The CSS3 Anthology

Author: Andrew, Bro Bro
Publisher: SitePoint
ISBN: 9781457191879
Release Date: 2012-03-15
Genre: Computers

The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks is a compilation of best-practice solutions to the most challenging CSS problems. The fourth edition of this best-selling book has been completely revised and updated to cover newer techniques enabled by CSS3 and HTML5, and more recent trends in web design, such as responsive design. It is the most complete question-and-answer book on CSS available, with over 100 tutorials that show readers how to gain more control over the appearance of their web pages, create sophisticated web page navigation controls, and design for alternative browsing devices, including phones and screen readers. The CSS code used to create each of the components is available for download and guaranteed to be simple, efficient and cross-browser compatible.

The CSS Anthology

Author: Rachel Andrew
Publisher: Sitepoint Pty Limited
ISBN: 097584198X
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Computers

Provides information on Cascading Style Sheets, covering such topics as text styling, images, tabular data, forms and user interfaces, and positioning and layout.

CSS The Missing Manual

Author: David Sawyer McFarland
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781491918012
Release Date: 2015-08-13
Genre: Computers

CSS lets you create professional-looking websites, but learning its finer points can be tricky—even for seasoned web developers. This fully updated edition provides the most modern and effective tips, tricks, and tutorial-based instruction on CSS available today. Learn how to use new tools such as Flexbox and Sass to build web pages that look great and run fast on any desktop or mobile device. Ideal for casual and experienced designers alike. The important stuff you need to know: Start with the basics. Write CSS-friendly HTML, including the HTML5 tags recognized by today’s browsers. Design for mobile devices. Create web pages that look great when visitors use them on the go. Make your pages work for you. Add animations that capture the imagination, and forms that get the job done. Take control of page layouts. Use professional design techniques such as floats and positioning. Make your layouts more flexible. Design websites with Flexbox that adjust to different devices and screen sizes. Work more efficiently. Write less CSS code and work with smaller files, using Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets (Sass).

HTML5 CSS3 For The Real World

Author: Alexis Goldstein
Publisher: SitePoint
ISBN: 9781457192784
Release Date: 2015-03-10
Genre: Computers

HTML5 and CSS3 for the Real World is your perfect introduction to the latest generation of web technologies. This easy-to-follow guide covers everything you need to know to get started today. You'll master the semantic markup available in HTML5, as well as how to use CSS3 to create amazing-looking websites without resorting to complex workarounds. You'll learn how to: Lose that pesky Flash habit by embracing native HTML5 video Set type that truly supports your message Build intelligent web forms that users will love! Design modern web apps the shine on mobile devices Create dynamic, efficient graphics on the fly with SVG and canvas Use shiny new APIs to add geolocation and offline functionality Build your own full featured HTML5 website, the HTML5 Herald This easy-to-follow guide is illustrated with lots of examples, and leads readers through the process of creating great websites from start to finish using HTML5 and CSS3.

Cascading Style Sheets

Author: Eric A. Meyer
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 0596005253
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Computers

Demonstrates the control and flexibility Cascading Style Sheets bring to Web design, covering selectors and structure, units, text manipulation, colors, backgrounds, borders, visual formatting, and positioning.

Build an HTML5 Game

Author: Karl Bunyan
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593276782
Release Date: 2015-03-01
Genre: Computers

If you already have even basic familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you’re ready to learn how to build a browser-based game. In Build an HTML5 Game, you’ll use your skills to create a truly cross-platform bubble-shooter game—playable in both desktop and mobile browsers. As you follow along with this in-depth, hands-on tutorial, you’ll learn how to: –Send sprites zooming around the screen with JavaScript animations –Make things explode with a jQuery plug-in –Use hitboxes and geometry to detect collisions –Implement game logic to display levels and respond to player input –Convey changes in game state with animation and sound –Add flair to a game interface with CSS transitions and transformations –Gain pixel-level control over your game display with the HTML canvas The programming starts right away in Chapter 1—no hemming and hawing, history, or throat clearing. Exercises at the end of each chapter challenge you to dig in to the bubble shooter’s code and modify the game. Go ahead. Take the plunge. Learn to create a complete HTML5 game right now and then use your newfound skills to build your own mega-popular, addictive game.

