Bootstrap in 24 Hours Sams Teach Yourself

Author: Jennifer Kyrnin
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133540239
Release Date: 2015-11-04
Genre: Computers

Learn to create great-looking responsive web sites with Bootstrap In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Bootstrap in 24 Hours helps you use the free and open source Bootstrap framework to quickly build websites that automatically reflect each user’s device and experience, without complex hand crafting. This book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach shows you how to install Bootstrap and quickly build basic sites; extend them with styles, components, and JavaScript plug-ins, and even create sophisticated designs with advanced features. In just a few hours, you’ll be using Bootstrap to bring responsive design to virtually any site. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success. Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Bootstrap development tasks Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills Notes and tips point out shortcuts and solution Learn how to… Download Bootstrap and integrate it into your project Quickly build your first Bootstrap site with the basic template Create beautiful and responsive site layouts with Bootstrap’s built-in grids Display more interesting text with labels, badges, panels, and wells Style tables and forms so they’re attractive, readable, and responsive Use images, media, and icons, including free Glyphicons Quickly create navigation and buttons, including dropdowns and search fields Add alignment, color, and visibility with Bootstrap’s CSS utilities Extend your site with alerts, image carousels, and other JavaScript plugins Rapidly create appealing functional prototypes Customize Bootstrap with CSS, Less, and Sass Lighten Bootstrap downloads by stripping out unnecessary features Build accessible sites Create complex designs that don’t look generic Who This Book is For Those who already have an understanding of the basics of HTML and CSS Having an understanding of JavaScript will make this book a bit easier to absorb, but it is not required because the basics of JavaScript are covered

Sams Teach Yourself JQuery and JavaScript in 24 Hours

Author: Brad Dayley
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780672337345
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Computers

Provides twenty-four lessons about how to use jQuery and JavaScript to build single-page web apps for multiple devices, with designs that incorporate animations, special effects, and image galleries.

Sams Teach Yourself Responsive Web Design in 24 Hours

Author: Jennifer Kyrnin
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780672338380
Release Date: 2014-10-10
Genre: Computers

Provides information on building responsive Web sites for a variety of devices and platforms using CSS, HTML5, and JavaScript, including layouts, breakpoints, forms, fonts and typography, with practical hands-on examples, quizzes, and exercises.

Sams Teach Yourself HTML5 Mobile Application Development in 24 Hours

Author: Jennifer Kyrnin
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780672334405
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Computers

The easy, step-by-step tutorial for developers who want to write rich mobile apps for smartphones and tablets using the new HTML5 standard * *A complete hands-on introduction to mobile HTML5 programming: helps developers master one of tomorrow's most valuable, 'in-demand' new skills. *Teaches practical skills that will be valuable for development on most contemporary mobile platforms, including iPad/iPhone (iOS), Android, and Windows Phone 7. *Especially focused on HTML5 features already supported in today's web browsers. Using HTML5, developers can build rich, robust mobile apps that run on smartphones, tablets, and other devices, and interact with users in powerful new ways. In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, this easy, practical book will help them master modern mobile development with HTML5. Building on what they already know about HTML4, CSS, and JavaScript, it covers all the basics of building web pages with HTML5, shows how to extend those pages with innovative new features, and then walks through building complete apps targeted at diverse mobile devices. Coverage includes: * *Understanding how HTML5 improves mobile development. *Detecting mobile devices and HTML5 support, and upgrading sites to support them. *Styling and building mobile pages with HTML5. *Using the canvas, typography, audio/video, and forms *Adding microformats, drag-and-drop, and other advanced features. *Designing efficient mobile apps. *Using advanced Web Application APIs and web storage. *Integrating geolocation into mobile apps Step-by-step instructions walk readers through key tasks... Q and As, Quizzes, and Exercises test their knowledge... 'Did You Know?' tips offer insider advice... 'Watch Out!' alerts help them avoid problems. By the time they're finished, readers won't just understand core HTML5 concepts: they'll be comfortable designing and writing their own new mobile apps

Sams Teach Yourself Node js in 24 Hours

Author: George Ornbo
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 0672335956
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Computers

Presents lessons on how to build server-side applications using the Node.js platform.

