Category: Web Development

The Mobile Book (By Smashing Magazine)

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

Speedy Overview

Our fresh published cellular booklet beneficial properties an important issues that you have to comprehend as a clothier, developer or cellular strategist on your web content. You’ll dive deep into the peculiarities of the cellular undefined, discover responsive layout procedure, layout styles and optimization recommendations, know about wireframing and prototyping for cellular in addition to the tips for designing with gestures and contact. As an additional, the publication offers insights into the preferred systems comparable to iOS, home windows cellphone and so on. in addition to introduces constructing and debugging thoughts for complex HTML5 internet applications.

Table of Contents

- Foreword by way of Jeremy Keith

PART I—THE cellular LANDSCAPE
- What’s occurring In cellular? by way of Peter-Paul Koch
- the way forward for cellular via Stephanie Rieger

PART II—RESPONSIVE internet DESIGN
- Responsive layout approach through Trent Walton
- Responsive layout styles by way of Brad Frost
- Optimizing For cellular via Dave Olson

PART III—UX layout FOR MOBILE
- Hands-On layout For cellular by means of Dennis Kardys
- Designing For contact through Josh Clark

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Getting a Web Development Job For Dummies

Craving a occupation in net dev? Chart your direction with this useful guide

Getting an online improvement activity For Dummies offers a roadmap to at least one of the "hot jobs" within the booming global of tech. the internet improvement box is big, and it encompasses many genuine capabilities. This publication is helping you realize the net improvement occupation possibilities and ensure the trail you want to take, in line with your personal own wishes and personal tastes, to release your occupation. you are going to find out about a number of occupation techniques, the talents you have to to develop into an enticing candidate, easy methods to move approximately studying the ropes, and proving your skills to a possible corporation or consumer. With such a lot of attainable objectives and not anyone correct method to get there, this publication cuts throughout the confusion to place you at the route to a occupation you want.

The internet improvement is anticipated to develop for the foreseeable destiny, and there's already a scarcity of expert staff to fill the roles. no matter if you lean technical or aesthetic, you'll find your house within the with correct skills—both demanding and soft—and with definitely the right plan. Getting an internet improvement task For Dummies is your advisor to formulating that plan and getting began right.

  • Find formal or casual how one can construct the tech abilities you are going to need
  • Discover the place you slot, no matter if as a freelancer or inside an organization
  • Learn how one can construct a resume, increase a portfolio, and galvanize interviewers
  • Get specialist pointers on discovering assets, construction a name, and more

If your puppy peeves comprise malfunctioning types, flashing banners, and websites that take manner too lengthy to load, the internet improvement international wishes you. yet ahead of you start your trip, you wish a vacation spot and a course in brain. Getting an online improvement activity For Dummies is your roadmap, so that you can set out today.

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Web Design: Introductory (5th Edition) (Shelly Cashman Series)

By Jennifer T. Campbell

Website design: INTRODUCTORY, fifth version explains the relationship among an in depth layout plan that considers viewers expectancies, sound layout ideas and diverse technical concerns to create winning internet sites.

In addition to co-authoring gaining knowledge of pcs, Jennifer T. Campbell has written numerous different best expertise texts, together with studying the net, website design: INTRODUCTORY, MICROSOFT EXPRESSION internet INTRODUCTORY ideas and strategies, desktop LITERACY fundamentals: MICROSOFT place of work 2007 better half, and MICROSOFT place of work speedy REFERENCE POCKET consultant. Ms. Campbell has served fundamental roles in computing device textbook publishing as an editor, writer, and advertising supervisor. She holds a B.A. in English from the school of William and Mary.

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Google Maps JavaScript API Cookbook

By Alper Dincer, Balkan Uraz

This e-book can assist you employ the fantastic source that's Google Maps on your personal ends. From exhibiting maps on mobiles to making GIS functions, this full of life, recipe-packed advisor is all you wish.

Overview

  • Add for your website's performance through the use of Google Maps' power
  • Full of code examples and screenshots for useful and effective learning
  • Empowers you to construct your individual mapping program from the floor up

In Detail

Day by means of day, using position info is changing into progressively more well known, and Google is without doubt one of the major video game changers during this region. The Google Maps JavaScript API is among the so much practical and powerful mapping APIs used between Geo builders. With Google Maps, you could construct location-based apps, maps for cellular apps, visualize geospatial information, and customise your personal maps.

Google Maps API Cookbook is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor that offers you with a couple of transparent, step by step recipes that can assist you to unharness the functions of the Google Maps JavaScript API along side open resource or advertisement GIS servers and companies via a few useful examples of actual global scenarios.

This publication starts off by means of overlaying the necessities of together with basic maps for net and cellular, including vector and raster layers, styling your personal base maps, developing your individual controls and responding to occasions, and together with your personal events.

You will easy methods to combine open resource or advertisement GIS servers and providers together with ArcGIS Server, GeoServer, CartoDB, Fusion Tables, and Google Maps Engine with the Google Maps JavaScript API. additionally, you will expand the Google Maps JavaScript API to push its functions to the restrict with extra libraries and providers together with geometry, AdSense, geocoding, instructions, and StreetView.