Smashing CSS

Author: Eric Meyer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470970720
Release Date: 2010-11-09
Genre: Computers

PROFESSIONAL TECHNIQUES FOR MODERN LAYOUT Smashing CSS takes you well beyond the basics, covering not only the finer points of layout and effects, but introduces you to the future with HTML5 and CSS3. Very few in the industry can show you the ins and outs of CSS like Eric Meyer and inside Smashing CSS Eric provides techniques that are thorough, utterly useful, and universally applicable in the real world. From choosing the right tools, to CSS effects and CSS3 techniques with jQuery, Smashing CSS is the practical guide to building modern web layouts. With Smashing CSS you will learn how to: Throw elements offscreen/hide them Create body/HTML backgrounds in XHTML Usemore than 15 layout techniques including clearfix, two/three simple columns, faux columns, One True Layout, Holy Grail, em-based layout, fluid grids, sticky footers, and more Use a variety of CSS effects including CSS popups, boxpunching, rounded corners, CSS sprites, Sliding Doors, Liquid Bleach, ragged floats, and more Apply CSS table styling including using thead, tfoot, and tbody, row headers, column-oriented styling (classes); styling data tables with jQuery, tables to graphs, tables to maps; and more Use CSS3 elements including rounded corners, multiple backgrounds, RGBA, using jQuery to do CSS3 selections and so much more. Eric Meyer is an internationally recognized expert on the subjects of HTML, CSS, and Web standards, and has been working on the Web since 1993. Smashing CSS is for developers who already have some experience with CSS and JavaScript and are ready for more advanced techniques. Smashing Magazine (smashingmagazine.com) is one of the world's most popular web design sites. True to the Smashing mission, the Smashing Magazine book series delivers useful and innovative information to Web designers and developers.

HTML5 for Web Designers

Author: Jeremy Keith
Publisher:
ISBN: STANFORD:36105132361283
Release Date: 2010
Genre: HTML (Document markup language)

"HTML5 is the longest HTML specification ever written. It is also the most powerful, and in some ways, the most confusing. What do accessible, content-focused standards-based web designers and front-end developers need to know? And how can we harness the power of HTML5 in today's browsers? In this ... user's guide, Jeremy Keith cuts to the chase with crisp, clear, practical examples ... "--Cover, p. [4].

The WordPress Anthology

Author: Mick Olinik
Publisher: SitePoint
ISBN: 9781457191831
Release Date: 2011-11-30
Genre: Computers

Written for developers, The WordPress Anthology will take you beyond the basics to give you a thorough overview of the WordPress universe. With a cookbook-style approach, you can pick and choose what you need from each chapter to suit your projects. Gain a comprehensive overview of installing, customizing and getting the most out of the web's most versatile content management system Dive into the inner mechanics of WordPress and make the code work the way you want Explore the world of plugins, themes and APIs to add extra functionality Adopt Multisite capabilities to host and manage your own centralized network of WordPress websites Learn how to launch your application on a global scale with localization techniques and marketing tips

JavaScript Web Applications

Author: Alex MacCaw
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781449315283
Release Date: 2011-08-11
Genre: Computers

Building rich JavaScript applications that bring a desktop experience to the Web requires moving state from the server to the client side—not a simple task. This hands-on book takes proficient JavaScript developers through all the steps necessary to create state-of-the-art applications, including structure, templating, frameworks, communicating with the server, and many other issues. Throughout the book, you'll work with real-world example applications to help you grasp the concepts involved. Learn how to create JavaScript applications that offer a more responsive and improved experience. Use the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern, and learn how to manage dependencies inside your application Get an introduction to templating and data binding Learn about loading remote data, Ajax, and cross-domain requests Create realtime applications with WebSockets and Node.js Accept dropped files and upload data with progress indicators Use major frameworks and libraries, including jQuery, Spine, and Backbone Write tests and use the console to debug your applications Get deployment best practices, such as caching and minification

The JavaScript Anthology

Author: James Edwards
Publisher: Sitepoint Pty Limited
ISBN: 0975240269
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Computers

Provides a variety of solutions for common JavaScript questions and problems.

The Web Designer s Roadmap

Author: Giovanni DiFeterici
Publisher: SitePoint
ISBN: 9781457191985
Release Date: 2012-08-29
Genre: Computers

The Web Designer's Roadmap is a full-color book about the creative process and the underlying principles that govern that process. While other books cover the nuts 'n' bolts of how to design the elements that make up websites, this book outlines how effective designers go about their work, illustrating the complete creative process from start to finish. As well as how-to content, the book draws on interviews with a host of well-known design gurus, including Shaun Inman, Daniel Burka, Meagan Fisher, Donald Norman and Dan Rubin. A non-academic book, this is a fun and easy read packed with practical information.

Simply JavaScript

Author: Kevin Yank
Publisher: SitePoint
ISBN: 9781457191664
Release Date: 2007-06-21
Genre: Computers

A guide to the JavaScript programming language covers such topics as document access, events, animation, form enhancements, errors and debugging, and Ajax.

The Art Science of CSS

Author: Cameron Adams
Publisher: Sitepoint Pty Limited
ISBN: 0975841971
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Computers

Provides information on designing and building Web sites using CSS.