WordPress 3 Cookbook

By Ric Shreves

This can be a Packt Cookbook, this means that it comprises step by step directions to accomplish a selected target or resolve a selected challenge. there are many screenshots and defined sensible projects to make comprehension quickly and simple. This booklet isn't really in particular for builders or programmers; relatively it may be utilized by a person who desires to get extra out in their WordPress web publication through following step by step directions. A easy wisdom of PHP/XHTML/CSS/WordPress is fascinating yet no longer invaluable.

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Drupal for Education and E-Learning - Second Edition

You need not be a techie to construct a community-based web site to your university. With this consultant to Drupal you may create a web studying and sharing area in your scholars and associates, quick and easily.


  • Create a robust device for conversation between lecturers, scholars, and the neighborhood with minimum programming knowledge
  • Produce blogs, on-line discussions, teams and a media website hosting platform utilizing Drupal
  • Step-by-step directions in a teacher-friendly process; developing your school room site may be an relaxing task

In Detail

As social networks develop into extra well known, their position within the lecture room has come lower than scrutiny. Drupal bargains a large choice of precious instruments for educators. inside a unmarried Drupal website, you could arrange social bookmarking, podcasting, video web hosting, formal and casual teams, wealthy consumer profiles, and different good points normally linked to social internet communities.

" Drupal for schooling and E-Learning - moment variation" teaches you the way to create your individual social networking website to develop educating and studying ambitions within the lecture room, whereas supplying you with entire keep an eye on over positive aspects and entry. speak with scholars, percentage studying assets, and song assignments via easy projects with this hands-on guide.

In this e-book you'll discover ways to set up and configure the default Drupal distribution after which expand it to incorporate blogs, bookmarks, a media sharing platform, and dialogue forums.

The publication additionally covers find out how to set up your web site to simply tune scholar paintings at the website, and the way to regulate who has entry to that info. also, it teaches you the way to make the positioning effortless to exploit, easy methods to retain the positioning, and the way to invite for and obtain assist in the Drupal community.

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Build an intuitive constitution to permit scholars and academics to discover appropriate content material by means of growing blogs for either lecturers and students
  • Create roles and permissions for controlling entry to varied components of the site
  • Share and deal with bookmarks, podcasts, photographs, and video to aid instructing and learning
  • Foster dialogue and communique between lecturers, scholars, and in addition the bigger tuition neighborhood to collaborate on projects
  • Support a number of sessions in the similar site
  • Publish assignments for college kids on your classes, and song pupil responses to these assignments
  • Learn to interchange support with the Drupal community
  • Discover tips on how to backup and continue your website as soon as it really is built


With transparent directions and lots of screenshots, this ebook offers the entire help and suggestions you will want as you start to create your lecture room web site. step by step tutorials provide help to use Drupal within the most productive and powerful methods attainable. humans new to Drupal will discover a sturdy advent of the fundamentals; whereas more matured clients will study important guidance and tips for utilizing Drupal in a lecture room context.

Who this booklet is written for

If you're an instructor, teach or an educator who desires to construct an internet site in your school room, be it straight forward or any better schooling, "Drupal 7 for schooling and E-Learning - moment variation" will consultant you achieve your target at each step. No event with programming languages, HTML, or CSS is required to appreciate the examples during this book.

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A Developers Guide to the Semantic Web

By Liyang Yu

The Semantic net represents a imaginative and prescient for a way to make the massive quantity of data on the internet immediately processable through machines on a wide scale. For this goal, a complete suite of criteria, applied sciences and similar instruments were targeted and built over the past couple of years, and so they have now develop into the root for varied new applications.

A Developer’s advisor to the Semantic Web is helping the reader to profit the center criteria, key parts, and underlying recommendations. It presents in-depth assurance of either the what-is and how-to features of the Semantic internet. From Yu’s presentation, the reader will receive not just an exceptional realizing in regards to the Semantic net, but in addition the way to mix every part to construct new functions at the Semantic Web.

