240 pages, 7.25 × 8.9 × 0.25 in
May 30, 2013
In Easy Step Limited
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1840785772
ISBN - 13: 9781840785777
From the Publisher
Internet for Seniors in easy steps will help Seniors enjoy the opportunities and the benefits of the Internet. Now, updated for Windows 8, this is a core title for a good Computing books section.
This popular guide, now in its fifth edition, has been updated to cover the latest developments in the realms of the internet and the World Wide Web.
For readers who have never used the internet before and want to get to grips with it quickly, Internet for Seniors in Easy Steps will help them discover the opportunities and the benefits of the Internet, explained in easy steps . The emphasis is on the tasks that users want to carry out over the Internet, rather than the technology and equipment used.
Activities discussed include searching the Internet, solving puzzles and quizzes, playing games of skill such as chess and bridge, planning vacations, exploring arts and crafts, researching your family tree, publishing websites and blogs, receiving RSS feeds, and keeping in touch with family and friends. The book helps make sure that all Internet experiences will be safe, enjoyable and useful. It introduces users to the latest internet browsers, such as Internet Explorer and Chrome, and covers Windows 8.
About the Author
Michael Price is an accomplished In Easy Steps author, IT journalist and systems consultant with a wide experience of computing systems ranging from mainframes to personal computers.
Sue Price has been teaching adult education classes for the over 20 years. She has taught a wide variety of computing classes in addition to CLAIT courses, to students of all ages, and fully understands the needs of newcomers to computing and of those who wish to develop their IT skills and experience.