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CSS Essentials

By Smashing Magazine

While builders brush off CSS to be aware of JavaScript functionality, they could be overlooking a few nice functions of CSS. This book, "CSS Essentials" (eBook #18), explores a few functional implementations of CSS, together with utilization of pseudo-elements in CSS, decoupling HTML from CSS, sleek CSS layouts with equivalent peak columns, taming complex CSS selectors, and so on. those options and articles can help increase either the functionality and maintainability of your web content throughout browsers.


- Backgrounds In CSS: every little thing you must Know
- The secret Of The CSS drift Property
- The Z-Index CSS estate: A entire Look
- CSS Sprites: helpful strategies, Or strength Nuisance?
- sleek CSS Layouts: the basic Characteristics
- sleek CSS Layouts, half 2: the fundamental Techniques
- Writing CSS For Others
- Decoupling HTML From CSS
- CSS Specificity And Inheritance
- equivalent peak Column Layouts With Borders And adverse Margins In CSS
- !important CSS Declarations: How And whilst to exploit Them
- CSS Sprites Revisited
- studying to exploit The :before And :after Pseudo-Elements In CSS
- Taming complicated CSS Selectors
- Six CSS format positive aspects to seem ahead To

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Creating Flat Design Websites

By Antonio Pratas

Design and strengthen your individual flat layout web content in HTML

About This Book

  • Learn what flat layout is and the way you could create your personal flat layout projects
  • Discover the way to create flat designs with out wasting any performance or ease of use
  • Learn tips to enhance your HTML web site utilizing frameworks to avoid wasting time
  • Utilize Designmodo's Flat UI equipment and create considered one of your own

Who This ebook Is For

Whether you're beginning in your trip in net improvement otherwise you are a professional developer willing to advance in flat then this ebook is for you.

What you are going to Learn

  • Get to grips with flat layout and the way you could create your individual flat layout projects
  • Discover find out how to create flat designs with no wasting any performance or ease of use
  • Develop your HTML web site utilizing frameworks to avoid wasting time
  • Plan and set up your web site sections and content
  • Design the format for a flat layout website
  • Understand universal flat layout usability errors and the way to prevent them
  • Use Designmodo Flat UI package to reinforce your flat layout websites
  • Create your individual Flat UI equipment for destiny projects

In Detail

Flat layout is an easy but visually attractive and more and more well known kind, fairly stable for individuals simply beginning to advance their very own web pages. This publication lets you create an easy and stable having a look product within the flat layout style.

Creating Flat layout web content will disguise the origins of flat layout, its ideas as a visible kind, and the way to begin designing straight away, regularly to ensure that the interface designed does not be afflicted by usability difficulties. discover ways to layout and advance your flat web site with exterior frameworks to avoid wasting money and time on your venture. The e-book additionally provide you with tips on how to keep away from the usability blunders that ordinarily accompany this sort because of its easy glance and components, in addition to find out how to begin constructing the glance of your web site in HTML and CSS. eventually, you'll find out how you could create your personal Flat UI equipment to fit your needs.

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ASP.NET Web API 2: Building a REST Service from Start to Finish

By Jamie Kurtz, Brian Wortman

The ASP.NET MVC Framework has continuously been an exceptional platform on which to enforce REST-based providers, however the advent of the ASP.NET net API Framework raised the bar to a complete new level.

Now in free up model 2.1, the net API Framework has advanced right into a robust and refreshingly usable platform. This concise e-book offers technical heritage and counsel that would make it easier to most sensible use the ASP.NET internet API 2 Framework to construct world-class relaxation services.

New content material during this version includes:

  • New features in internet API 2 (currently model 2.1).
  • Support for partial updates, or PATCH.
  • API versioning.
  • Support for legacy SOAP-based operations.
  • How to deal with non-resource APIs utilizing REST
  • How to most sensible reveal relationships among resources
  • JSON net Tokens, CORS, CSRF

Get prepared for authors Jamie Kurtz and Brian Wortman to take you from 0 to leisure carrier hero very quickly in any respect. No earlier event with ASP.NET net API is needed; all internet API-related strategies are brought from uncomplicated rules and constructed to the purpose the place you should use them in a construction approach. a great operating wisdom of C# and the .NET Framework are the one must haves to top take advantage of this book.

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Phishing Exposed

By Lance James

Phishing uncovered unveils the options phishers hire that permit them to effectively dedicate fraudulent acts opposed to the worldwide monetary undefined.