Software builders in and scholars focusing on net improvement or Semantic net applied sciences will locate during this ebook the main entire consultant to this intriguing box on hand this day. in accordance with the step by step presentation of real-world initiatives, the place the applied sciences and criteria are utilized, they're going to gather the data had to layout and enforce cutting-edge applications.

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Web Application Obfuscation: '-/WAFs..Evasion..Filters//alert(/Obfuscation/)-'

By Mario Heiderich, Eduardo Alberto Vela Nava, Gareth Heyes, David Lindsay

Web purposes are used each day by means of thousands of clients, that is why they're essentially the most well known vectors for attackers. Obfuscation of code has allowed hackers to take one assault and create hundreds-if no longer millions-of variations that could stay away from your safety features. Web program Obfuscation takes a glance at universal internet infrastructure and safety controls from an attacker's standpoint, permitting the reader to appreciate the shortcomings in their protection structures. learn the way an attacker could skip sorts of safety controls, how those very safety controls introduce new forms of vulnerabilities, and the way to prevent universal pitfalls on the way to boost your defenses.

  • Named a 2011 most sensible Hacking and Pen checking out e-book via InfoSec Reviews
  • Looks at protection instruments like IDS/IPS which are usually the one safeguard in maintaining delicate info and assets
  • Evaluates net program vulnerabilties from the attacker's viewpoint and explains how those very platforms introduce new forms of vulnerabilities
  • Teaches find out how to safe your info, together with information on browser quirks, new assaults and syntax tips to upload on your defenses opposed to XSS, SQL injection, and more

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Perl Graphics Programming: Creating SVG, SWF (Flash), JPEG and PNG files with Perl

Graphics programmers are not the single ones who have to be expert with pics. internet and functions programmers comprehend boring online page might be fast reworked into one that is attention-grabbing and vigorous with using well-planned portraits. and luckily, you don't want the talents of a fulltime snap shots programmer to exploit pics successfully. From entry counters and log document graphs to medical plots and on-the-fly lively GIFs, photographs scripting is in the snatch of such a lot internet programmers. utilizing open resource software program, like Perl, you have got the facility to dynamically generate photos in keeping with person enter and task, simply manage portraits content material, and optimize photos for compression and quality.Geared towards Perl clients and site owners, Perl snap shots Programming specializes in open-source scripting courses that control photos records to be used on the internet. The e-book demystifies the manipulation of pictures codecs for beginners to the net with a pragmatic, resource-like technique. With this e-book you will study to:

  • Generate dynamic net photographs with charts, tables, and buttons
  • Automate photographs initiatives (thumbnails and borders)
  • Create dynamics net files (PDF, Postscript)
  • Produce wealthy web stories with Flash and SVG

You'll commence with a travel of the most typical net image dossier formats--PNG, JPEG, GIF, SWF, SVG, Postscript and PDF--then you will discover the main robust instruments and Perl modules to be had for manipulating those photographs, similar to GD, PerlMagick, and GIMP. integrated during this a part of the e-book is a radical description of the Ming module for developing on-the-fly Flash documents. subsequent, a "cookbook" part comprises functional, all function recipes: GIF animation, producing photographs inside of a dynamic software, speaking among SWF front-end and Perl back-end, XSLT changes, compression, and lots more and plenty more.Perl programmers clearly flip to Perl to take on no matter what problem they've got handy, and portraits programming is not any exception. Perl photographs Programming presents the entire instruments you must start programming and designing images for the internet instantly. This e-book will switch the way you take into consideration producing and manipulating pix for the Web.

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Ruby on Rails For Dummies

Quickly create websites with this poweful tool

Use this loose and simple programming language for e-commerce websites and blogs

If you must construct net and database purposes fast yet you do not dream in laptop code, take center! Ruby on Rails used to be created for you, and this publication could have you up and operating very quickly. The Ruby scripting language and the Rails framework allow you to create full-featured net functions quick. it truly is even fun!

