Web Design with HTML & CSS3: Introductory,
8th Edition

Jessica Minnick, Lisa Friedrichsen

ISBN-13: 9781305585768 | ISBN-10: 1305585763

Copyright 2016

| Published 2015

| 304 pages

List Price USD $149.95


Explore the latest industry-leading website development practices with the newest book in the popular Shelly Cashman Series®. For more than three decades, Shelly Cashman Series® books have effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. Now, WEB DESIGN WITH HTML5 AND CSS3: INTRODUCTORY, 8E brings today’s best practice in website development into focus with meaningful applications. HTML5and CSS3 provide the cornerstone technologies you need to pursue a broad range of careers in today’s field of web and mobile app development. This edition clearly and logically presents these technologies as you learn how to write professional HTML5 and CSS3 code using state-of-the-art web page development strategies. You learn the language of today’s web developers as a treasure trove of hands-on exercises helps you create and complete exceptional professional projects that will stand apart in your digital portfolio.

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Jessica Minnick is an Information Technology instructor at Pasco-Hernando State College in New Port Richey, Florida. She has been teaching information technology courses for more than a decade. Prior to becoming an educator, she worked in the marketing and information technology field for the private sector, gaining more than 15 years of web design experience. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, and a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from the University of South Florida.

Lisa Friedrichsen is a professor at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, where she teaches database and web development classes. As an author, she has written several prominent Access, Office and Web-related textbooks. Ms. Friedrichsen combines her ability to teach with extensive industry experience to create clear, practical presentations. She has a B.S. in engineering from Iowa State University and an M.B.A. from Drake University. She worked for a decade at IBM Corporation before becoming a consultant, author and college professor.

  • UPDATED CONTENT COVERS THE LATEST HTML5 and CSS3 STANDARDS. This edition introduces new tags, attributes, and properties that are now part of HTML5 and CSS3.
  • NEW CHAPTERS COVER AUDIO AND VIDEO MEDIA, SOCIAL MEDIA, AND WEBSITE MAINTENANCE. New content shows students how to use built-in media support to easily embed media. Additional content guides students in fully utilizing HTML5 social media add-ons and more. Students also study the essentials of effective website maintenance.
  • HANDS ON EXERCISES PROVIDE A DEEPER LOOK AT ESSENTIAL WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT ISSUES. Significant practice opportunities at the end of each chapter give students an opportunity to review topics critical for creating progressive websites, such as validation, online resources, and best professional practice.
  • CUMULATIVE END-OF-CHAPTER EXERCISES PROVIDE ROBUST REVIEW. New, meaningful hands-on exercises reinforce chapter content and demonstrate how to apply the concepts students are learning.
  • NEW HANDS-ON PROJECTS ADDRESS SIGNIFICANT TRENDS AND TODAY’S BEST PRACTICE. Students work with current projects that reflect the latest developments in the field of web development, such as flexible grids, responsive web design, and mobile-first strategies.
  • STUDENTS LEARN TO MAKE BEST USE OF THE LATEST HTML5 CAPABILITIES. Insights and clear direction throughout this edition guide students through the details of building a complete and effective website with today’s most up-to-date tools.
  • TEXT MATERIAL EMPHASIZES HOW TO DESIGN A WEBSITE FOR MOBILE AND DESKTOP DEVICES. This forward-looking book clearly demonstrates how to create websites for today’s popular mobile, tablet, and desktop devices using responsive design.
  • INSIGHTFUL TIPS AND ADVICE GUIDE LEARNERS IN USING NEW CSS3 STYLES TO ATTRACT CUSTOMERS. Your students gain the skills needed to fully utilize the potential of CSS3 styles to create appealing web design that attracts and retains customers.
  • COVERAGE ADDRESSES HOW TO EFFECTIVELY USE SOCIAL MEDIA WITHIN A WEBSITE. Students learn the keys to embedding social media and building socially interactive websites.
  • INSTRUCTION CLEARLY GUIDES STUDENTS THROUGH PUBLISHING COMPLETED WEBSITES AND ATTRACTING CUSTOMERS. Easy-to-follow directions and helpful professional insights help you teach students to take a website through publication and promotion.

Table of Contents

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1. Introduction to the Internet and Web Page Design.
2. Build a Website with HTML5
3. Enhance a Website with Links and Images.
4. Style a Website with CSS.
A. HTML Quick Reference.
B. CSS Quick Reference.
C. Web Safe Colors.
D. Accessibility Standards and the Web.
E. Symbols and Characters Quick Reference.

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