Dreamweaver CC: The Missing Manual by Chris Grover, David McFarland

By Chris Grover, David McFarland

Dreamweaver CC comes full of positive factors and a brand new, online-only domestic, however it nonetheless doesn’t comprise a broadcast consultant to operating within the cloud or tapping the program’s striking beneficial properties. That’s the place this lacking handbook is available in. With its jargon-free motives and hands-on tutorials, you’ll how you can create all kinds of web site, from single-purpose static websites to interactive, multimedia-driven net dynamos.

The vital things you have to know:

bounce within the cloud. Get gains like dynamic software program updates and foolproof dossier collaboration.
Get clicking with HTML5. Insert new audio/video tags and extra, utilizing handy one-click menu options.
enhance your shape. fast upload HTML5 shape parts like e-mail addresses, internet URLs, dates, and seek fields.
layout common. construct appealing pages very easily, utilizing Dreamweaver’s remodeled CSS construction and enhancing tools.
enhance your characters. Get rankings of recent kind offerings with loose Adobe-hosted side internet Fonts.
layout as soon as, and for all. Use superior fluid-grid structure positive factors to create a responsive layout that works throughout many devices.
construct pages that pop. Use the wildly renowned jQuery library and its user-interface toolkit, jQuery UI.

Show description

Web Designer [UK], Issue 242 (2015)

The artistic website design journal for fans and pros
Web clothier is the finest journal for aspiring on-line creatives and execs. The per month identify bargains state of the art useful tasks spanning XHTML, CSS, Flash and WordPress in addition to webhosting good points and interviews with the net community’s so much influential humans. every one factor additionally has a committed part protecting information and perspectives from the exchange, site showcases that includes the best layout expertise. net fashion designer: Defining the web via attractive design… Please observe: electronic models of the magazines don't comprise the covermount goods or supplementations that you'd locate on published variations.

Show description

WordPress: The Missing Manual (Missing Manuals) by Matthew MacDonald

By Matthew MacDonald

Whether you’re a budding blogger or net improvement expert, WordPress is a superb instrument for developing websites—if you understand how to faucet its notable gains. This jargon-free lacking guide exhibits you ways to take advantage of WordPress and its topics, plug-ins, and widgets to construct with reference to any web site you could think, from a sophisticated weblog to a easy e-commerce site.

The very important belongings you have to know:
* Create a blog. Get a unfastened WordPress.com account, pick out the fitting topic, and begin publishing content material.
* Build a website. Produce a professional-looking enterprise web site by means of customizing a WordPress subject matter.
* Add features. make a choice from hundreds of thousands of WordPress widgets and plug-ins to increase your site’s positive aspects.
* Mix in multimedia. contain slideshows, movies, webcasts, podcasts, and song gamers.
* Involve your readers. permit readers go away reviews, give a contribution on your website, and keep on a conversation.
* Build an audience. study search-engine optimization, degree your reader’s favourite pages, and publicize your web site.
* Create a community. Use social media instruments resembling “Like” and sharing buttons, and supply RSS feeds of your posts.

Show description

Smashing eBook #6 Getting the Hang of Web Typography by Smashing eBook Series

By Smashing eBook Series

Script is among the oldest cultural resources. the 1st makes an attempt at written
expressions date again greater than 5,000 years in the past. From the Sumerians
cuneiform writing to the discovery of the Gutenberg printing press in
Medieval Germany as much as today՚s sleek machine publishing it՚s been a
long method that has left its influence at the present use and perform of

Even notwithstanding we neither minimize nor set steel varieties any further we nonetheless use
terms like uppercase and lowercase letters bearing on drawers in which
types have been saved or – in German – use expressions like Schriftschnitt (English
= typeface) which refers back to the slicing of person forms. at the other
hand, the general public who care for typography of their day-by-day lives,
whether they're image or internet designers don't have any designated education for this
independent craft.