Discover how to

  • Install and run Ruby and Rails
  • Use the RadRails IDE
  • Create a weblog with Ruby
  • Connect your site to a database
  • Build a purchasing cart
  • Explore Ruby's syntax

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GWT in Action


GWT in motion, moment Edition is a very revised version of the best-selling GWT booklet. It covers the recent positive factors brought in GWT 2.4 and 2.5, in addition to the easiest improvement practices that experience emerged within the GWT group. It starts off with a rapid-fire advent to GWT and Ajax to get you on top of things with GWT thoughts and instruments. Then, you are going to discover key thoughts like coping with occasions, interacting with the server, developing UI elements, development your person interface declaratively utilizing UiBinder ... and more.

About the Technology

Google net Toolkit works on an easy notion. Write your net software in Java, and GWT crosscompiles it into JavaScript. it's open resource, supported through Google, and model 2.5 now features a library of top quality interface parts and productiveness instruments that make utilizing GWT a snap. The JavaScript it produces is de facto good.

About this Book

GWT in motion, moment Edition is a revised variation of the best-selling GWT e-book. In it, you are going to discover key options like handling occasions, interacting with the server, and growing UI parts. As you progress via its enticing examples, you are going to take in the newest considering in program layout and industry-grade most sensible practices, equivalent to imposing MVP, utilizing dependency injection, and code optimization.

Written for Java builders, the ebook calls for no past wisdom of GWT.

buy of the print e-book comes with a proposal of a loose PDF, ePub, and Kindle book from Manning. additionally on hand is all code from the publication.

What's Inside

  • Covers GWT 2.4 and up
  • Efficient use of huge info sets
  • Optimizing with customer bundles, deferred binding, and code splitting
  • Using turbines and dependency injection

About the Authors

Adam Tacy and Robert Hanson coauthored the 1st variation of GWT in Action. Jason Essington is a Java developer and an energetic contributor to the GWT mailing record and the GWT IRC channel. Anna Tökke is a programmer and strategies architect operating with GWT on an everyday basis.

Table of Contents

  1. GWT
  2. Building a GWT program: asserting "Hello World!"
  3. Building a GWT software: improving hi World
  4. PART 2 subsequent STEPS
  5. Creating your individual widgets
  6. Using consumer bundles
  7. Interface layout with UiBinder
  8. Communicating with GWT-RPC
  9. Using RequestFactory
  10. The Editor framework
  11. Data-presentation (cell) widgets
  12. Using JSNI—JavaScript local Interface
  13. Classic Ajax and HTML forms
  14. Internationalization, localization, and accessibility
  15. PART three ADVANCED
  16. Advanced occasion dealing with and occasion busses
  17. Building MVP-based applications
  18. Dependency injection
  19. Deferred binding
  20. Generators
  21. Metrics and code splitting

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Programming Google App Engine with Java: Build & Run Scalable Java Applications on Google's Infrastructure

By Dan Sanderson

This functional consultant indicates intermediate and complex net and cellular app builders the right way to construct hugely scalable Java functions within the cloud with Google App Engine. The flagship of Google's Cloud Platform, App Engine hosts your app on infrastructure that grows immediately together with your site visitors, minimizing up-front charges and accommodating unforeseen viewers. You’ll examine hands-on easy methods to practice universal improvement projects with App Engine companies and improvement instruments, together with deployment and maintenance.

For Java purposes, App Engine presents a J2EE regular servlet box with an entire Java 7 JVM and conventional library. simply because App Engine helps universal Java API criteria, your code remains fresh and portable.

