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Download Designing with Web Standards (3rd Edition) by Ethan Marcotte, Jeffrey Zeldman PDF

By Ethan Marcotte, Jeffrey Zeldman

Best-selling writer, clothier, and internet criteria evangelist Jeffrey Zeldman has revisited his vintage, industry-shaking guidebook. up-to-date in collaboration with co-author Ethan Marcotte, this 3rd version covers advancements and demanding situations within the altering setting of standards-based design.

Written within the related enticing and witty kind, making even the main advanced details effortless to digest, Designing with net criteria continues to be your crucial consultant to making websites that load speedier, achieve extra clients, and value much less to layout and maintain.
* considerably revised—packed with new ideas
* How will HTML5, CSS3, and net fonts swap your work?
* examine new innovations for promoting standards
* switch what “IE6 support” means
“Occasionally (very sometimes) you come back throughout an writer who makes you're thinking that, ‘This man is sensible! And he makes me think smarter, simply because now i ultimately comprehend this concept.’” — Steve Krug, writer of Don’t Make Me imagine and Rocket surgical procedure Made Easy

“A net dressmaker and not using a replica of Designing with internet criteria is sort of a wood worker with no point. With this 3rd variation, Zeldman is still the voice of readability; explaining the complicated in undeniable English for the remainder of us.” — Dan Cederholm, writer, Bulletproof website design and hand made CSS

“Jeffrey Zeldman sits someplace among ‘guru’ and ‘god’ during this industry—and manages to fold knowledge and wit right into a story approximately WHAT net criteria are, HOW standards-based coding works, and WHY we should always care.” — Kelly Goto, writer, net redecorate 2.0: Workflow that Works

“Some books are supposed to be learn. Designing with net criteria is much more: meant to be highlighted, dogeared, bookmarked, shared, handed round, and evangelized, it is going past analyzing to revolution.” — Liz Danzico, Chair, MFA interplay layout, tuition of visible Arts

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Download The Mobile Book (By Smashing Magazine) by Josh Clark, Jeremy Keith, Peter-Paul Koch, Stephanie Rieger, PDF

By Josh Clark, Jeremy Keith, Peter-Paul Koch, Stephanie Rieger, Trent Walton, Brad Frost, Dave Olsen, Dennis Kardys

Fast Overview

Our fresh revealed cellular booklet good points crucial issues you must understand as a clothier, developer or cellular strategist to your web pages. You’ll dive deep into the peculiarities of the cellular undefined, discover responsive layout method, layout styles and optimization concepts, find out about wireframing and prototyping for cellular in addition to the information for designing with gestures and contact. As an additional, the publication offers insights into the preferred structures reminiscent of iOS, home windows telephone and so forth. in addition to introduces constructing and debugging strategies for complicated HTML5 internet applications.

Table of Contents

- Foreword by way of Jeremy Keith

- What’s happening In cellular? by way of Peter-Paul Koch
- the way forward for cellular by way of Stephanie Rieger

- Responsive layout technique by way of Trent Walton
- Responsive layout styles by means of Brad Frost
- Optimizing For cellular through Dave Olson

- Hands-On layout For cellular by means of Dennis Kardys
- Designing For contact by means of Josh Clark

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Download Learning Drupal 6 Module Development: A practical tutorial by Matt Butcher PDF

