This book is about more than just Microsoft Expression Web. For most people, a web editor
is a means to an end—that end being a website that establishes a web presence. My goal in
writing this book is for you to be able to use Expression Web to do more than just establish a
presence: my hope is that you will be able to use Expression Web to create a website that fulfills
the site owner’s goals.
This book takes a practical step-by-step approach of teaching the installation and configuration of Joomla! 1.5, customizing it, creating your templates and extensions, and finally, building your own website. This book is suitable for web developers, designers, webmasters, content editors, and marketing professionals who want to develop a website in a simple and straightforward process. It does not require any detailed knowledge of programming or web development, and any IT-confident individual will be able to use the book to produce an impressive website....
Microsoft Office Live Small Business is a suite of Internet-based services for small businesses, designed to get you up and running online quickly and easily – all you need is a computer and an Internet connection and allow to create a professional online presence without the expense of buying a server, setting up a compicated infrastructure and hiring technical staff to maintain it.
Believe it or not, when we were kids the standard way to send a message to a friend or family member
was by mail. Not e-mail, mind you, but the physical kind requiring a stamp on the envelope. Fax
machines came blazing onto the scene and revolutionized communications because, all of a sudden,
you could send a document across the country in a matter of minutes, rather than a number of days.
Personal computers were starting to show up in houses, but they generally cost an arm and a leg,
and they certainly did not have any sort of way of communicating with the outside...
HTML5 & CSS3 for the Real World will show you how to create dynamic websites using these new technologies. No fluff or hype here â€“ Only fun, effective techniques you can start using today.
This easy-to-follow guide covers everything you need to know to get started today. Youâ€™ll master the new semantic markup available in HTML5, as well as how to use CSS3 without sacrificing clean markup or resorting to complex workarounds.
Human beings communicate in four ways.We listen, speak, read, and write.When you were a baby the first
thing you did was listen to the world around you. You recognized voices; you were startled by noises; you
were soothed by music. Then you began to imitate the sounds you heard and you experimented by creating
your own sounds. You learned that crying brought attention, words identified things, and that linking words
together made meaning. Then you learned that symbols on a page held unique meaning, and you learned to
Guide to Creating Website Information Architecture and Content
Information architecture (IA) is an often-overlooked area of website design. Too often, as designers, we just let the CMS we’re using dictate how content for a site is organized. And that works fine as long as the site fits perfectly into the narrow content formats most CMSs are designed around.
But too often, a website’s content breaks the boundaries of most CMSs.
There are many areas of computing that require the creating or editing and manipulating of text. We may need to author or edit plain-text documents for software development, building a website, or even just writing a blog post. While other options exist, Sublime Text 2 is a fast, feature-filled option that allows you to efficiently and rapidly manipulate and author your content or software with ease.
This book is a quick guide to understanding IT policy compliance. It surveys the best steps for preparing your organization's IT operations to comply with laws and regulations - and how to prove compliance to an auditor.
Here is an often requested function to fetch the first day of the month. The function takes a single, optional parameter which is a unix timestamp of any date. The function will then return the unix timestamp of the first day of the month from the UNIX TIMESTAMP. If no timestamp is given, the function defaults to the current month.
The resulting timestamp can then be used with the PHP date() function to manipulated in any way possible. Ideal for calander classes or anywhere the first day of a month is required....
The Dreamweaver MX tutorials are step-by-step lessons, designed to teach you the fundamentals
of Dreamweaver MX. We recommend that you go through the tutorials using the sample files
installed in the GettingStarted folder within the Dreamweaver application folder.
By completing these hands-on tutorials, you’ll learn how to use Dreamweaver’s visual environment
to add design elements as you create web pages and web applications.
This well-crafted and easy-to-use book is a complete guide to creating Joomla! templates for your website. It guides you through setting up a basic workflow for Joomla! template design, debugging and validating the template code, creating drop-down menus, interactive forms, and dynamic forms for your site, and packaging up your finished template in a ZIP file for users. This book is aimed at web designers who want to create their own unique templates for Joomla!.
Apple provides you with all the tools you need to create great Cocoa applications, for free. This set of tools, known
under the name Xcode, comes with Mac OS X, or you can download it from the developer section on Apple’s website.
Several good books on programming for the Mac exist, but they assume that you already have some programming
experience. This book doesn’t. It teaches you the basics of programming, in particular Objective-C programming, using
Xcode. After some 5 chapters, you will be able to create a basic program without a Graphical User Interface (GUI).
No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, without the prior written permission of the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embedded in critical articles or reviews. Every effort has been made in the preparation of this book to ensure the accuracy of the information presented. However, the information contained in this book is sold without warranty, either express or implied.
The goal of this title is to explain the basic steps of creating a WordPress theme. This book focuses on the development, creation, and enhancement of WordPress themes, and therefore does not cover general 'how to' information about WordPress and all its many features and capabilities. This title assumes you have some level of understanding and experience with the basics of the WordPress publishing platform.
The WordPress publishing platform has excellent online documentation, which can be found at http://codex.wordpress.org.
You will learn to create the professional web presence your company needs. The book takes you through the steps necessary to get an internal web portal running for employee use. If you have some programming experience and creativity, this book will help you expand your business presence in a short amount of time. It features simple explanations and proof-of-concept examples throughout. The book concludes with the creation of a web portlet that you can plug into an external website for a web presence....
Internet Marketing can look a little daunting with all of its many components. SEO, PPC, Social Media, Blogs, plus much more! – it can all be quite overwhelming.
In this textbook you will cover the essential topics that make up Internet Marketing as an activity.
It covers where the internet has been and where it is today and it describes what all of the main marketing activities are online.
One of the most popular open source blogging and content management systems, Wordpress lets you create a website to promote yourself or your business quickly and easily—and better yet, it's free. WordPress is a flexible, user-friendly system, and it can be extended with a variety of themes and plugins.
Beginning WordPress 3 is a complete guide for the beginning developer who wants to start using WordPress. You'll learn how to publish and manage online content, add media, create widgets and plugins, and much more....
This book is for developers who are currently using Microsoft ASP.NET and MVC to create websites, and who are interested in creating websites that play nicely with mobile devices or want to update their existing site. If that‘s you, I‘m assuming that you already have a working knowledge of MVC, so this book will not give you introductory lessons of what MVC is or tell you how to use it. It‘s designed to be a quick read for developers and to help them understand the concepts they need to know to improve their websites when it comes to dealing with...