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DHTML and CSS for the World Wide Web
Teague, Jason Cranford.
Personal Author:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Berkeley, Calif. : Peachpit Press, [2001]

Physical Description:
xxii, 592 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
General Note:
"Revised for Internet Explorer 5 and Netscape6"-- Cover.
Format :


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QA76.76.H94 T428 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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DHTML (Dynamic HTML) is a collection of technologies (part HTML, part Javascript) and is a way of scripting web pages for special effects in web site design. This book includes coverage of using DHTML to get information about the browser environment and adding multimedia to a site.

Author Notes

Jason Cranford Teague is a Senior Information Architect for Lante and has designed Web sites for Virgin, WebMD, Coca-Cola, CNN, Bell South, and DuPont. He has written for Macworld, Adobe, C|Net,Tripod, and the London newspaper The Independent. He is the author of the previous edition of this book.

Table of Contents

I Cascading Style Sheets
1 Understanding CSS
2 CSS Basics
3 Font Controls
4 Text Controls
5 List and Mouse Controls
6 Color and Background Controls
7 Border and Margin Controls
8 Positioning Controls
9 Visibility Controls
II Dynamic HTML
10 Understanding DHTML
11 The Document Object Model
12 Learning About Your Environment
13 Dynamic Techniques: The Basics
14 Dynamic Techniques: Advanced
15 Dynamic Techniques: CSS
16 Netscape Layers
17 Internet Explorer for Windows
III Using DHTML And CSS Tools
18 GoLive Primer
19 Dreamweaver Primer
IV Dynamic Web Sites
20 Understanding the Dynamic Web
21 Creating a Dynamic Web Site
22 Web Page Layout
23 Importing External Content
24 Web Site Navigation
25 Controls
26 Special Effects
27 Multimedia
28 Debugging Your Code
29 The Future of the Dynamic Web
Appendix A The DHTML and CSS Browsers
Appendix B CSS Quick Reference
Appendix C DHTML Quick Reference
Appendix D Browser-Safe Fonts
Appendix E Tools of the Trade
Appendix F Further Resources