AngularJS for NET Developers in 24 Hours Sams Teach Yourself

Author: Dennis Sheppard
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780134315058
Release Date: 2015-10-19
Genre: Computers

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you will be up and running with AngularJS in your Microsoft .NET environment. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds on your .NET skills and knowledge, helping you quickly learn the essentials of AngularJS, and use it to streamline any web development project. Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common questions, issues, and tasks. Q&A sections, quizzes, and exercises help you build and test your knowledge. By The Way notes present interesting pieces of information. Try it Yourself sidebars offer advice or teach an easier way to do something. Watch Out! cautions advise you about potential problems and help you steer clear of disaster. Dennis Sheppard is a Front-End Architect at NextTier Education in Chicago, IL. He has delivered enterprise solutions for the private equity, insurance, healthcare, education, and distribution industries. Christopher Miller is an Architect at West Monroe Partners. He has built solutions for the higher education, private equity, and renewable energy industries. AJ Liptak, is a Senior Consultant at West Monroe Partners specializing in modern web application development. He has delivered transformative solutions for the telecom, healthcare, finance, and distribution industries. Learn how to... Build AngularJS web apps from scratch, or integrate with existing .NET code Organize, reuse, and test JavaScript web application code far more effectively Discover key JavaScript design patterns that support AngularJS (and their similarities to C#) Use AngularJS modules, controllers, views, data-binding, and event handling Implement AngularJS services efficiently Work with directives, custom directives, and dependency injection Set up AngularJS routing Apply best practices for organizing AngularJS applications Master sophisticated AngularJS techniques, including filters, advanced patterns, and communication between controllers Deploy AngularJS code to the Microsoft Azure cloud Unit-test and debug your single page applications Integrate AngularJS with .NET Web Forms and .NET MVC Build REST APIs in .NET and consume their services in AngularJS Combine AngularJS with .NET SignalR to build real-time web apps Extend AngularJS development with bower, gulp, and webstorm Preview the future of AngularJS: Version 2.0 and beyond

HTML CSS JavaScript Web Publishing in One Hour a Day Sams Teach Yourself

Author: Laura Lemay
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133132380
Release Date: 2015-12-22
Genre: Computers

Thoroughly revised and updated with examples rewritten to conform to HTML5, CSS3, and contemporary web development practices, this easy-to-understand, step-by-step tutorial helps you quickly master the basics of HTML and CSS before moving on to more advanced topics such as graphics, video, and interactivity with JavaScript and jQuery. In just one hour a day, you’ll learn the skills you need to design, create, and maintain a professional-looking website. No previous experience required. By following each short, one-hour lesson in this book, anyone can learn the basics of web development. Learn at your own pace. You can work through each lesson sequentially to make sure you thoroughly understand all the concepts and methodologies, or you can focus on specific lessons to learn the techniques that interest you most. Test your knowledge. Each lesson ends with a Workshop section filled with questions, answers, and exercises for further study. Learn how to... Fully implement the HTML5 and CSS3 standards Work with text and create links Add images and graphics to your page Use CSS to style a site and position elements on a page Structure a page with HTML5 Use responsive web design to make your pages look good on different-sized screens Use JavaScript to add dynamic elements and interactivity on your pages Leverage jQuery to add JavaScript features to your pages Design for the mobile web Get your site online and let people know it’s there Optimize your site for search engines Contents at a Glance PART I: Getting Started 1 What Is Web Publishing 2 Getting Your Tools in Order 3 Introducing HTML and CSS PART II: Creating Web Pages 4 Learning the Basics of HTML 5 Organizing Information with Lists 6 Working with Links PART III: Doing More with HTML and CSS 7 Formatting Text with HTML and CSS 8 Using CSS to Style a Site 9 Using Images on Your Web Pages 10 Building Tables 11 Using CSS to Position Elements on a Page 12 Designing Forms 13 Structuring a Page with HTML5 14 Integrating Multimedia: Video and Sound 15 Advanced CSS: Page Layout in CSS 16 Using Responsive Web Design PART IV: Using JavaScript and jQuery 17 Introducing JavaScript 18 Using jQuery 19 Using JavaScript in Your Pages 20 Working with Frames and Linked Windows PART V: Designing for Everyone 21 Designing for the Mobile Web 22 Designing for User Experience PART VI: Going Live on the Web 23 How to Publish Your Site 24 Taking Advantage of the Server 25 Search Engines and SEO

