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1 Hour Web Site: 120 Professional Templates and Skins

1 Hour Web Site: 120 Professional Templates and Skins (Bible) by Michael Utvich, Ken Milhous, Yana Beylinson
Aimed primarily at the beginner, this unique book shows readers how to easily create a wide range of template-based Web sites, ranging from simple one-page sites to blog sites to sophisticated sites designed specifically for professional services or retail
* The CD-ROM is packed with cutting-edge, professionally designed Web site templates that can be put into service immediately
1 Hour Web Site: 120 Professional Templates and Skins (Bible)
Author: Michael Utvich, Ken Milhous, Yana Beylinson
Regular price: $29.99 - our discounted price: $17.71
Published by: Wiley; Paperback; 483 pages; web rating: 5; us
Department: Web Site Design, Internet
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Transcending CSS: The Fine Art of Web Design

Transcending CSS: The Fine Art of Web Design (Voices That Matter) by Andy Clarke, Molly E. Holzschlag
As ther Web evolves to incorporate new standards and the latest browsers offer new possibilities for creative design, the art of creating Web sites is also changing. Few Web designers are experienced programmers, and as a result, working with semantic markup and CSS can create roadblocks to achieving truly beautiful designs using all the resources available.
      In this groundbreaking book, you'll discover how to implement highly original designs through visual demonstrations of the creative possibilities using markup and CSS.
Transcending CSS: The Fine Art of Web Design
Author: Andy Clarke, Molly E. Holzschlag
Regular price: $49.99 - our discounted price: $29.95
Published by: New Riders Press; Paperback; 384 pages
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CSS, DHTML, and Ajax, Fourth Edition VQG

CSS, DHTML, and Ajax, Fourth Edition (Visual QuickStart Guide) by Jason Cranford Teague
The Web doesn't stand still, and neither does this guide: Completely updated to cover the new browsers, standards, and CSS, DHTML, and Ajax features that define the Web today, the one thing that hasn't changed in this edition is its task-based visual approach to the topic. In these pages, readers will find friendly, step-by-step instructions for using CSS, DHTML, and Ajax to add visually sophisticated, interactive elements to their Web sites. Users new to CSS, DHTML, and Ajax will find this a quick, easy introduction to scripting, while more experienced programmers will be pleased to find practical, working examples throughout the book.
CSS, DHTML, and Ajax, Fourth Edition (Visual QuickStart Guide)
Author: Jason Cranford Teague
Regular price: $24.99 - our discounted price: $10.96
Published by: Peachpit Press; Paperback; 576 pages; web rating: ; us
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CSS Web Site Design Hands on Training

CSS Web Site Design Hands on Training (Hands-On Training) by Eric Meyer
These hands-on exercises, complete with insider tips and detailed color illustrations, teach you the latest techniques for designing Web sites with CSS (Cascading Style Sheets). CSS gives you control over the appearance of your Web sites by separating the visual presentation from the content. It lets you easily make minor changes to a site or perform a complete overhaul of the design. In CSS Web Site Design Hands-On Training, you'll start with a review of CSS essentials * Plus much more!
CSS Web Site Design Hands on Training (Hands-On Training)
Author: Eric Meyer
Regular price: $49.99 - our discounted price: $23.74
Published by: Peachpit Press; Paperback; 456 pages; web rating: ; us
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HTML Dog: The Best-Practice Guide to XHTML and CSS

HTML Dog: The Best-Practice Guide to XHTML and CSS by Patrick Griffiths
For readers who want to design Web pages that load quickly, are easy to update, accessible to all, work on all browsers and can be quickly adapted to different media, this comprehensive guide represents the best way to go about it. By focusing on the ways the two languages--XHTML and CSS--complement each other, Web design pro PatrickGriffiths provides the fastest, most efficient way of accomplishing specific Web design tasks. With Web standards best practices at its heart, it outlines how to do things the right way from the outset, resulting in highly optimized web pages, in a quicker, easier, less painful way than users could hope for!
HTML Dog: The Best-Practice Guide to XHTML and CSS
Author: Patrick Griffiths
Regular price: $44.99 - our discounted price: $28.84
Published by: New Riders Press; Paperback; 448 pages; web rating: ; us
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Creating Web Pages For Dummies

Creating Web Pages For Dummies (Creating Web Pages for Dummies) by Bud E. Smith, Arthur Bebak
Creating Web pages isn't just for nerds anymore--far from it. You can't get far in any hobby without participating in its Web community; even the smallest businesses need good-looking, functional Web sites. Those facts mean you must be able to do your own site-building work, and Creating Web Pages for Dummies exists to share the skills you need to learn. This book goes a long way toward explaining Web publishing to newcomers to the field.
Creating Web Pages For Dummies (Creating Web Pages for Dummies)
Author: Bud E. Smith, Arthur Bebak
Regular price: $24.99 - our discounted price: $14.47
Published by: For Dummies; Paperback; 390 pages; web rating: 4; us
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