Show description

Smashing CSS: Professional Techniques for Modern Layout by Eric Meyer

By Eric Meyer

PROFESSIONAL thoughts for contemporary LAYOUT
Smashing CSS takes you well past the fundamentals, overlaying not just the finer issues of format and results, yet introduces you to the long run with HTML5 and CSS3. only a few within the can convey you the bits and bobs of CSS like Eric Meyer and inside of Smashing CSS Eric presents ideas which are thorough, completely helpful, and universally acceptable within the actual global. From selecting the right instruments, to CSS results and CSS3 options with jQuery, Smashing CSS is the sensible advisor to development glossy internet layouts.
With Smashing CSS you'll learn the way to:* Throw parts offscreen/hide them* Create body/HTML backgrounds in XHTML* Usemore than 15 structure concepts together with clearfix, two/three basic columns, pretend columns, One precise format, Holy Grail, em-based structure, fluid grids, sticky footers, and extra* Use a number of CSS results together with CSS popups, boxpunching, rounded corners, CSS sprites, Sliding doorways, Liquid Bleach, ragged floats, and extra* follow CSS desk styling together with utilizing thead, tfoot, and tbody, row headers, column-oriented styling (classes); styling facts tables with jQuery, tables to graphs, tables to maps; and extra* Use CSS3 parts together with rounded corners, a number of backgrounds, RGBA, utilizing jQuery to do CSS3 decisions and loads more.
Eric Meyer is an across the world famous specialist at the matters of HTML, CSS, and net criteria, and has been engaged on the net considering that 1993. Smashing CSS is for builders who have already got a few event with CSS and JavaScript and are prepared for extra complicated techniques.
Smashing Magazine (smashingmagazine.com) is likely one of the world's most well liked website design websites. precise to the Smashing venture, the Smashing journal e-book sequence supplies beneficial and cutting edge info to internet designers and builders.

Show description

Sass and Compass in Action by Wynn Netherland, Nathan Weizenbaum, Chris Eppstein, Brandon

By Wynn Netherland, Nathan Weizenbaum, Chris Eppstein, Brandon Mathis


Sass and Compass in motion is the definitive advisor to stylesheet authoring utilizing those progressive instruments. Written for either designers and builders, this ebook demonstrates the facility of either Sass and Compass via a sequence of examples that handle universal ache issues linked to conventional stylesheet authoring. The ebook starts off with uncomplicated themes akin to CSS resets and strikes directly to extra concerned issues comparable to grid frameworks and CSS3 seller implementation differences.

About this Book

For 15 years, we've been utilizing CSS to patiently paint the net via hand. not more! Sass and Compass upload scripting and a library of elements to plain CSS so that you can simplify stylesheet authoring, automate tedious initiatives, and upload dynamic styling positive factors in your pages. reflect on Sass and Compass as energy instruments that let you paint with impressive pace and precision.

Sass and Compass in motion is a hands-on advisor to stylesheet authoring utilizing those progressive instruments. This functional booklet exhibits you the way to put off universal CSS soreness issues and focus on making your pages pop. You'll commence with easy themes like CSS resets after which development to extra enormous demanding situations like development a private stylesheet framework to package deal and reuse your personal methods and reviews.

Show description

JavaScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner by Andy Harris

By Andy Harris

This ebook not just academics JavaScript - a superb programming 'gateway' language - it additionally teaches readers the elemental programming options they should snatch for you to research any machine language. Plus, it makes use of online game construction as a instructing device. The target of the sequence is adaptive studying. Readers may be capable of make the most of those talents whilst studying their subsequent programming language.

Show description

Jump Start HTML5 by Tiffany B. Brown, Kerry Butters, Sandeep Panda

By Tiffany B. Brown, Kerry Butters, Sandeep Panda

If you’re any kind of internet developer then you definately want to know HTML. The language has gone through a few dramatic alterations in recent times: HTML5 has come onto the scene, supplying a slew of fascinating new positive factors, like local audio and video, vector photos, offline apps, and masses more.

