Joel Sklar has written the definitive text for Web site design, WEB DESIGN PRINCIPLES, 5e, International Edition guiding readers through the entire Web site creation process, while developing and enhancing your HTML, CSS, and visual design skills along the way. Now updated to include the latest Web design technologies and trends, this Fifth Edition features all-new sections on HTML5, CSS3, CSS page layouts, and enhanced navigation as well as technical updates and new screen shots throughout. Beginning with the Web design environment and the principles of sound Web design, readers will continue to planning site layout and navigation, and progress to Web typography, colors and images, working with CSS, and more. Armed with a priceless understanding and plenty of hands-on activities, readers will gain a solid foundation of designing successful, standards-based Web sites that are portable across different operating systems, browsers, and Web devices.
Joel Sklar is an instructional designer and technical trainer specializing in HTML, XML, and Web technologies. He has taught markup languages and Web design to thousands of technical professionals in the New England area. Joel's consulting business offers a range of technical and design classes as well as customized courseware and e-learning development. Known for his lively hands-on demonstrations, Joel has presented at Web and technical conferences throughout the United States.
1. Writing HTML for the Modern Web. 2. Designing the Site. 3. Planning the Site. 4. Introducing Cascading Style Sheets. 5. Creating Web Typography. 6. Using the CSS Box Model. 7. Designing Page Layouts. 8. Incorporating Graphics and Color. 9. Planning Site Navigation. 10. Working with Data Tables. 11. Creating User Input Forms. 12. Putting It All Together.