From the Back Cover
Work with rules, style sheets, and proper syntax
Build dynamic web pages using solid structure and the latest tools
Avoid common HTML5 and CSS3 challenges and mistakes
Build cool web pages with basic markup language. This book makes it easy.
Does creating web pages seem daunting? Relax! HTML5, the latest version of HTML, makes it even easier for anyone to learn how to create or edit web pages. With a little stick-to-it-iveness and this clear, accessible book, you will master the basics of HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) language and start creating your own awesome sites on the World Wide Web.
First, the rules ― understand the syntax of HTML markup, see how web pages are organized, and create your very first web page from scratch
Heads and bodies ― dive head-first into HTML elements, add paragraphs (and other containers) for text, and create lists and tables
Get engaged ― entice your visitors with links, images, audio, video, and streaming media
Step out in (CSS) style ― use Cascading Style Sheets to control layout and enhance the look and feel of your pages
Go mobile ― ensure that your pages play well with mobile devices
Open the book and find:
The four basics steps of creating a web page
How to save, view, and post your new web page
What search engines do with your metadata
Details for controlling text blocks, lists, and tables
Ways to create links to documents and other websites
Techniques for setting CSS style rules
HTML dos and don’ts to remember
About the Author
Ed Tittel is a 30-year veteran of the technology industry with more than 140 computing books to his credit, including the bestselling HTML For Dummies.
Chris Minnick runs Minnick Web Services. He teaches, speaks, and consults on web-related topics and has contributed to numerous books, including WebKit For Dummies.