Sams Teach Yourself Objective C in 24 Hours

Author: Jesse Feiler
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133805161
Release Date: 2014-03-03
Genre: Computers

Full-color figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5. In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you can master the Objective-C language and start using it to write powerful native applications for even the newest Macs and iOS devices! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll get comfortable with Objective-C’s unique capabilities and Apple’s Xcode 5 development environment…make the most of Objective-C objects and messaging…work effectively with design patterns, collections, blocks, Foundation Classes, threading, Git…and a whole lot more. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-Step Instructions carefully walk you through the most common Objective-C development tasks. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. Notes present information related to the discussion. Tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks. Cautions alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them. • Use Xcode 5 to write modern Objective-C software more quickly and efficiently • Master Objective-C’s object-oriented features and techniques • Manage projects more efficiently with the Git source code repository • Write more dynamic code with Objective-C’s powerful messaging architecture • Declare classes, instance variables, properties, methods, and actions • Work with mutable and immutable data types • Organize data with collections, including arrays, dictionaries, and sets • Painlessly manage memory with Automatic Reference Counting (ARC) • Expand and extend classes with protocols, delegates, categories, and extensions • Get started with Apple’s powerful classes and frameworks • Create and work with code blocks • Manage queues and threading with Grand Central Dispatch

Unity Game Development in 24 Hours Sams Teach Yourself

Author: Ben Tristem
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780134272139
Release Date: 2015-11-16
Genre: Computers

In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Unity Game Development in 24 Hours will help you master the Unity 5 game engine at the heart of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Kerbal Space Program, and many other sizzling-hot games! This book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach teaches you everything from the absolute basics through sophisticated game physics, animation, and mobile device deployment techniques. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success. Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Unity game development tasks. Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn. Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills. Notes and tips point out shortcuts and solutions.

iOS 8 Application Development in 24 Hours Sams Teach Yourself

Author: John Ray
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133994421
Release Date: 2015-03-06
Genre: Computers

In just 24 sessions of one hour each, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest handheld devices: the iPhone and iPad! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your iOS development environment to building great user interfaces, sensing motion to writing multitasking applications. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common iOS development tasks. Quizzes and Exercises help you test your knowledge. By the Way notes present interesting information related to the discussion. Did You Know? tips show you easier ways to perform tasks. Watch Out! cautions alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them. John Ray is currently serving as the Director of the Office of Research Information Systems at the Ohio State University. His many books include Using TCP/IP: Special Edition, Maximum Mac OS X Security, Mac OS X Unleashed, Teach Yourself Dreamweaver MX in 21 Days, and Sams Teach Yourself iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours. Printed in full color–figures and code appear as they do in Xcode Covers iOS 8 and up Learn to navigate the Xcode 6.x development environment Prepare your system and iDevice for efficient development Get started quickly with Apple’s new language: Swift Test code using the new iOS Playground Understand the Model-View-Controller (MVC) development pattern Visually design and code interfaces using Xcode Storyboards, Segues, Exits, Image Slicing, and the iOS Object Library Use Auto Layout and Size Classes to adapt to different screen sizes and orientations Build advanced UIs with Tables, Split Views, Navigation Controllers, and more Read and write preferences and data, and create System Settings plug-ins Use the iOS media playback and recording capabilities Take photos and manipulate graphics with Core Image Sense motion, orientation, and location with the accelerometer, gyroscope, and GPS Integrate online services using Twitter, Facebook, Email, Web Views, and Apple Maps Create universal applications that run on both the iPhone and iPad Write background-aware multitasking applications Trace, debug, and monitor your applications as they run

