functions and Objects
    6. Chapter 18. Controlling Flow with Conditions and Loops
    7. Chapter 19. Responding to Events
    8. Chapter 20. Using Windows and Frames
  12. Part V: Advanced JavaScript Programming
    1. Chapter 21. Using Unobtrusive JavaScript
    2. Chapter 22. Using Third-Party Libraries
    3. Chapter 23. Greasemonkey: Enhancing the Web with JavaScript
    4. Chapter 24. AJAX: Remote Scripting
  13. Part VI: Advanced Website Functionality and Management
    1. Chapter 25. Creating Print-Friendly Web Pages
    2. Chapter 26. Working with Web-Based Forms
    3. Chapter 27. Organizing and Managing a Website
    4. Chapter 28. Helping People Find Your Web Pages
  14. Index