- Walks readers through the process of creating a basic Web site from scratch using HMTL, the basis for billions of Web pages, and then jazzing it up with advanced techniques from the author's award-winning sites
- Also features exciting new tips and tricks for beginning and advanced users, as well as more expanded examples and samples for users to incorporate in their own sites
- The book moves from basic design and deployment to advanced page layout strategies, showing how to spice up new or existing sites with sound, video, and animation
Part I: Building a Wicked Cool Web Page.
Chapter 1: So What’s All This Web Jazz?
Chapter 2: Building Your First Web Page: HTML Basics.
Chapter 3: Presenting Text Attractively.
Chapter 4: Moving into the 21st Century with Cascading Style Sheets.
Chapter 5: Lists and Special Characters.
Chapter 6: Putting the Web in World Wide Web: Adding Pointers and Links.
Chapter 7: From Dull to Cool by Adding Graphics.
Part II: Rockin’ Page Design Strategies.
Chapter 8: Tables and Frames.
Chapter 9: Forms, User Input, and the Common Gateway Interface.
Chapter 10: Advanced Form Design.
Chapter 12: Advanced Cascading Style Sheets.
Chapter 13: Site Development with Weblogs.
Part III: Expanding Your Page into a Web Site.
Chapter 14: Web Sites versus Web Pages.
Chapter 15: Thinking about Your Visitors and Your Site’s Usability.
Chapter 16: Validating Your Pages and Style Sheets.
Chapter 17: Building Traffic and Being Found.
Appendix A: Step-by-Step Web Site Planning Guide.
Appendix B: Finding a Home for Your Web Site.
Visit the Companion Site.