This e-book covers every thing you must find out about making a net map or GIS purposes utilizing the Google Maps JavaScript API on a number of platforms.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Create easy maps and show them on cellular devices
  • Style your personal base maps
  • Add your individual tile maps as base maps or overlays
  • Show vector layers on base maps in a number of forms similar to issues, polylines or polygons
  • Parse quite a few vector codecs resembling KML, GeoRSS, GeoJSON, WKT, and so on
  • Create a customized UI and customise your personal how you can keep watch over it
  • Respond to numerous occasions together with cellular gestures
  • Add extra libraries to increase the features of the API
  • Work with Google prone for geocoding, instructions, StreetView, and so on
  • Integrate open resource or advertisement GIS servers or services

Approach

Google Maps API Cookbook follows a fast paced, high-level, based cookbook strategy, with minimum conception and an abundance of functional, real-world examples defined in a radical but concise demeanour that can assist you research speedy and efficiently.

Who this e-book is written for

Google Maps API Cookbook is for builders who desire to the way to do something from including an easy embedded map to an internet site to constructing advanced GIS functions with the Google Maps JavaScript API. it really is unique at JavaScript builders who understand how to get by means of yet who're additionally looking the immediacy of recipe-based advice.

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Getting Started with nopCommerce

By Brandon Atkinson

You should not have to be a techie to take advantage of the facility of nopCommerce to promote your items on-line. This consultant walks you thru the various positive factors of the engine to create an entire operating shop in effortless steps.

Overview

  • Learn to put in and configure nopCommerce that allows you to begin promoting items online
  • Discover the main parts and contours to wake up and working fast
  • Learn the best way to create and deal with items, delivery, and money methods

In Detail

nopCommerce is a strong e-commerce engine that provides you the instruments to construct an internet shop and begin making a living. beginning your personal e-commerce shop can look like a frightening activity. even though, with nopCommerce you could simply commence promoting items on-line very quickly. nopCommerce comes loaded with every thing you want to run a firstclass e-commerce storefront.

Getting all started with nopCommerce walks you thru all of the steps to get your storefront up and working. you'll the right way to obtain and set up nopCommerce, in addition to the right way to configure all of the major parts of the storefront. From studying concerning the public dealing with storefront to handling orders within the backend, you could have the entire talents had to run a profitable store.

Getting began with nopCommerce is a step by step advisor for developing your on-line shop with nopCommerce, permitting you to construct a feature-rich and customizable shop to promote your items on-line. It publications you thru install, the general public dealing with storefront, configuration, including items, accepting funds, and processing orders. As you're employed via each one bankruptcy, your on-line shop will develop in scope and performance. by the point you end this e-book, you may have an entire and dealing store.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Download and set up nopCommerce
  • Discover the storefront and the way your shoppers will navigate via your store
  • Learn so as to add items to delivery orders
  • Build your individual e-commerce storefront and begin promoting items online
  • Set up and configure transport equipment for orders together with UPS, FedEx, and USPS
  • Create customized pages to reveal content material for your customers
  • Manage e mail templates to speak with customers
  • Learn to establish and configure check prone together with PayPal, Google Checkout, and Authorize.net

Approach

A pleasant, instructional sort booklet, on the way to assist you examine your approach via making a stay storefront with nopCommerce in a step by step manner.

Who this booklet is written for

Getting begun with nopCommerce is for an individual who desires to promote items on-line utilizing nopCommerce. when you are a non-technical individual and are discouraged by means of the complexity of this strong e-commerce program, then this ebook is for you.

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Web Design in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference (In a Nutshell (O'Reilly))

Are you continue to designing websites like it really is 1999? if that is so, you are in for a shock. because the final variation of this e-book seemed 5 years in the past, there was an immense weather swap with reference to net criteria. Designers are not any longer utilizing (X)HTML as a layout software, yet as a way of defining the that means and constitution of content material. Cascading type Sheets aren't any longer simply anything attention-grabbing to tinker with, yet relatively a competent strategy for dealing with all concerns of presentation, from fonts and colours to the format of the whole web page. in truth, following the criteria is now a mandate net design.

Our renowned reference, Web layout in a Nutshell, is among the first books to catch this new internet panorama with an version that is been thoroughly rewritten and extended to mirror the cutting-edge. as well as being an authoritative reference for (X)HTML and Cascading type Sheets, this booklet additionally presents an outline of the original standards of designing for the internet and will get to the nitty-gritty of JavaScript and DOM Scripting, internet portraits optimization, and multimedia creation. it truly is an integral instrument for internet designers and builders of all levels.

The 3rd version covers those modern website design topics:

  • Structural layer: HTML 4.01 and XHTML 1.0 (9 chapters), together with an alphabetical reference of all components, attributes and personality entities
  • Presentation layer: Ten all-new chapters on Cascading sort Sheets, point 2.1, together with an alphabetical reference of all houses and values.
  • Behavior layer: JavaScript and scripting with the record item version (DOM)
  • Web atmosphere: New net criteria, browsers, exhibit units, accessibility, and internationalization
  • Web photos optimization: generating lean and suggest GIF, JPEG, PNG, and lively GIFs
  • Multimedia: internet audio, video, Flash, and PDF

Organized in order that readers can locate solutions fast, Web layout in a Nutshell, 3rd version is helping skilled designers arise to hurry fast on standards-based website design, and serves as a short reference for these already accustomed to the recent criteria and technology.

