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Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition contains the nitty-gritty on everything you need to know to design web pages. It's the good stuff, without the fluff, written and organized so that answers can be found quickly. This completely revised and expanded 2nd edition is chock-full of information about the wide range of front-end technologies and techniques from which web designers and authors must draw.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition is an excellent reference for HTML 4.01 tags (including tables, frames, forms, color, and cascading style sheets) with special attention given to browser support, platform idiosyncrasies, and standards. You'll also find lots of updated information on using graphics, multimedia, audio and video, and advanced technologies such Dynamic HTML, Javascript, and XML, as well as new chapters on XHTML, WML, and SMIL. This book is an indispensable tool for web designers and authors of all levels.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition includes: <ul> <li>Discussions of the web environment including monitors and browsers, printing from the Web, accessibility, and internationalization</li> <li>A complete reference to HTML and Server Side Includes, including up-to-date browser support (Netscape 6, IE 6.0, and Opera 5) for every tag and attribute</li> <li>Updated chapters on creating GIF, animated GIF, JPEG, and PNG graphics, including designing with the Web Palette</li> <li>Information on multimedia and interactivity, including audio, video, Flash 5 and Shockwave, and a new chapter on SMIL</li> <li>A revised tutorial and reference on Cascading Style Sheets</li> <li>Appendixes detailing HTML tags, attributes, deprecated tags, proprietary tags, CSS compatibility and support, and character entities</li> </ul> <br /> <br />

Synopsis:

Providing access to the range of technologies and techniques from which Web designers and authors must draw, this guide is a reference for HTML 4.0 tags and also covers multimedia and interactivity, audio and video, and Dynamic HTML, XML and embedded fonts.

Synopsis:

This guide contains the nitty-gritty on everything users need to know to design web pages. It's the good stuff, without the fluff, written and organized so that answers can be found quickly. This completely revised and expanded second edition is chock-full of information about the wide range of front-end technologies and techniques from which Web designers and authors must draw.

Synopsis:

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition contains the nitty-gritty on everything you need to know to design web pages. It's the good stuff, without the fluff, written and organized so that answers can be found quickly. This completely revised and expanded 2nd edition is chock-full of information about the wide range of front-end technologies and techniques from which web designers and authors must draw.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition is an excellent reference for HTML 4.01 tags (including tables, frames, forms, color, and cascading style sheets) with special attention given to browser support, platform idiosyncrasies, and standards. You'll also find lots of updated information on using graphics, multimedia, audio and video, and advanced technologies such Dynamic HTML, Javascript, and XML, as well as new chapters on XHTML, WML, and SMIL. This book is an indispensable tool for web designers and authors of all levels.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition includes: Discussions of the web environment including monitors and browsers, printing from the Web, accessibility, and internationalizationA complete reference to HTML and Server Side Includes, including up-to-date browser support (Netscape 6, IE 6.0, and Opera 5) for every tag and attributeUpdated chapters on creating GIF, animated GIF, JPEG, and PNG graphics, including designing with the Web PaletteInformation on multimedia and interactivity, including audio, video, Flash 5 and Shockwave, and a new chapter on SMILA revised tutorial and reference on Cascading Style SheetsAppendixes detailing HTML tags, attributes, deprecated tags, proprietary tags, CSS compatibility and support, and character entities

About the Author

Jennifer Niederst Robbins was one of the first designers for the Web. As the designer of O'Reilly's Global Network Navigator (GNN), the first commercial web site, she has been designing for the Web since 1993. She is the author of the bestselling "Web Design in a Nutshell" (O'Reilly), and has taught web design at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston and Johnson and Wales University in Providence. She has spoken at major design and Internet events including SXSW Interactive, Seybold Seminars, the GRAFILL conference (Geilo, Norway), and one of the first W3C International Expos.

