Jump Start CSS

Jump Start CSS

This short SitePoint book provides readers with a fun and yet practical introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), the language used to style and lay out all web pages. This book will quickly get you up to speed with the fundamentals of CSS and give you the confidence…

Designing Next Generation Web Projects with CSS3

Designing Next Generation Web Projects with CSS3

CSS3 unveils new possibilities for frontend web developers: things that would require JavaScript, such as animation and form validation, or even third party plugins, such as 3D transformations, are now accessible using this technology. “Designing Next Generation Web Projects with CSS3″ contains ten web projects fully developed using…

CSS3 Foundations

CSS3 Foundations

Html is fun when you’re first learning how to use it to build a website. But when you add CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) to the mix, the experience—and your web pages—become magical. CSS3 Foundations takes you beyond the pre-fab themes and simple site-building tools found in most books,…

CSS Text

CSS Text

As a web designer, you probably spend more time working with text than any other element. With this concise guide, you’ll learn CSS3 properties for changing the appearance of text without altering the font face-including horizontal and vertical alignment, text transformation, word and letter spacing, text wrapping, and…

Sass and Compass for Designers

Sass and Compass for Designers

The CSS preprocessor, Sass, is becoming the de-facto standard for producing cross-browser CSS more maintainable and with more ease. It supercharges CSS with features that make previously difficult and time-consuming tasks trivial. This book concentrates on distilling the techniques in a straightforward manner making it accessible to all,…

CSS Quick Syntax Reference

CSS Quick Syntax ReferenceCSS Quick Syntax Reference

The CSS Quick Syntax Reference is a 150-page syntax reference to the Cascading Style Sheet specification and style sheet language. It presents the essentials of CSS in a well-organized format that can be used as a handy reference. You won’t find any technical jargon, bloated samples, drawn out…

Less Web Development Essentials

Less Web Development Essentials

Less is a CSS preprocessor that essentially improves the functionality of simple CSS with the addition of several features. The book begins by teaching you how Less facilitates the process of web development. You will quickly then move on to actually creating your first layout using Less and…

The Book of CSS3, 2nd Edition

The Book of CSS3, 2nd Edition

CSS3 is the technology behind most of the eye-catching visuals on the Web. But the docs can be dry, murky, and full of dastardly caveats for inconsistent browser implementations. This completely updated second edition of the best-selling Book of CSS3 distills the dense technical language of the CSS3…

Oracle RMAN Database Duplication

Oracle RMAN Database Duplication

RMAN is Oracle’s flagship backup and recovery tool, but did you know it’s also an effective database duplication tool? Oracle RMAN Database Duplication is a deep dive into RMAN’s duplication feature set, showing how RMAN can make it so much easier for you as a database administrator to…