There are many books for net designers, yet none that handle this type of wide selection of themes. discover why approximately part 1000000 purchasers have made this the most well-liked website design booklet available.

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Foundation XML for Flash

By Sas Jacobs

* most likely large marketplace, because of wealthy net purposes turning out to be in reputation, and Microsoft workplace and .NET improvement being so well known – this books indicates tips on how to use XML and Flash to combine those MS applied sciences with easy wealthy web functions.

* there isn't any different booklet out there that covers this subject region.

* ebook helps subsequent model of Flash, that is additionally a wide marketplace region.

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REST in Practice: Hypermedia and Systems Architecture

By Jim Webber, Savas Parastatidis, Ian Robinson

Why do not commonplace firm initiatives cross as easily as tasks you strengthen for the internet? Does the remaining architectural variety relatively current a workable substitute for construction disbursed platforms and enterprise-class applications?

during this insightful ebook, 3 Soa specialists supply a down-to-earth rationalization of leisure and reveal how one can enhance basic and stylish disbursed hypermedia platforms by means of making use of the Web's guiding ideas to universal firm computing difficulties. you are going to examine ideas for imposing particular internet applied sciences and styles to resolve the desires of a regular corporation because it grows from modest beginnings to turn into a world enterprise.

  • Learn simple net strategies for program integration
  • Use Http and the Web’s infrastructure to construct scalable, fault-tolerant company applications
  • Discover the Create, learn, replace, Delete (Crud) development for manipulating resources
  • Build Restful prone that use hypermedia to version kingdom transitions and describe company protocols
  • Learn find out how to make Web-based strategies safe and interoperable
  • Extend integration styles for event-driven computing with the Atom Syndication structure and enforce multi-party interactions in AtomPub
  • Understand how the Semantic net will impression platforms design

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Web Development with Django Cookbook - Second Edition

Key Features

  • This is the most recent publication out there to help you make the most of the recent positive aspects further to Django 1.8
  • This booklet contains recipes of various complexities that will help you create multilingual, responsive, and scalable web content with Django
  • This up-to-date variation teaches you significant Django capabilities and should assist you increase your abilities through constructing types, kinds, perspectives, and templates

Book Description

Django is an online framework that was once designed to strike a stability among fast net improvement and excessive functionality. It has the ability to deal with functions with excessive degrees of person site visitors and interplay, and will combine with big databases at the backend, continually accumulating and processing information in genuine time.

Through this e-book, you will discover that amassing facts from diversified assets and offering it to others in numerous codecs isn't really as tricky as you notion. It follows a task-based method of advisor you thru all of the net improvement techniques utilizing the Django framework. we will commence by way of developing the digital setting for a Django undertaking and configuring it. Then you are going to learn how to write reusable items of code on your types and how one can deal with database schema adjustments utilizing South migrations. After that, we are going to take you thru operating with kinds and perspectives to go into and checklist information. With useful examples on utilizing templates and JavaScript jointly, you'll find the right way to create the simplest consumer adventure. within the ultimate chapters, you can be brought to a couple programming and debugging methods and eventually, you may be proven the way to try out and installation the venture to a distant devoted server.

By the tip of this ebook, you may have an excellent knowing of the recent beneficial properties additional to Django 1.8 and be a professional at internet improvement processes.

What you are going to learn

  • Get begun with the fundamental configuration essential to begin any Django project
  • Build a database constitution out of reusable version mixins
  • Manage varieties and perspectives and get to grasp a few necessary styles which are used to create them
  • Create convenient template filters and tags so that you can reuse in each project
  • Integrate your personal performance into the Django CMS
  • Manage hierarchical constructions with MPTT
  • Import information from neighborhood resources and exterior net companies in addition to exporting your facts to 3rd parties
  • Implement a multilingual seek with Haystack
  • Test and set up your venture efficiently

About the Author

Aidas Bendoraitis has been professionally operating with net applied sciences for over a decade. during the last 9 years at a Berlin-based corporation, studio 38 natural conversation GmbH, he has constructed a couple of small-scale and large-scale Django projects―mostly within the cultural area―together with an artistic crew. for the time being, he's additionally operating as a software program architect at a London-based cellular startup, Hype.

Aidas on a regular basis attends meetups of Django consumer crew Berlin, sometimes visits Django and Python meetings, and writes a blog approximately Django: http://djangotricks.blogspot.com/.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting begun with Django 1.8
  2. Database Structure
  3. Forms and Views
  4. Templates and JavaScript
  5. Custom Template Filters and Tags
  6. Model Administration
  7. Django CMS
  8. Hierarchical Structures
  9. Data Import and Export
  10. Bells and Whistles
  11. Testing and Deployment

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