Title : Web Design with HTML and CSS Digital Classroom, (Book and Video Training) ISBN/ISSN : 9780470583609 Description : Synopsis: "An invaluable full-color training package for Web design Web design consists of using multiple software tools and codes-such as Dreamweaver, Flash, Silverlight, Illustrator, Photoshop, HTML, and CSS, among others-to craft a unique, robust, and interactive websites. This book teaches you how to effectively use all the major tools involved in web design to create a site that is both attractive and functional. You'll go beyond the basics to learn best practices of good web design so you can go from the drawing board to a successful site. Combining full-color, step-by-step instructions with lesson files and video training from web experts is like having your own personal instructor guiding you through each lesson-but you work at your own pace! Discusses properties of good web design and best practices for building a site that is both attractive and functional Offers clear instruction that makes learning complicated tasks less intimidating Demonstrates how to approach site design concept creation and bring a vision from the drawing board through to full and dazzling operability Combines a full color step-by-step instructional book along with lesson files and video training from web design experts This training package takes you beyond the basics in a series of easy-to-absorb, five-minute lessons. "
Title : The Principles of Beautiful Web Design Author : Jason Beaird, James George ISBN/ISSN : 9781457192500 Description : The Principles of Beautiful Web Design is the ideal book for people who can build websites, but are seeking the skills and knowledge to visually enhance their sites. This book will teach you how to: Understand what makes "good design," from discovery through to implementation Use color effectively, develop color schemes, and create a palette Create pleasing layouts using grids, the rule of thirds, and symmetry Employ textures: lines, points, shapes, volumes, and depth Apply typography to make ordinary designs look great Choose, edit, and position effective imagery And lots more... This easy-to-follow guide is illustrated with beautiful, full-color examples, and will lead you through the process of creating great designs from start to finish. The third edition of this book has been greatly revised and now features: Updated and expanded coverage of mobile and responsive web design (RWD) A new sample project New sections on user interface and icon design Common user-interface patterns and resources