CSS in easy steps, 4th edition begins by explaining how Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) can determine the presentation of elements within HTML documents. Examples show how style sheet rules can control content position and appearance, and provide dynamic effects with animation, transformations, and transitions. You will also learn how to design responsive web pages that look great viewed on any device. Each chapter builds your knowledge of style sheets. By the end of this book you will have gained a sound understanding of CSS and be able to create your own exciting interactive web pages.
Complete color-coded examples illustrate each aspect, and full-color screenshots depict the actual output. By the end of the book, you’ll be able to create your own exciting interactive web pages.
Use the free downloadable source code to check against your own work.
Presented in an easy-to-follow style that will appeal to anyone who wants to begin creating stylish web pages, including programmers who want to quickly learn the latest style sheet techniques, the student who is studying website design at school or college, and those seeking a career in web development who need a thorough understanding of CSS.
About the author
Mike McGrath now lives in South-east Europe, on the sun-kissed shores of the Aegean Sea. Mike gained his extensive knowledge of computer languages while working as a developer contracting to companies around the world. His interests include coins of ancient Greece, dining-out with friends, and the ongoing evolution of the world wide web.
Table of Contents
Get Started in CSS
Manage the Box Model
Manipulate Text Content
Organize Tables & Lists
Control the Web Page
Import & Script Style Sheets
Design with Grids
Design for Devices
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