By Matt Butcher

In Detail
With nice strength comes... super flexibility. Drupal is an award-winning open-source content material administration method, and the feature-packed 6th unlock is true round the nook. It's a modular approach, with a chic hook-based structure, and nice code. those are a number of the perks that make Drupal a call platform for builders who wish the ability of a longtime CMS, however the freedom to make it paintings for them. From social networking to AJAX to e-commerce, the masses of latest modules attest to Drupal's flexibility. if you happen to create a brand new module for Drupal, it suits seamlessly into the feel and appear of your total web site. should you can imagine it in Hypertext Preprocessor, you could code it as a Drupal module.
Dive into Drupal module improvement as we create the thinker Biographies web site, constructing new modules and issues to fulfill useful targets. Create customized content material kinds. upload AJAX performance with the jQuery library. Use exterior XML APIs so as to add content material in your web site. e mail newsletters to web site participants. Use issues. Empower directors with additional good points. And package all of it up in a customized set up profile. You won't discover a "hello world" right here!
If you're desirous to commence growing modules for Drupal 6, this is often your ebook. stroll during the improvement of whole Drupal modules with this primer for personal home page programmers. particularly written for Drupal 6, this ebook gets you coding modules as speedy as attainable, and assist you upload the positive factors that would provide your paintings that pro gloss!
Just getting begun with Drupal improvement? This booklet provide you with a transparent, concise and, after all, useful counsel to take you from the fundamentals of constructing your first module to constructing the abilities to make you a Drupal developer to be reckoned with.
Are you a Drupal developer trying to replace to model 6? This e-book covers the hot and up-to-date APIs to lead your transition to Drupal 6. the hot menu procedure, the types and Schema APIs, and lots of center revisions are lined during this e-book.
What you are going to study from this book?
* A developer's assessment of vital Drupal recommendations and APIs, like nodes, menus, and forms
* utilizing Drupal instruments for module development
* making a new module from scratch
* Harnessing the ability of the Drupal hook system
* utilizing key Drupal functions
* growing customized content material varieties, from uncomplicated to advanced
* appearing database operations
* Writing module installers and uninstallers
* Making Drupal content material to be had to JavaScript with a JSON service
* Interacting with the subject method to construct crisp layouts
* developing richer consumer interfaces with Drupal's JavaScript libraries
* operating with blocks, nodes, activities, and menus
* utilizing an internet carrier to retrieve and exhibit XML data
* developing an management interface
* Customizing consumer profiles
* Writing activities and triggering them with events
* operating with the varieties API
* Defining customized hooks and making modules paintings together
* Exploring the database and schema API
* growing an deploy profile to package deal your modules right into a customized Drupal distribution

Who this publication is written for?
This e-book is written for personal home page builders who are looking to upload customized beneficial properties to Drupal. it is important to understand the fundamentals of Hypertext Preprocessor and MySQL programming, yet no adventure of programming Drupal is needed, even supposing you can be anticipated to be conversant in the fundamental operation of Drupal.

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Download Pro ASP.NET MVC 3 Framework by Adam Freeman, Steven Sanderson PDF

By Adam Freeman, Steven Sanderson

The ASP.NET MVC three Framework is the most recent evolution of Microsoft’s ASP.NET net platform. It offers a high-productivity programming version that promotes cleanser code structure, test-driven improvement, and strong extensibility, mixed with all of the advantages of ASP.NET 4.

during this 3rd version, the middle model-view-controller (MVC) architectural options aren't easily defined or mentioned in isolation, yet are confirmed in motion. You’ll paintings via a longer instructional to create a operating e-commerce internet program that mixes ASP.NET MVC with the most recent C# language good points and unit-testing top practices. by way of gaining this precious, functional event, you’ll realize MVC’s strengths and weaknesses for yourself—and placed your best-learned thought into practice.

The book's authors Steve Sanderson and Adam Freeman have either watched the expansion of ASP.NET MVC because its first liberate. Steve is a well known blogger at the MVC Framework and a member of the Microsoft net Platform and instruments staff. Adam began designing and construction internet purposes 15 years in the past and has been accountable for a number of the world's biggest and so much bold initiatives. you'll be certain you're in secure fingers.
<h3>What you’ll learn</h3>
* achieve a superb architectural figuring out of ASP.NET MVC three, together with uncomplicated MVC
* discover the full ASP.NET MVC Framework
* See how MVC and test-driven improvement paintings in motion
* Capitalize in your present wisdom quick and simply via comparability of good points in vintage ASP.NET to these in ASP.NET MVC
* know about the newest defense and deployment matters, together with these regarding IIS 7
<h3>Who this ebook is for</h3>
This booklet is for net builders with a easy wisdom of ASP.NET and C# who wish (or desire) to begin utilizing the recent ASP.NET MVC three Framework.
<h3>Table of Contents</h3>Part 1
1. the large Idea
2. preparing
three. Your First MVC Application
four. The MVC Pattern
five. crucial Language Features
6. crucial instruments for MVC
7. SportsStore I – a true Application
eight. SportsStore II – Navigation & Cart
nine. SportsStore III - Administration

