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Building Web Sites All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies (For Dummies)

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Publisher Comments:

Want to launch a Web site but don’t know where to begin? Information on Web design, page building software, using HTML, site planning, and everything else you need to know can be found easily in Building Web Sites All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition. So you can easily find what you’re looking for, this plain-English guide is divided into nine minibooks:
  • Preparations
  • Site Design
  • Site Construction
  • Web Graphics
  • Multimedia
  • Audience Interaction
  • E-Commerce
  • Site Management
  • Case Studies

From deciding what your site should do to working with HTML, using Dreamweaver, incorporating Flash creations, and keeping your site on the cutting edge, this book is your one-stop course in building Web sites. Learn to:

  • Plan your site, decide whether you need a Web team, and create relevant content
  • Develop your site design, work with wire frames, and organize behind-the-scenes files that make your site work
  • Select the right hardware and software and create pages with Dreamweaver
  • Create cool site graphics with Photoshop and Fireworks
  • Add interest with Flash animations, slideshows, video, and sound
  • Make your site interactive with Javascript, PHP, ASP, and MySQL
  • Build an e-commerce site that’s user-friendly, legally sound, and secure
  • Keep your content and design fresh and up to date

Ready to begin? Grab Building Web Sites All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Editionand let’s get started!

Book News Annotation:

After explaining general layout and design concepts, this guide introduces HTML and CSS, the Macromedia Dreamweaver interface, graphics manipulation in Photoshop and Fireworks, Flash 8 navigation, JavaScript event handlers, MySQL and PHP interaction, and e-commerce web sites. Black and white screen shots illustrate how to plan a web site for a client, create buttons and banners, add sound, publish a web site, optimize for search engines, and maintain the site on the web. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

From idea to online, your key to great-looking Web sites

Your one-stop guide to building a user-friendly site with professional flair

Whether you're building a site to keep in touch with others, sell products, or promote a cause, you want to make sure yours stands out in the crowd. This handy reference shows you how to design an accessible site, create graphics and navigation menus, build forms, insert sound and video, and keep your visitors coming back for more.

Discover how to

  • Plan, maintain, and promote a Web site
  • Design with users in mind
  • Work with HTML and CSS
  • Optimize graphic elements for the Web
  • Build your site with e-commerce functionality

Synopsis:

Plan, build, and maintain a Web site that does exactly what you need!

Want to launch a Web site but don't know where to begin? This book is your answer! There's a minibook covering each step of the process, from deciding what your site should do to working with HTML, using Dreamweaver, incorporating Flash creations, and keeping your site on the cutting edge. There are even case studies to give you great ideas!

  • Start off right — plan your site, decide whether you need a Web team, and create relevant content

  • Design basics — develop your site design, work with wire frames, and organize behind-the-scenes files that make your site work

  • Choose your tools — select the right hardware and software and learn to create pages with Dreamweaver®

  • Get graphic — discover how to create cool graphics for your site with Photoshop® and Fireworks®

  • Liven up your site — create interest with Flash® animations, slideshows, video, and sound

  • Audience participation — make your site interactive with JavaScript®, PHP, ASP, and MySQL®

  • Make your site pay — build an e-commerce site that's user friendly, legally sound, and secure

  • Ongoing success — keep your site fresh and up to date

About the Author

Doug Sahlin is a media expert who has written on topics ranging from Web building to digital photography to YouTube. Claudia Snell is a professional digital media producer who has worked on Web sites large and small. They are coauthors of the previous edition of this bestseller.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Book I: Preparations.

Chapter 1: Planning a Web Project.

Chapter 2: Build a Web Team or Go It Alone.

Chapter 3: Developing the Content.

Chapter 4: Creating Relevant Site Content.

Book II: Site Design.

Chapter 1: Conceptualizing Your Site.

Chapter 2: Creating Effective Layouts.

Chapter 3: Organizing Your Content.

Chapter 4: Ensuring Visual Appeal.

Book III: Site Construction.

Chapter 1: Pulling Together Tools and Materials.

Chapter 2: Making a Web Page with HTML.

Chapter 3: Creating a Web Page Layout with HTML and CSS.

Chapter 4: Introducing Web and Graphics Software.

Chapter 5: Getting Started with Dreamweaver.