Also highlights the incentive, psychology and criminal elements encircling this misleading artwork of exploitation. The exterior danger review group will define leading edge forensic suggestions hired so as to unveil the identities of those prepared members, and doesn't hesitate to stay candid concerning the criminal problems that make prevention and apprehension so tough this present day.

This name offers an in-depth, high-tech view from each side of the enjoying box, and is a true eye-opener for the common web person, the complex protection engineer, on up during the senior govt administration of a bank. this is often the e-book to supply the intelligence essential to remain one step sooner than the enemy, and to effectively hire a pro-active and assured method opposed to the evolving assaults opposed to e-commerce and its buyers.

* Unveils the options phishers hire that let them to effectively devote fraudulent acts
* deals an in-depth, high-tech view from each side of the taking part in box to this present epidemic
* remain one step prior to the enemy with all of the most modern details

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Pro Spring MVC: With Web Flow (Expert's Voice in Spring)

By Marten Deinum, Koen Serneels

Pro Spring MVC presents in-depth insurance of Spring MVC and Spring net circulation, hugely customizable and strong internet frameworks delivered to you via the builders and group of the Spring Framework.

Spring MVC is a latest net software framework equipped upon the Spring Framework, and Spring internet circulate is a undertaking that enhances Spring MVC for construction reusable net controller modules that encapsulate wealthy web page navigation principles. besides unique research of the code and performance, plus the 1st released assurance of Spring internet circulate 2.x, this ebook contains a number of advice and tips to assist you get the main out of Spring MVC, Spring net movement, and internet improvement in general.

Spring MVC and Spring net stream were upgraded within the new Spring Framework 3.1 and are engineered with very important issues for layout styles and specialist object-oriented programming concepts. This booklet explains not just the layout judgements of the frameworks, but in addition how one can observe comparable designs and methods in your personal code.

This booklet takes nice care in overlaying each inch of Spring MVC and Spring internet circulate to offer you the total photo. in addition to the entire most sensible identified beneficial properties of those frameworks, you’ll realize a few new hidden treasures. You’ll additionally the way to appropriately and correctly expand the frameworks to create custom-made strategies. This book is for an individual who needs to put in writing powerful, smooth, and beneficial internet functions with the Spring Framework.

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Jump Start Responsive Web Design

Get a bounce begin on Responsive website design today!

Responsive website design is redefining the way in which web pages are designed, permitting you to craft web pages that bring unheard of reviews for your clients - whether or not they take place to be utilizing a computer laptop, capsule or cellular gadget.

In only one weekend with this SitePoint publication, you will find out how to:

  • Use media queries to maximise web site usability
  • Harness the facility of fluid grids
  • Use dynamic pictures to immediately scale and choose acceptable images

Plus you will find tips on how to use responsive content material and a cellular first approach.

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Clout: The Art and Science of Influential Web Content (Voices That Matter)

By Colleen Jones

Effects. everybody wishes them, even if to promote extra items, unfold reliable rules, or win extra investment. In our busy electronic global, the right way to effects is influencing humans on the internet. yet how?

An advert crusade won't minimize it. A Twitter account doesn't warrantly it. Manipulative methods will backfire. as an alternative, you wish caliber, compelling web pages that pulls humans and engages them for the lengthy haul.
Clout explains the foremost ideas of impact and the way to use them to web pages. alongside the way in which, these ideas come to existence with useful examples from, Newell Rubbermaid, facilities for sickness keep an eye on and Prevention, and lots of extra manufacturers. With this booklet, you'll:
* realize why a know-how characteristic, campaign, search engine optimization attempt, or redecorate aren't adequate to steer on-line.
* comprehend the company worth of compelling net content. 
* study eight ideas for impression from the artwork of rhetoric and the technology of psychology.
* discover what context is and why it's so vital to persuade.
* leap commence your making plans for content material with a content material short.
* the way to evaluation your websites and be sure even if it's creating a difference.
Foreword via Karen McGrane, handling accomplice of Bond paintings + Science

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PHP Solutions: Dynamic Web Design Made Easy

By David Powers

This is the 3rd variation of David Powers' highly-respected PHP options: Dynamic website design Made Easy. This new version has been up to date via David to include adjustments to Hypertext Preprocessor because the moment version and to provide the newest techniques—a vintage consultant modernized for twenty first century personal home page options, techniques, and most sensible practices.