  • Get a hands-on advent to App Engine's instruments and lines, utilizing an instance application
  • Simulate App Engine in your improvement computer at once from Eclipse
  • Structure your app into separately addressable modules, every one with its personal scaling configuration
  • Exploit the ability of the scalable Cloud Datastore, utilizing queries, transactions, and knowledge modeling with JPA
  • Use Cloud SQL for traditional relational databases with App Engine applications
  • Learn find out how to set up, deal with, and investigate cross-check your software on Google infrastructure

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AngularJS Testing Cookbook

Eliminate unstable code via taking regulate and figuring out the right way to attempt AngularJS applications

About This Book

  • Learn tips to construct an excellent and extra trustworthy AngularJS codebase via test-driven improvement utilizing basically outlined recipes
  • Understand easy methods to organize and configure your improvement atmosphere for unit and end-to-end checking out of AngularJS applications
  • Over 50 hands-on recipes that will help you construct a pretty good origin in AngularJS

Who This ebook Is For

This booklet is meant for builders who've an realizing of the elemental ideas in the back of either AngularJS and test-driven improvement. You, as a developer, have an interest in removing the terror on the topic of both introducing assessments to an current codebase or beginning out trying out on a clean AngularJS software. in case you are a group chief or a part of a QA group with the accountability of making sure complete try assurance of an program, then this publication is perfect so you might understand the complete checking out scope required by way of your builders. even if you are new to or are good versed with AngularJS, this booklet will warrantly an entire realizing of your program code and support decrease the price of bugs.

What you'll Learn

  • Install and configure all required instruments and dependencies to start checking out your AngularJS application
  • Understand the anatomy of a unit try out and combine middle basics to start checking out AngularJS
  • Discover navigation and routing utilizing either the AngularJS router and the ui-router library
  • Explore the right way to attempt controllers
  • Analyze try out directives and user-based interaction
  • Explain the makes use of of spies and try events
  • Test providers utilizing mocks and spies
  • Animate try situations, either synchronously and asynchronously

In Detail

AngularJS stepped as much as supply a complete method to frontend improvement with minimum dependencies and a transparent set of objectives.

This booklet follows the AngularJS philosophy and provides information on the way to strategy checking out elements that make up the AngularJS framework. in the beginning of the ebook, you are going to discover the right way to configure your process to run unit and end-to-end assessments. Following this, you will get to grips with basic ideas on checking out AngularJS with Jasmine. Then, you are going to know how spies can help you try out your code with higher insurance and straightforwardness all through your program. the ultimate result's an AngularJS program that's established with integrity, assisting facilitate a cleanser and extra trustworthy codebase.

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Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience

By Jeff Gothelf, Josh Seiden

The Lean UX method of interplay layout is tailored for today’s web-driven truth. during this insightful booklet, top recommend Jeff Gothelf teaches you necessary Lean UX ideas, strategies, and methods from the floor up—how to quickly test with layout rules, validate them with genuine clients, and continuously alter your layout in response to what you learn.

Inspired by means of Lean and Agile improvement theories, Lean UX helps you to concentrate on the particular event being designed, instead of deliverables. This booklet exhibits you the way to collaborate heavily with different contributors of the product staff, and assemble suggestions early and sometimes. You’ll the way to force the layout briefly, iterative cycles to evaluate what works most sensible for the company and the consumer. Lean UX exhibits you the way to make this change—for the better.

  • Frame a imaginative and prescient of the matter you’re fixing and concentration your staff at the correct outcomes
  • Bring the designers’ toolkit to the remainder of your product team
  • Share your insights together with your staff a lot previous within the process
  • Create minimal achievable items to figure out which rules are valid
  • Incorporate the voice of the client through the undertaking cycle
  • Make your group extra effective: mix Lean UX with Agile’s Scrum framework
  • Understand the organizational shifts essential to combine Lean UX

Lean UX obtained the 2013 Jolt Award from Dr. Dobb's Journal because the most sensible ebook of the 12 months. The publication's panel of judges selected 5 impressive books, released in the course of a 12-month interval finishing June 30, that each critical programmer may still read.

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