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  • Learning Web Design
  • Jennifer Niederst Robbins

  • Publisher:O'Reilly Media
  • Print: August 2012
  • Ebook: August 2012
  • Paperback: 620 pages
  • 21.2 x 21 x 2.6 cm
  • Shipping:International

Jennifer Niederst Robbins

Learning Web Design


The best-selling Learning Web Design has been thoroughly updated to include HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, following current and mobile-friendly best practices. The new edition helps you to:

You'll begin at square one, learning how the Web and web pages work, and then steadily build from there. By the end of the book, you'll have the skills to create a simple site with multi-column pages that adapt for mobile devices.

Each chapter provides exercises to help you to learn various techniques, and short quizzes to make sure you understand key concepts. Learning Web Design, 4e is ideal for students and professionals of all backgrounds and skill levels, whether you're a beginner or brushing up on existing skill.

About the Author

Jennifer Robbins has two decades of web design experience, having designed the first commercial website, O'Reilly's Global Network Navigator (GNN), in 1993. She's the author of O'Reilly's Web Design in a Nutshell, and has taught web design at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston and Johnson and Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island.


"Just an overall fantastic book - great introduction to web design, especially if you're a developer. The HTML and CSS chapters go into great depth on individual quirks and best practices. My favorite part is that she lists out what is industry standard/what most designers choose today".

By Mike from Redmond, WA About Me Developer

"totally enjoyed reading the book, it's the most valuable gift for fresh student who want to learn web development technologies in easy, accurate way .
the book takes u through the chapters HTML5 , CSS and CSS3 with the basic and latest technologies , then guide your path to learn about javascript and JQuery ."

By MarwaGamal from Egypt About Me Developer

"I'm new to Web Design and have several books to help teach me, but this by far is the best. The author writes in a very familiar style so it seems as if you are sitting right in her class. The book is organized in a great way, and explains the various HTML, CSS, and JavaScript elements perfectly. If you are learning HTML5, CSS3, etc. then you need this book."

By mcuomo2013 from Hamilton, NJ

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