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By Matthew MacDonald

You could simply create a professional-looking web site with not anything greater than a standard computing device and a few uncooked ambition. are looking to construct a web publication, promote items, create boards, or advertise an occasion? No challenge! This pleasant, jargon-free booklet can provide the suggestions, instruments, and recommendation you want to construct a website and get it up at the Web.

The very important belongings you have to know:

-- Master the basics. study HTML5, the language of the Web.
-- Design handsome pages. Use kinds to construct polished layouts.
-- Get it online. discover a trustworthy net host and choose an outstanding internet address.
-- Use time-saving tools. research loose instruments for growing websites and monitoring your visitors.
-- Attract visitors. be sure humans can locate your web site via well known se's like Google.
-- Build a community. motivate repeat visits with social media.
-- Bring within the cash. Host Google advertisements, promote Amazon’s wares, or push your individual items that individuals should buy through PayPal.
-- Add pizzazz. comprise audio, video, interactive menus, and a pinch of JavaScript.

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By Matthew MacDonald

You could simply create a professional-looking web site with not anything greater than a standard computing device and a few uncooked ambition. are looking to construct a web publication, promote items, create boards, or advertise an occasion? No challenge! This pleasant, jargon-free booklet can provide the suggestions, instruments, and recommendation you want to construct a website and get it up at the Web.

The very important belongings you have to know:

-- Master the basics. study HTML5, the language of the Web.
-- Design handsome pages. Use kinds to construct polished layouts.
-- Get it online. discover a trustworthy net host and choose an outstanding internet address.
-- Use time-saving tools. research loose instruments for growing websites and monitoring your visitors.
-- Attract visitors. be sure humans can locate your web site via well known se's like Google.
-- Build a community. motivate repeat visits with social media.
-- Bring within the cash. Host Google advertisements, promote Amazon’s wares, or push your individual items that individuals should buy through PayPal.
-- Add pizzazz. comprise audio, video, interactive menus, and a pinch of JavaScript.

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32 Chapter 3 CSS Primer Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are the means by which you control the appearance (more properly known as presentation) of HTML elements. CSS has a special significance for jQuery for two reasons. The first is that you can use CSS selectors (which I describe in this chapter) to tell jQuery how to find elements in an HTML document. The second reason is that one of the most common tasks that jQuery is used for is to change the CSS styles that are applied to elements. There are more than 130 CSS properties, each of which controls an aspect of an element’s presentation.

In Chapter 4, I introduce the basics of JavaScript, which is the means by which jQuery functionality is defined and applied to HTML content. 60 Chapter 4 JavaScript Primer jQuery is a JavaScript library that you add to your HTML documents and that is executed by a browser. You employ the features of the jQuery library by adding your own code to the document as well – and this requires a basic understanding of how to write JavaScript. In this chapter, I provide a primer for the JavaScript language, focusing on the features that are most pertinent when working with jQuery.

Listing 2-17. Using the DOM to Modify Element Styles ... 5; } } ... In this script, I change the value of the opacity property for all but the first of the img elements in the document. I left one element unaltered so you can see the difference in Figure 2-7. 29 Chapter 2 ■ HTML Primer Figure 2-7. Using JavaScript to change CSS property values Handling Events Events are signals sent by the browser to indicate a change in status of one or more elements in the DOM. There is a range of events to represent different kinds of state change.

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