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Accessible XHTML and CSS Web sites problem design solution.


Accessible XHTML (EXtensible HTML) A markup language for Web pages from the W3C. XHTML combines HTML and XML into a single format (HTML 4.0 and XML 1.0). Like XML, XHTML can be extended with proprietary tags. Also like XML, XHTML must be coded more rigorously than HTML.  and CSS (1) See Cascading Style Sheets.

(2) (Content Scrambling System) The copy protection system applied to DVDs, which uses a 40-bit key to encrypt the movie.
 Web sites problem design solution.

Duckett, Jon.

John Wiley John Wiley may refer to:
  • John Wiley & Sons, publishing company
  • John C. Wiley, American ambassador
  • John D. Wiley, Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • John M. Wiley (1846–1912), U.S.
 & Sons


458 pages




For developers with knowledge of HTML HTML
 in full HyperText Markup Language

Markup language derived from SGML that is used to prepare hypertext documents. Relatively easy for nonprogrammers to master, HTML is the language used for documents on the World Wide Web.
, this manual explains how to use XHTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets A style sheet format for HTML documents endorsed by the World Wide Web Consortium. CSS1 (Version 1.0) provides hundreds of layout settings that can be applied to all the subsequent HTML pages that are downloaded. CSS2 (Version 2. ) to build websites that are accessible and meet current requirements. Via the update of a fictional site, Duckett demonstrates how to create websites that will work in different browsers, page presentation, and compliance with Section 508 accessibility guidelines developed by the US government and the World Wide Web Consortium. He describes the differences between HTML and XHTML; CSS style, positioning, properties, and layout; tables and forms; testing the website; and future technology. There is no bibliography. Duckett is a freelance developer and consultant in London.

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Date:Mar 1, 2006
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