half 2
10. assessment of MVC projects
eleven. URLs, Routing & Areas
12. Controllers & Actions
thirteen. Filters
14. Controller Extensibility
sixteen. version Templates
17. version Binding
18. version Validation
19. Unobtrusive Ajax
20. jQuery

half 3.
21. safety
22. Authentication & Authorization
23. Deployment

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Download Dependency Injection with AngularJS by Alex Knol PDF

By Alex Knol

Layout, keep watch over, and deal with your dependencies with AngularJS dependency injection

Understand the concept that of dependency injection Isolate devices of code in the course of checking out JavaScript utilizing Jasmine Create reusable parts in AngularJS
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Dependency injection allows higher checking out via permitting us to mock dependencies in checking out environments in order that we simply try something at a time. It additionally permits us to write down extra maintainable code by means of decoupling our gadgets from their implementations. the inducement for utilizing it in AngularJS is to help you transparently load mocked gadgets in tests.

This ebook is a pragmatic handbook to get you begun on dependency injection. it is going to additionally take you alongside the line to making testable and reusable code. making sure productiveness and balance are the 2 most vital issues that you'll learn.

"Dependency Injection with AngularJS" will introduce you to AngularJS utilizing an easy pattern venture. via portraying other ways of constructing code modules, it is going to express you some great benefits of dependency injection. this may result in the facility to create reusable elements which may simply be verified.

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Download Textpattern Solutions: PHP-Based Content Management Made by Nathan Smith, Kevin Potts, Cody Lindley, Robert Sable, Mary PDF

By Nathan Smith, Kevin Potts, Cody Lindley, Robert Sable, Mary Fredborg

Textpattern is a strong, PHP-based content material administration process so one can construct pretty well any form of data-driven web site speedy and simply. it's very well known between designers and builders alike, and has an lively neighborhood of clients. Sound solid? good, you're in luck—this ebook exhibits you the way to take advantage of each element of Textpattern to a pro standard.

Textpattern (and this booklet) appeals to 2 major teams of people:

Firstly, the net dressmaker who has mastered the basics of XHTML and CSS and desires to create websites that experience clean and dynamically altering details, yet isn't really accustomed to server-side coding and databases. by no means fear—Textpattern allows you to combine your XHTML wisdom, placing dynamic elements into your already reliable website design.

Secondly, Hypertext Preprocessor builders who're searching for a content material administration process upon which to construct extra performance and wish a hand with the layout facets in their web site. back, Textpattern fills in these holes.

The ebook leaves no stone unturned. It starts off by way of introducing you to Textpattern and guiding you thru its extremely simple deploy technique. After the center positive aspects of the executive interface are explored, the publication dives into construction websites with TXP, utilizing CSS, articles, varieties, pages, and extra to create absolutely personalized templates.

Development follows subsequent, taking a look at fitting plugins and development your personal customized plugins to extra increase your Textpattern-based website. The ebook concludes with a number of case experiences to supply principles and concept, together with a blog, an e-commerce web site, and an internet assessment listing.

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Download Node Cookbook by David Mark Clements PDF

By David Mark Clements

Over 50 recipes to grasp the artwork of asynchronous server-side JavaScript utilizing Node

* jam-packed with functional recipes taking you from the fundamentals to extending Node together with your personal modules
* Create your personal internet server to work out Node’s gains in action
* paintings with JSON, XML, net sockets, and utilize asynchronous programming

In Detail

The rules of asynchronous event-driven programming are ideal for today's internet, the place effective real-time purposes and scalability are on the leading edge. Server-side JavaScript has been right here because the 90's yet Node obtained it correct. With a thriving group and curiosity from net giants, it may be the Hypertext Preprocessor of tomorrow.