This e-book is the appropriate primer to familiarize yourself with HTML5, and begin to use its energy on your projects.
What’s inside?

familiarize yourself with the fundamentals: syntax, rfile constitution, and new elements.
grasp multimedia: embed local audio and video with ease!
Create gorgeous pics that scale utilizing SVG and the recent <canvas> element.
construct apps that paintings, even if your web connection doesn’t, with neighborhood garage and IndexedDB.
benefit from strong APIs: Geolocation, internet staff, Server despatched occasions, and extra!

Show description

Developing Web Components: UI from jQuery to Polymer by Jarrod Overson, Jason Strimpel

By Jarrod Overson, Jason Strimpel

Even though net parts are nonetheless at the bleeding edge—barely supported in sleek browsers—the know-how can be relocating super quickly. This useful consultant will get you on top of things at the strategies underlying W3C's rising general and indicates you the way to construct customized, reusable HTML5 net Components.

Regardless of your event with libraries equivalent to jQuery and Polymer, this publication teaches JavaScript builders the DOM manipulations those libraries practice. You'll how you can construct a uncomplicated widget with vanilla JavaScript after which convert it right into a net part that's semantic, declarative, encapsulated, consumable, and maintainable. With customized elements, the internet can ultimately satisfy its capability as a natively extensible software platform. This e-book will get you in on the correct time.

* comprehend middle thoughts (such as general circulate and positioning, and Z-index) for correctly positioning, dragging, and resizing elements
* discover UI suggestions and styles normally abstracted away by way of Dojo, jQuery UI, Kendo UI, and different libraries
* Dive into the W3C typical and convert your operating widget instance right into a totally functioning internet component
* the right way to encapsulate, package deal, and set up your internet parts with Google's Polymer framework

Show description

Selenium 2 Testing Tools: Beginner's Guide by Burns David

By Burns David

Learn to exploit Selenium checking out instruments from scratch
* Automate net browsers with Selenium WebDriver to check net applications
* arrange Java atmosphere for utilizing Selenium WebDriver
* study reliable layout styles for trying out net purposes

In Detail

Selenium automates browsers. it truly is basically used for automating internet purposes for trying out purposes.

Selenium has the help of a few of the most important browser owners who've taken (or are taking) steps to make Selenium a local a part of their browser. it's also the center expertise in numerous different browser automation instruments, APIs and frameworks.

”Selenium 2 trying out instruments: Beginner’s Guide" may also help you start with trying out internet functions utilizing Selenium from scratch. From constructing the Java setting to operating exams on cellular units, it comprises all of the info to get a amateur up and operating on utilizing Selenium..

You also will research a few complex strategies akin to trying out advanced net functions and working exams in parallel in the direction of the tip of the booklet.

This publication is your solution to getting began with Selenium.

This is an efficient technical publication that walks readers via the way to holiday down an online program to being convinced to automate your favourite net application.

You begin with fitting Selenium and the fundamentals, after which circulation directly to utilizing Selenium IDE for malicious program replication. an outline of the WebDriver is gifted subsequent through migrating your assessments from Selenium RC to Selenium WebDriver. you'll then learn how to locate components on a web site from either the driving force item in addition to the point item and paintings with the Firefox driving force. you are going to experiment via cellular aid and Selenium Grid. layout styles and complicated themes also are covered.

via the top of the e-book, you'll consider tremendous convinced with tackling web pages on a few varied platforms.

What will you examine from this e-book
* study the fundamentals of breaking down an online software for testing
* comprehend AJAX calls and the way they paintings along with your tests
* Create uncomplicated scripts that let you recreate concerns quickly
* arrange Firefox motive force, Firefox profiles, and extensions
* Get your checks engaged on cellular devices
* Migrate your assessments from Selenium RC to Selenium WebDriver
* deal with exams swifter via working them in parallel and decrease construct time


This e-book is written in Beginner's advisor kind which emphasizes the concept that of studying by way of doing. The publication is jam-packed with examples and code for you to get the simplest out of this book.

Who this e-book is written for

If you're a software program caliber coverage specialist, software program venture supervisor, or a software program Developer attracted to automatic checking out utilizing Selenium, this ebook is for you. Web-based program builders also will make the most of this book.

Show description