Web Design for Teens by Maneesh SethiWeb Design for Teens by Maneesh Sethi

Web Design for Teens

byManeesh Sethi

Paperback | December 1, 2004

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"Web Design for Teens" focuses on the creation and design of Web sites. Using HTML and some basic Web design programs, the book teaches the reader how to skillfully go from a blank slate (such as in Notepad) to a professionally designed Web site. As more and more teenagers and preteens learn about Web sites early in their school years, there is clearly a market for this teen-focused book. Schools are teaching HTML and Web design as early as fifth and sixth grade. Starting with the basics, readers learn the components of a clean web site and what goes into it. Readers then continue on to HTML, Web site design and to how to purchase a domain name as well as host a Web site so others can view it on the Internet. Readers will also be able to take the lessons from the book and build upon them to create even better and more complex sites. In addition, the book provides some directions on how to expand a Web site through JavaScript, Perl, or other scripting languages. Written from the perspective of a teen who, himself, has found success in the world of technology, this book appeals to the young reader in an informative, yet accessible, tone.
Maneesh Sethi is a student at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. As a high-school student, Sethi founded Standard Design, a web-site design company. He is the author of Game Programming For Teens, first and second editions, and Web Design For Teens. Sethi lectures on game programming topics at conferences across the country...
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Title:Web Design for TeensFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 9.06 × 7.31 × 0.69 inPublished:December 1, 2004Publisher:Course Technology PTRLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1592006078

ISBN - 13:9781592006076

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Table of Contents

Part 1. Introduction to Web Design1. Getting to Know Web Sites2. Welcome to Design3. What in a Web Site?Part 2. Coding in HTML4. Getting Comfortable with HTML5. Working with Images and Text 6. Hyperlinks, Lists, and Forms7. Tables and Multimedia8. Cascading Style SheetsPart 3. Breaking into Design9. Navigation10. Choosing and Creating Images 11. Working with Text12. Compatibility and Cleanliness IssuesPart 4. Everything else13. Going Online14. Getting TrafficAppendix A. List of HTML TagsAppendix B. GlossaryAppendix C. Guide to the Companion Web Sites