"Node Cookbook" indicates you ways to move your JavaScript abilities to server part programming. With easy examples and assisting code, "Node Cookbook" talks you thru a number of server aspect eventualities frequently saving you time, attempt, and hassle via demonstrating top practices and displaying you the way to prevent protection pretend pas.

Beginning with making your individual internet server, the sensible recipes during this cookbook are designed to easily development you to creating complete net functions, command line functions, and Node modules. Node Cookbook takes you thru interfacing with a number of database backends similar to MySQL, MongoDB and Redis, operating with net sockets, and interfacing with community protocols, reminiscent of SMTP. also, there are recipes on adequately acting heavy computations, protection implementations, writing, your personal Node modules and other ways to take your apps live.

What you are going to research from this book
* Write and submit your individual modules
* Interface with quite a few databases
* paintings with streams of data
* deal with dossier uploads and publish data
* Use the explicit framework to speed up the improvement of your applications
* know about safeguard, encryption, and authentication techniques


As a part of Packt's cookbook sequence, this ebook is choked with functional recipes that might get you operating successfully with Node from the beginning. each one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a unique element of operating with Node.

Who this publication is written for

If you've gotten a few wisdom of JavaScript and wish to construct speedy, effective, scalable client-server strategies, then Node Cookbook is for you. skilled clients of Node will increase their talents even though no matter if you haven't labored with Node sooner than, those functional recipes will make it effortless to get started.

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Download JavaScript Cookbook (2nd Edition) by Shelley Powers PDF

By Shelley Powers

Challenge fixing with JavaScript is lots trickier now that its use has multiplied significantly in measurement, scope, and complexity. This cookbook has your again, with recipes for universal projects around the JavaScript international, no matter if you re operating within the browser, the server, or a cellular setting. every one recipe comprises reusable code and useful recommendation for tackling JavaScript items, Node, Ajax, JSON, facts patience, graphical and media purposes, advanced frameworks, modular JavaScript, APIs, and lots of comparable technologies.

Aimed at those that have a few adventure with JavaScript, the 1st half covers conventional makes use of of JavaScript, besides new principles and more suitable performance. the second one half dives into the server, cellular improvement, and a plethora of modern instruments. You ll retailer time and examine extra approximately JavaScript within the process.

Topics include:

Classic JavaScript: Arrays, services, and the JavaScript ObjectAccessing the person interfaceTesting and accessibilityCreating and utilizing JavaScript librariesClient-server conversation with AjaxRich, interactive net effects

JavaScript, All Blown Up: New ECMAScript regular objectsUsing Node at the serverModularizing and coping with JavaScriptComplex JavaScript frameworksAdvanced client-server communicationsVisualizations and client-server graphicsMobile software development"

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Download A Practical Guide to Managing Web Projects by Breandán Knowlton PDF

By Breandán Knowlton

Those that make web content occasionally say that their consumers are unreasonable. those that pay for web pages occasionally say that the pros they rent don't comprehend company and can't follow time cut-off dates. A venture supervisor is correct within the center - and a sensible venture supervisor can solve misconceptions in either instructions whereas inspiring every person concerned to interact creatively.

Veteran venture supervisor Breandán Knowlton has been engaged on the net considering its starting, and has noticeable excellent successes and disastrous disasters alongside the way in which. In dealing with internet tasks he presents recommendation, checklists and instructions for every section of your paintings on a regular internet venture, even if you may have a proper historical past in undertaking administration. From preliminary inception via to ultimate review, this booklet is stuffed with functional rules that will help you make your subsequent net venture a good adventure for everyone.

WHO should still learn THIS BOOK?

Those who proportion accountability for tasks aren't regularly referred to as venture managers. If you're an online specialist, organization imperative, or symbolize an company commissioning an internet site, this publication provide you with the aspect you must hold issues on course on your zone, count on hazards and create delicate relationships between stakeholders.