Sams Teach Yourself Networking in 24 Hours

Author: Uyless Black
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 0768686504
Release Date: 2009-05-26
Genre: Computers

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, learn how to use today’s key networking techniques and technologies to build, secure, and troubleshoot both wired and wireless networks. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you master every skill you need–from working with Ethernet and Bluetooth to spam prevention to network troubleshooting. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common networking tasks. Q&A sections at the end of each hour help you test your knowledge. By the Way notes present interesting information related to the discussion. Did You Know? tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks. Watch Out! cautions alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them. Learn how to… Choose the right network hardware and software and use it to build efficient, reliable networks Implement secure, high-speed Internet connections Provide reliable remote access to your users Administer networks to support users of Microsoft, Linux, and UNIX environments Use low-cost Linux servers to provide file and print services to Windows PCs Protect your networks and data against today’s most dangerous threats Use virtualization to save money and improve business flexibility Utilize RAID technologies to provide flexible storage at lower cost Troubleshoot and fix network problems one step at a time Preview and prepare for the future of networking

Python in 24 Hours Sams Teach Yourself

Author: Katie Cunningham
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133354461
Release Date: 2013-09-10
Genre: Computers

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Python in 24 Hours will help you get started fast, master all the core concepts of programming, and build anything from websites to games. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll move from the absolute basics through functions, objects, classes, modules, database integration, and more. Every lesson and case study application builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Python development tasks. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. Notes present interesting information related to the discussion. Tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks. Warnings alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them. Learn how to… Install and run the right version of Python for your operating system Store, manipulate, reformat, combine, and organize information Create logic to control how programs run and what they do Interact with users or other programs, wherever they are Save time and improve reliability by creating reusable functions Master Python data types: numbers, text, lists, and dictionaries Write object-oriented programs that work better and are easier to improve Expand Python classes to make them even more powerful Use third-party modules to perform complex tasks without writing new code Split programs to make them more maintainable and reusable Clearly document your code so others can work with it Store data in SQLite databases, write queries, and share data via JSON Simplify Python web development with the Flask framework Quickly program Python games with PyGame Avoid, troubleshoot, and fix problems with your code

Sams Teach Yourself JavaScript in 24 Hours

Author: Phil Ballard
Publisher: Sams Publishing
ISBN: 9780133048315
Release Date: 2012-11-05
Genre: Computers

Learn JavaScript in 24 Hours Covers JavaScript 1.8+, Ajax and jQuery In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you can learn how to create dynamic, interactive Web pages with the popular and ubiquitous JavaScript web programming language. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book clearly and carefully walks you through basic concepts and techniques, and helps you learn the essentials of JavaScript programming from the ground up. Learn how to… Use JavaScript to build dynamic, interactive Web pages Debug scripts Create scripts that work in all browsers Work with HTML5 and CSS3 Leverage the popular jQuery library Control CSS with simple JavaScripts Add Ajax effects to your web pages Script animations and music Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common JavaScript programming tasks Quizzes at end of every chapter help you build and test your knowledge Interactive online exercises let you practice what you learn at the Codecademy web site with no downloads or installation needed Sams Publishing has teamed up with Codecademy — the online place where anyone can learn and teach coding — to provide readers of Sams Teach Yoruself JavaScript in 24 Hours with an exclusive area on the Codecademy web site where you can supplement what you've learned in this book with some fun, fully interactive exercises and projects. After reading a lesson in the book you can roll up your sleeves and get some hands-on coding experience at codecademy.com/tracks/teachyourself

HTML CSS and JavaScript

Author: Julie C. Meloni
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780672337147
Release Date: 2014-08-16
Genre: Computers

Provides information on using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to design, create, and maintain Web sites, including formatting text, working with multimedia, and using external and internal links, with practical examples and exercises.