You have the desire to make your web pages extra dynamic through including a suggestions shape, making a inner most zone the place participants can add pictures which are immediately resized, or maybe storing your whole content material in a database. the matter is, you are not a programmer and the concept of writing code sends a relax up your backbone. or even you have got dabbled a piece in Hypertext Preprocessor and MySQL, yet you cannot get earlier child steps. If this describes you, then you could have simply chanced on definitely the right publication. personal home page and the MySQL database are deservedly the preferred mix for growing dynamic web pages. they are unfastened, effortless to take advantage of, and supplied by means of many internet hosting businesses of their typical packages.

Unfortunately, such a lot Hypertext Preprocessor books both count on you to be a professional already or strength you to head via never-ending workouts of little functional price. against this, this ebook supplies genuine worth immediately via a chain of functional examples for you to comprise without delay into your websites, optimizing functionality and including performance comparable to dossier importing, e-mail suggestions types, snapshot galleries, content material administration structures, and masses extra. each one answer is created with not just performance in brain, but in addition visible design.

But this booklet does not simply supply a set of ready-made scripts: every one Hypertext Preprocessor resolution builds on what is long past ahead of, instructing you the fundamentals of Hypertext Preprocessor and database layout quick and painlessly. through the tip of the publication, you should have the arrogance to begin writing your personal scripts or—if you want to go away that activity to others—to adapt present scripts on your personal specifications. correct from the beginning, you are proven how effortless it truly is to guard your websites through adopting safe coding practices.

What you’ll learn

  • Updates to the second one variation with the most recent Hypertext Preprocessor ideas for contemporary, dynamic net design
  • Create dynamic web pages with layout and value in brain, in addition to functionality
  • Understand how Hypertext Preprocessor scripts paintings, supplying you with self assurance to conform them for your personal needs
  • Bring on-line types to existence, money required fields, and confirm person enter is secure to process
  • Upload documents and immediately create thumbnails from better images
  • Manage site content material with a searchable database

Who this booklet is for

it is a "must have" reference publication for any net developer utilizing Hypertext Preprocessor scripting language. while you are new to dynamic website design with Hypertext Preprocessor, then David will introduce you to the center recommendations and techniques for dynamic personal home page websites, prepared for the twenty first century! in case you have learn both of the sooner variants, then this replace will carry you the most recent Hypertext Preprocessor ideas and top practices.

Table of Contents

  1. What Is PHP—And Why should still I Care?
  2. Getting able to paintings with PHP
  3. How to write down Hypertext Preprocessor Scripts
  4. Lightening Your Workload with Includes
  5. Bringing varieties to Life
  6. Uploading Files
  7. Using Hypertext Preprocessor to regulate Files
  8. Generating Thumbnail Images
  9. Pages that celebrate: uncomplicated Login and Multipage Forms
  10. Getting begun with a Database
  11. Connecting to to a Database with Hypertext Preprocessor and SQL
  12. Creating a Dynamic photograph Gallery
  13. Managing Content
  14. Formatting textual content and Dates
  15. Pulling facts from a number of Tables
  16. Managing a number of Database Tables
  17. Authenticating clients with a Database

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Adobe Muse on Demand

By Ted LoCascio

This is often the publication model of the print name. entry to Workshops is accessible via product registration - see directions in again pages of your eBook.

Adobe® Muse™ on Demand
Need solutions speedy? Adobe® Muse™ on call for presents these solutions in a visible step by step structure. Ted LoCascio exhibits you precisely what to do via plenty of complete colour illustrations and easy-to-follow directions.

Illustrations with matching steps
Tasks are offered on one or pages
Numbered Steps advisor you thru every one task
Did you recognize? indicators you to counsel and techniques
See additionally issues you to comparable info within the book

Inside the Book
• Create and deal with your site web page constitution utilizing the sitemap feature
• make the most of grasp pages, simply as you will with Adobe InDesign
• automobile generate navigational menus
• simply fill the browser historical past with a colour or image
• Resize pages instantly as you upload content
• customise prebuilt slideshow and composition widgets
• Use the States panel to create dynamic buttons and rollovers
• Pin snap shots to the browser in order that they stay in place as you scroll
• follow results similar to drop shadows, glows, bevels, and nook effects
• make the most of personality, paragraph, and photograph types to speedy practice and edit formatting
• Preview and attempt web page contents utilizing the in-app Preview Mode
• Embed arbitrary HTML, comparable to a Google map, YouTube video, and Twitter seek widget

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