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From Yahoo!, the #1 site on the Internet, comes the indispensable reference for getting the most of the Web without hours of searching!
Yahoo! The Ultimate Desk Reference to the Web is a totally new type of book that teaches you how to use the Web effectively and then takes you where you want to go. Whether you're looking for airline tickets, free stuff, history sites, health facts, job leads, auction sites, or consumer reports, this book provides you with the most outstanding sites in an easy-to-use format.
Building on the Yahoo! principle of making the Web accessible to all users, this book selects sites for their content, longevity, usefulness and special features. Editor H.P. Newquist, a veteran Web surfer and journalist, has worked with Yahoo! to save you thousands of hours of digging through cyberspace.
This is the only book you need to find what you need--and find it fast!
Yahoo! The Ultimate Desk Reference to the Web features:
- Authoritative surfing strategies
- Savvy insider tips
- Suggestions for enhancing your personal webpages
- Icons to help you easily identify website features
- All the basics for new Internet users
- Comprehensive site reviews
Over 1,000 entries covering the best the Web has to offer, including:
This informative reference shows Web novices and seasoned veterans alike where to go for the best, most useful, and most interesting Web content. Graphics throughout.
About the Author
Editor HP Newquist is the author of Virtual Reality has written technology articles for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, Variety, Business Week, Rolling Stone, The Los Angeles Times, The Financial Times, Newsweek, and The New York Times.