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CSS; the missing manual.


CSS; the missing manual.

McFarland, David Sawyer.

O'Reilly Media, Inc.


476 pages




This guide for advanced beginners or intermediate users explains how to use Cascading Style Sheets to create web pages. Beginning with the basics, McFarland describes concepts such as inheritance, selectors, and the cascade; how to format text, create useful navigation tools, and add graphics; page layout, designs, and sidebars; and advanced techniques. Tutorials can be worked through by downloading materials online, and the appendices summarize each CSS property, creating CSS in Dreamweaver 8, and provide other resources. Some knowledge of HTML is needed. McFarland, a Web designer, also wrote Dreamweaver 8: The Missing Manual.

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Date:Dec 1, 2006
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