Table of Contents

PrefaceThe Web Environment
  • Chapter 1: Designing for a Variety of Browsers
  • Chapter 2: Designing for a Variety of Displays
  • Chapter 3: Web Design Principles for Print Designers
  • Chapter 4: A Beginners Guide to the Server
  • Chapter 5: Printing from the Web
  • Chapter 6: Accessibility
  • Chapter 7: Internationalization
Authoring
  • Chapter 8: HTML Overview
  • Chapter 9: Structural HTML Tags
  • Chapter 10: Formatting Text
  • Chapter 11: Creating Links
  • Chapter 12: Adding Images and Other Page Elements
  • Chapter 13: Tables
  • Chapter 14: Frames
  • Chapter 15: Forms
  • Chapter 16: Specifying Color in HTML
  • Chapter 17: Cascading Style Sheets
  • Chapter 18: Server Side Includes
Graphics
  • Chapter 19: GIF Format
  • Chapter 20: JPEG Format
  • Chapter 21: PNG Format
  • Chapter 22: Designing Graphics with the Web Palette
  • Chapter 23: Animated GIFs
Multimedia and Interactivity
  • Chapter 24: Audio on the Web
  • Chapter 25: Video on the Web
  • Chapter 26: Flash and Shockwave
  • Chapter 27: Introduction to SMIL
Advanced Technologies
  • Chapter 28: Introduction to JavaScript
  • Chapter 29: Introduction to DHTML
  • Chapter 30: Introduction to XML
  • Chapter 31: XHTML
  • Chapter 32: WAP and WML
Appendixes
  • HTML Elements
  • List of Attributes
  • Deprecated Tags
  • Proprietary Tags
  • CSS Support Chart
  • Character Entities
GlossaryColophon

Product Details

ISBN:
9780596001964
Author:
Niederst, Jennifer
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Author:
Robbins, Jennifer Niederst
Location:
Beijing
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Computer graphics
Subject:
Design
Subject:
Desktop Publishing - General
Subject:
Internet - Web Site Design
Subject:
Web sites
Subject:
Desktop publishing
Subject:
World Wide Web
Subject:
Web publishing
Subject:
HTML;browsers,;internet;web design
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
In a Nutshell (O'Reilly)
Series Volume:
no. 47
Publication Date:
20010925
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.47 in 1.89 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Providing access to the range of technologies and techniques from which Web designers and authors must draw, this guide is a reference for HTML 4.0 tags and also covers multimedia and interactivity, audio and video, and Dynamic HTML, XML and embedded fonts.
"Synopsis" by ,
This guide contains the nitty-gritty on everything users need to know to design web pages. It's the good stuff, without the fluff, written and organized so that answers can be found quickly. This completely revised and expanded second edition is chock-full of information about the wide range of front-end technologies and techniques from which Web designers and authors must draw.
"Synopsis" by , Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition contains the nitty-gritty on everything you need to know to design web pages. It's the good stuff, without the fluff, written and organized so that answers can be found quickly. This completely revised and expanded 2nd edition is chock-full of information about the wide range of front-end technologies and techniques from which web designers and authors must draw.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition is an excellent reference for HTML 4.01 tags (including tables, frames, forms, color, and cascading style sheets) with special attention given to browser support, platform idiosyncrasies, and standards. You'll also find lots of updated information on using graphics, multimedia, audio and video, and advanced technologies such Dynamic HTML, Javascript, and XML, as well as new chapters on XHTML, WML, and SMIL. This book is an indispensable tool for web designers and authors of all levels.

Web Design in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition includes: Discussions of the web environment including monitors and browsers, printing from the Web, accessibility, and internationalizationA complete reference to HTML and Server Side Includes, including up-to-date browser support (Netscape 6, IE 6.0, and Opera 5) for every tag and attributeUpdated chapters on creating GIF, animated GIF, JPEG, and PNG graphics, including designing with the Web PaletteInformation on multimedia and interactivity, including audio, video, Flash 5 and Shockwave, and a new chapter on SMILA revised tutorial and reference on Cascading Style SheetsAppendixes detailing HTML tags, attributes, deprecated tags, proprietary tags, CSS compatibility and support, and character entities

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