Topics include:

PART 1: starting A PROJECT

So you’re going to do an online venture? It’s time to think about your ambitions, your venture administration strategy and to caricature out the trajectory of the project’s levels. during this part, I'll study proven undertaking administration methodologies, the simplest methods of working conferences and the tips to promoting internet paintings and providing bids. growing powerful briefs and recommendations, and estimating the dimensions of a possible venture also are right here. as soon as the bid is received and your group is equipped, this part also will offer you information for making plans a good kick-off, workshops and undertaking communications.


At this degree, you’ve acquired the fairway mild and are able to cross ahead with the venture! person and industry learn, content material governance and value trying out all lie prior to you and your group. during this part, I’ll discuss engaging in interviews, developing personas, providing examine, doing content material inventories and designing for usability. making plans the combination procedure and estimating key values on your undertaking also are serious talents during this part of venture management.


The wireframing section brings up plenty of questions of constancy, corporation, and presentation. during this part, I overview taxonomies, paper prototyping, layouts and layout constraints. I’ll additionally speak about a number of the many elements of visible language and photograph layout, as they relate in your venture administration approach, together with the tough comps query, person trip sketches and selecting the proper instruments. With lots of sketches and annotations to symbolize your team’s paintings, you’ll manage to go through the visible layout part with confidence.

PART four: building AND TESTING

Content administration structures and integration current undertaking managers with an array of complex judgements. during this part, I talk about your CMS concepts and discover the maze of integrating with firm databases and purchaser dating structures. As you progress throughout the construct and deployment stages, I'll assist you specialise in swap and threat administration. I’ll additionally talk about many of the checking out and Agile improvement ideas that might support your group in the course of the project.


With the venture nearing finishing touch, one can find the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel. yet there are a number of extra issues to handle sooner than the location is going reside. during this part, I talk about checklists, catastrophe making plans, social business plan, handover, pursuits, metrics, analytics, and changing your accomplished initiatives into glowing case stories. i'll additionally evaluate a couple of instruments and methods for making plans for the long run after wrap-up is finished, together with help contracts and workforce improvement.

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Download Pro Drupal Development (2nd Edition) by John K. VanDyk PDF

By John K. VanDyk

Greatly praised for its in–depth insurance of Drupal internals, bestselling Pro Drupal Development has been thoroughly up to date for Drupal 6 during this most up-to-date variation, and there are much more tips of the exchange that can assist you additional your self as a certified Drupal developer.

Assuming you understand find out how to set up and convey a customary set up on-line, John okay. VanDyk promises every thing else you want to customise your Drupal install despite the fact that you notice healthy. Pro Drupal improvement, moment Edition delves deep into Drupal internals, exhibiting you ways to take complete good thing about its strong architecture.

What you’ll learn
* the way to create your personal modules, advance your individual subject matters, and convey your individual filters.
* research the internal workings of every key a part of Drupal, together with consumer administration, classes, the node procedure, caching, and many of the APIs on hand to you.
* notice tips on how to optimize your Drupal deploy to accomplish good below high–load situations.
* achieve the data had to safe your Drupal deploy and different top perform techniques.
* discover ways to combine Ajax into and internationalize your Drupal net site.

Who is that this e-book for?
Web builders retaining and developing websites with Drupal. it's assumed that you just already be aware of the fundamentals of Drupal and may be able to set up and produce up a easy deploy. This publication takes you deeper into the internals of Drupal and teaches tips to tweak and regulate it as a way to create that ideal website. easily placed, while you are operating with Drupal, you would like Pro Drupal improvement, moment Edition.

About the Apress seasoned Series
The Apress professional sequence books are useful, expert tutorials to maintain you on and relocating up the pro ladder.

You have got the activity, now you must hone your abilities in those difficult aggressive instances. The Apress seasoned sequence expands your talents and services in just the parts you wish. grasp the content material of a professional publication, and you'll constantly be capable of get the activity performed in a qualified improvement undertaking. Written by way of specialists of their box, professional sequence books from Apress provide the hard–won suggestions to difficulties you'll face on your specialist programming career.

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