HTML & XHTML DeMYSTiFieD

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 398 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 1st edition (November 3, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780071748049
  • ISBN-13: 978-0071748049

eBook Description:

Hard stuff made easy! Your practical, self-paced guide to HTML and XHTML

HTML and XHTML Demystified is a hands-on tutorial that gives you thorough guidance on required Web design techniques and technologies. The book also functions as a useful supplement for textbooks and classroom activities by focusing on the essentials and the most useful tags and properties, while avoiding unnecessary details.

Learn to create Web pages, add graphics and links, create tables and frames, integrate forms, and more. Each chapter features valid HTML that follows all of the rules set by the W3C and incorporates the latest standards for HTML5. Web designers need to write pages that are accessible to all users, so each chapter is coded to address the accessibility requirements from the Americans with Disabilities Act and to allow the use of non-English characters.

Hard stuff made easy! Your practical, self-paced guide to HTML and XHTML

HTML and XHTML Demystified is a hands-on tutorial that gives you thorough guidance on required Web design techniques and technologies. The book also functions as a useful supplement for textbooks and classroom activities by focusing on the essentials and the most useful tags and properties, while avoiding unnecessary details.

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The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 1st edition (May 13, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1593272863
  • ISBN-13: 978-1593272869

eBook Description:

The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design

CSS3 is the technology behind most of the eye-catching visuals on the Web today, but the official documentation can be dry and hard to follow and browser implementations are scattershot at best.

The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design distills the dense technical language of the CSS3 specification into plain English and shows you what CSS3 can do right now, in all major browsers. With real-world examples and a focus on the principles of good design, it extends your CSS skills, helping you transform ordinary markup into stunning, richly-styled web pages.

CSS3 is the technology behind most of the eye-catching visuals on the Web today, but the official documentation can be dry and hard to follow. Luckily, The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design distills the heady technical language of the CSS3 specification into plain English, so you can get started on your next project right away.

With real-world examples and a focus on results, The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design shows you how to transform ordinary text into stunning, richly detailed web pages fit for any browser. You’ll master the latest cutting-edge CSS features, like multi-column layouts, borders and box effects, and new color and opacity settings.

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HTML5 Canvas

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 630 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 1st edition (May 25, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 144939390X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449393908

eBook Description:

HTML5 Canvas: Native Interactivity and Animation for the Web

No matter what platform or tools you use, the HTML5 revolution will soon change the way you build web applications, if it hasn’t already. This book gets you started with the Canvas element, perhaps HTML5’s most exciting feature. Learn how to build interactive multimedia applications using this element to draw, render text, manipulate images, and create animation. Whether you currently use Flash, Silverlight, or just HTML and JavaScript, you’ll quickly pick up the basics.

HTML5 is revolutionizing the way web applications are developed, and this practical, hands-on book puts you right in the middle of the action. You’ll learn how to build interactive multimedia applications with HTML5’s Canvas, using this new element to draw, animate, compose images, and more. You’ll also learn the best way to use existing JavaScript libraries, as well as how to incorporate related aspects such as audio and video.

Ideal for web developers and experienced Flash and Silverlight developers, HTML5 Canvas shows you how to build several interactive web games as a way to learn the topics presented. The book also includes tips for Flash developers on how to transfer their skills to HTML5 programming. Now is the time to join the HTML5 revolution, and this is the book to get you started.

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ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 308 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 26, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849690464
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849690461

eBook Description:

Over 60 practical recipes for integrating jQuery with ASP.NET

  • Tips and tricks for interfacing the jQuery library with ASP.NET controls
  • Boost ASP.NET applications with the power of jQuery
  • Use a problem-solution based approach with hands-on examples for ASP.NET developers
  • Step-by-step guide with plenty of code snippets and screen images
  • Simple, effective, and easy-to-follow recipes

In Detail

jQuery is a powerful, lightweight JavaScript library that simplifies various web development tasks. With the integration of jQuery with Visual Studio 2010, it has become increasingly popular for ASP.NET developers to use jQuery’s awesome power in their applications. Combining jQuery and ASP.NET creates applications that are anything but lightweight. Using this Cookbook you will become adept at using this library in your ASP.NET web applications.

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Core Data iOS Essentials

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 340 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 26, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849690944
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849690942

eBook Description:

A fast-paced, example-driven guide guide to data-drive iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch applications

  • Covers the essential skills you need for working with Core Data in your applications.
  • Particularly focused on developing fast, light weight data-driven iOS applications.
  • Builds a complete example application. Every technique is shown in context.
  • Completely practical with clear, step-by-step instructions.

In Detail

Core Data is the essential ingredient in data driven iOS apps. It’s used for storing, retrieving, and manipulating application data in databases, XML, and binary formats. It’s an essential component for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad apps.

Core Data Essentials provides a clear, readable guide to the most useful aspects of Core Data. Built around a realistic example app, the book showcases the most important aspects of Core Data development in the context of a complete, functioning app written in Objective C.

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