Teach Yourself Visually HTML5 (Teach Yourself Visually (Tech))

Teach Yourself Visually HTML5 (Teach Yourself Visually (Tech))

By: Mike Wooldridge (author)Paperback

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Make mark-up language more manageable with this visual guide HTML5 is the next-generation of web standard mark-up language, and among other things, it offers amazing new avenues for incorporating multimedia into your sites. What easier way to master all of HTML5's new bells and whistles than with a guide that shows you, screenshot by screenshot, just what to do? Over a hundred tasks that web designers need to know most are explained using, full-color screenshots and how-to steps. From the easy stuff like revised new header and footer elements to complex updates such as canvas and audio, this guide covers the new, as well as most-commonly used, tags and features. * Helps you get up to speed on the completely redesigned new HyperText Markup Language, HTML5 * Shows you how to incorporate rich media content into the sites you design, without relying on proprietary software such as Flash * Explains revisions, from essential structural elements like header and footer to more complex elements such as canvas and audio over a hundred tasks in all * Uses easy-to-follow, full-color, two-page tutorials, so you can see step by step how to do tasks and quickly obtain the information you need Web designers, keep your HTML skills up to date with this "learn-by-seeing," visual guide.

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About Author

Mike Wooldridge is a Web developer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He s written dozens of books for the Visual series. You can access more information about HTML5 and the example files used in this book at his website: www.wooldridge.net/html5

Contents

Chapter 1 Getting Started with HTML5 and Web Pages. Internet Basics 4 Introducing HTML5 6 Explore Web Browsers 8 Explore HTML Editors 9 Understanding HTML5 Syntax 10 New Features in HTML5 12 View HTML5 Code in a Browser 14 Chapter 2 Creating Your First HTML5 Web Page. Understanding HTML5 Document Structure 18 Start an HTML5 Document 20 Save an HTML5 Document 24 View an HTML5 Page 26 Add Metadata 28 Chapter 3 Adding and Modifying Text. Create a New Paragraph 32 Add a Line Break 33 Add a Line Break Opportunity 34 Add a Horizontal Rule 35 Insert a Blank Space 36 Make Text Bold 37 Italicize Text 38 Insert Preformatted Text 39 Insert a Heading 40 Add a Block Quote 41 Add Small Print 42 Insert a Comment 43 Create a Numbered List 44 Create a Bulleted List 46 Create a Nested List 47 Create a Definition List 48 Define an Abbreviation 49 Add a Date and Time 50 Insert Special Characters 52 Special Characters 53 Chapter 4 Adding CSS Styles. Understanding Style Sheets 56 Create an Internal Style Sheet 58 Create an External Style Sheet 60 Link to a Style Sheet 62 Apply a Style Locally 63 Apply a Style to a Tag 64 Apply a Style Using a Class 66 Apply a Style Using an ID 68 Link to Media-specific Style Sheets 70 Link to Style Sheets for iPads, iPhones, and Android Phones 72 Define Styles for Nested Tags 74 Chapter 5 Styling Text. Change the Font Size 78 Indent Text 79 Change the Color of Text 80 Change the Font 82 Change Text Alignment 84 Change the Text Case 85 Control Line Spacing 86 Control Letter Spacing 87 Add Background Colors 88 Style a Bulleted List 90 Chapter 6 Adding Images. Understanding Web Page Images 94 Insert an Image 96 Specify an Image Size 98 Add Alternative Text 100 Create an Image Label 101 Add an Image as a Figure 102 Align an Image Horizontally 104 Align an Image Vertically 105 Center an Image 106 Stop Text Wrap 107 Add Space around an Image 108 Add a Background Image 110 Add a Meter Image 112 Chapter 7 Adding Links. Understanding Links 116 Understanding URLs 117 Link to Another Page 118 Open a New Window with a Link 120 Link to an Area on the Same Page 122 Link to Another File Type 124 Link to an E-Mail Address 126 Change Link Colors 128 Change Link Hover Effects 130 Define Link Relationships 132 Chapter 8 Working with Tables. Understanding Table Structure 136 Add a Table138 Add Table Borders 140 Adjust Cell Padding and Border Spacing 142 Adjust Cell Width and Height 144 Add Column Labels 146 Add a Caption to a Table 147 Add a Background Color to Cells 148 Add a Background Color to a Table 149 Adjust the Table Size 150 Change Cell Alignment 152 Change Table Alignment 154 Extend Cells Across Columns and Rows 156 Use a Table for Page Layout 158 Chapter 9 Creating Forms. Understanding Forms 162 Types of Form Elements 164 Create a Form 166 Send Form Data to an E-Mail Address 167 Add a Text Box 168 Add a Large Text Area 170 Add Check Boxes172 Add Radio Buttons 174 Add a Menu List176 Add a Date and Time Input 178 Add an E-Mail Field 180 Add a URL Field 182 Add a Range Slider 184 Add a File Upload 186 Add a Submit Button 188 Add a Reset Button 189 Require a Field 190 Add a Placeholder 191 Validate Input with a Pattern 192 Chapter 10 Controlling Page Layout. Control Layout 196 Set Width and Height for an Element 198 Use Relative Positioning 200 Use Absolute Positioning 202 Use Fixed Positioning 204 Set Margins 206 Add Padding 207 Align Elements Horizontally 208 Control the Overlap of Elements 210 Apply Styles with a div Tag 212 Chapter 11 Adding Semantic Tags. Define a Section 216 Define an Article 218 Define a Header 220 Define Navigation 222 Define an Aside 224 Define a Footer 226 Chapter 12 Working with JavaScript. Understanding JavaScript 230 Understanding Script Events and Handlers 232 Add JavaScript to a Web Page 234 Link to a JavaScript File 235 Insert the Current Date and Time 236 Display an Alert Message Box 237 Display a Pop-Up Window 238 Create an Image Rollover Effect 240 Show a Hidden Element 242 Change Page Content 244 Display a Calculation 246 Chapter 13 Adding Canvases. Understanding Canvases 250 Set Up a Canvas 252 Draw Rectangles 254 Draw Circles 256 Draw Lines 258 Add Text 260 Add an Image 262 Slice an Image 264 Add a Gradient 266 Rotate Canvas Content 268 Animate Canvas Content 270 Chapter 14 Adding Video and Audio. Understanding Video and Audio 276 Insert a Video File 278 Insert an Audio File 280 Resize a Video 282 Preload Multimedia 284 Loop Multimedia 285 Offer Multiple Sources 286 Support Older Browsers 288 Embed a YouTube Video 290 Chapter 15 Publishing Your Web Pages. Understanding Web Page Publishing 294 Look Up a Domain Name 296 Transfer Files to a Web Server with FileZilla 298 Troubleshoot Your Web Pages 302 HTML Reference 304 Index 312

Product Details

  • publication date: 05/08/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781118063323
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9781118063323
  • weight: 784
  • ISBN10: 1118063325

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