Chapter 6: Using Dreamweaver: Advanced Techniques.

Chapter 7: Creating a Web Page from a Photoshop File.

Chapter 8: Meeting HTML’s Powerful Friends.

Chapter 9: Web Site Usability and Accessibility.

Chapter 10: Publishing the Web Site.

Book IV: Web Graphics.

Chapter 1: Finding Inspiration.

Chapter 2: Bringing Your Vision to Life.

Chapter 3: Workhorse Graphics.

Chapter 4: Creating Compelling Graphics.

Book V: Multimedia.

Chapter 1: Incorporating Flash Creations.

Chapter 2: Using Sound.

Chapter 3: Using Web Video.

Chapter 4: Slideshow Pro.

Book VI: Audience Interaction.

Chapter 1: Adding Basic Interactivity with HTML Forms and JavaScript.

Chapter 2: An Introduction to ASP.

Chapter 3: Introduction to PHP.

Chapter 4: MySQL and PHP.

Chapter 5: Additional Site Interactivity.

Book VII: E-Commerce.

Chapter 1: An E-Commerce Primer.

Chapter 2: Building an E-Commerce Site.

Chapter 3: Maintaining an E-Commerce Site.

Book VIII: Site Management.

Chapter 1: Helping a Site Succeed.

Chapter 2: Maintaining a Web Site.

Chapter 3: Expanding a Site.

Book IX: Case Studies.

Chapter 1: Personal Web Sites.

Chapter 2: Blog Site.

Chapter 3: Online Newsletter.

Chapter 4: Photographer/Portfolio Site.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470009949
Publisher:
For Dummies
Subject:
Design
Author:
Sahlin, Doug
Author:
Snell, Claudia
Author:
White, Jim
Author:
Sahlin
Subject:
Internet - Web Site Design
Subject:
Web sites
Subject:
Web - Page Design
Subject:
building Web sites
Subject:
using HTML
Subject:
understanding HTML
Subject:
page building software
Subject:
Dreamweaver
Subject:
Web designers
Subject:
website online building tools
Subject:
site planning
Subject:
adding blogs to Web sites
Subject:
adding graphics or animation to Web pages
Subject:
web graphics
Subject:
how to build Web pages
Subject:
using CSS for Web design
Subject:
using Flash for Web design
Subject:
E-Commerce
Subject:
interactive Web design
Subject:
site management
Subject:
sharing content between sites
Subject:
adding multimedia to Web sites
Subject:
Web site building guide
Subject:
Photoshop
Subject:
Contribute
Subject:
Adobe
Subject:
Web site development
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Computers
Series:
For Dummies
Publication Date:
January 2007
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
792
Dimensions:
9.18x7.38x1.71 in. 2.40 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , From idea to online, your key to great-looking Web sites

Your one-stop guide to building a user-friendly site with professional flair

Whether you're building a site to keep in touch with others, sell products, or promote a cause, you want to make sure yours stands out in the crowd. This handy reference shows you how to design an accessible site, create graphics and navigation menus, build forms, insert sound and video, and keep your visitors coming back for more.

Discover how to

  • Plan, maintain, and promote a Web site
  • Design with users in mind
  • Work with HTML and CSS
  • Optimize graphic elements for the Web
  • Build your site with e-commerce functionality

"Synopsis" by , Plan, build, and maintain a Web site that does exactly what you need!

Want to launch a Web site but don't know where to begin? This book is your answer! There's a minibook covering each step of the process, from deciding what your site should do to working with HTML, using Dreamweaver, incorporating Flash creations, and keeping your site on the cutting edge. There are even case studies to give you great ideas!

  • Start off right — plan your site, decide whether you need a Web team, and create relevant content

  • Design basics — develop your site design, work with wire frames, and organize behind-the-scenes files that make your site work

  • Choose your tools — select the right hardware and software and learn to create pages with Dreamweaver®

  • Get graphic — discover how to create cool graphics for your site with Photoshop® and Fireworks®

  • Liven up your site — create interest with Flash® animations, slideshows, video, and sound

  • Audience participation — make your site interactive with JavaScript®, PHP, ASP, and MySQL®

  • Make your site pay — build an e-commerce site that's user friendly, legally sound, and secure

  • Ongoing success — keep your site fresh and up to date

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