Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5: A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dynamic Websites

By Robin Nixon

The third version of the best-selling advent to utilizing Hypertext Preprocessor & MySQL to create dynamic, interactive web pages - additionally comprises insurance of JavaScript, CSS, and HTML5.

the way to construct interactive, data-driven websites--even should you haven't any earlier programming adventure. for those who know the way to construct static websites with HTML, this renowned advisor may also help you take on dynamic net programming. you will get a radical grounding in present day middle open resource applied sciences: personal home page, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS, and now HTML5.

Explore every one know-how individually, how to mix them, and choose up worthwhile internet programming recommendations alongside the best way, together with gadgets, XHTML, cookies, and consultation administration. This publication presents assessment questions in every one bankruptcy that will help you practice what you may have discovered.

  • Learn personal home page necessities and the fundamentals of object-oriented programming
  • Master MySQL, from database constitution to complicated queries
  • Create websites with Hypertext Preprocessor and MySQL through integrating types and different HTML, CSS, JavaScript and HTML5 positive aspects
  • Learn JavaScript basics, from features and occasion dealing with to having access to the record item version
  • Pick up CSS and CSS3 fundamentals for formatting and styling your internet pages
  • Find out the right way to manage CSS houses without delay from JavaScript
  • Turn your site right into a hugely dynamic atmosphere with Ajax calls
  • Upload and control documents and photographs, validate person enter, and safe your functions
  • Enhance your site with HTML5 audio, video and different multimedia and robust gains
  • Build a case in point that brings all of those parts jointly

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JavaScript Step by Step (3rd Edition) (Step by Step Developer)

By Steve Suehring

Your hands-on consultant to JavaScript fundamentals

extend your expertise—and educate your self the basics of JavaScript. when you've got prior programming adventure yet are new to JavaScript, this educational provides the step by step tips and coding routines you must grasp center themes and methods.

detect tips on how to:

  • Work with JavaScript syntax, variables, and knowledge forms
  • Master thoughts for development cross-browser courses
  • Speed up and simplify app improvement with jQuery
  • Quickly retrieve information from a server utilizing AJAX requests
  • Adapt your app for cellular units with jQuery cellular
  • Build home windows eight apps utilizing HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

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A Software Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery: A guide to standards-based web applications

By Dane Cameron

New revision is now available. Fully revised and re-edited.
HTML5 net purposes are actually able to matching or exceeding the dimensions and class of machine purposes, yet with the original benefit of operating natively contained in the net browsers on billions of machine desktops, telephones, TVs and tablets.
This revolution (or extra safely - evolution) has occurred for a few reasons:
  • Browsers have brought new standards-based APIs permitting internet functions to (amongst different issues) shop facts offline, retrieve info from the server dynamically, spawn history techniques and have interaction with the filesystem.
  • Software engineers and programmers have began to think about the a lot maligned JavaScript language in a brand new mild, and unencumber its strength as a wealthy and expressive language in a position to generating huge scale, well-structured applications.
  • The jQuery library has eased the ache of interacting with record item version, and consequently writing purposes that dynamically reply to consumer interaction.
  • The HTML markup language has been overhauled and prolonged to supply extra semantic that means, and lots of extra parts and attributes.
A software program Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery guides you thru the method I went via as an skilled software program engineer, writing a large-scale, criteria established web-application for the 1st time. it truly is meant to coach you the basics of HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery - with no providing you with lengthy lists of APIs, or problematic information of each function (these are available in reference manuals). 
This e-book isn't really an easy creation to the subject material: it courses you thru the method of establishing a feature-rich internet software. the appliance starts off uncomplicated, and turns into progressively extra complicated as extra APIs and contours are brought. This booklet contains the next content: 
  1. An creation to the HTML5 markup language, and the way it differs from HTML4 and XHTML. 
  2. An advent to JavaScript, together with an in-depth examine its use of gadgets and services, in addition to the layout styles that help the advance of sturdy internet applications. 
  3. An advent to jQuery choice, traversal, manipulation and events. 
  4. An in-depth examine the internet garage and IndexedDB APIs for shopper facet facts storage. 
  5. A advisor to imposing offline net purposes with the appliance Cache API. 
  6. An advent to the methods JavaScript can engage with the clients file-system utilizing the FileReader API. 
  7. A advisor to using net staff in net applications. 
  8. An advent to AJAX, and the jQuery API helping AJAX. 
  9. An advent to Server despatched occasions and internet Sockets.  
This e-book is meant for an individual with at the very least a superficial wisdom of HTML and programming (in any language).

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Pro JavaScript for Web Apps (Expert's Voice in Web Development)

By Adam Freeman

JavaScript is the engine at the back of each net app, and a superb wisdom of it really is crucial for all sleek net developers. seasoned JavaScript for net Apps can provide the entire info you should create expert, optimized, and effective JavaScript functions that would run throughout all units. It takes you thru all elements of recent JavaScript software production, exhibiting you the way to mix JavaScript with the recent gains of HTML5 and CSS3 to utilize the recent net applied sciences.

the focal point of the publication is on developing specialist net purposes, making sure that your app offers the easiest adventure on your clients, with soft and responsive regulate and suggestions and an intuitive and optimized interface. you'll easy methods to take a easy program and produce it as much as a qualified point whereas to ensure that it is still bullet-proof and insect unfastened. Pro JavaScript for net Apps also will improve your improvement workflow utilizing jQuery to streamline the method and liberating you to spend extra time at the vital components of your app whereas the framework offers with the mundanity.

the simplest app stories are a mix of an attractive thought with faultless execution. when you have the information, Pro JavaScript for net Apps will assist you craft them right into a out of the ordinary app.

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Beautiful JavaScript: Leading Programmers Explain How They Think

By Anton Kovalyov

JavaScript is arguably the main polarizing and misunderstood programming language on the earth. Many have tried to switch it because the language of the net, yet JavaScript has survived, advanced, and thrived. Why did a language created in such hurry be successful the place others failed?

This advisor supplies a unprecedented glimpse into JavaScript from humans in detail acquainted with it. Chapters contributed by means of area specialists corresponding to Jacob Thornton, Ariya Hidayat, and Sara Chipps convey what they love approximately their favourite language—whether it’s turning the main feared positive aspects into invaluable instruments, or how JavaScript can be utilized for self-expression.

participants include:

  • Angus Croll
  • Jonathan Barronville
  • Sara Chipps
  • Marijn Haverbeke
  • Ariya Hidayat
  • Daryl Koopersmith
  • Anton Kovalyov
  • Rebecca Murphey
  • Daniel Pupius
  • Graeme Roberts
  • Jenn Schiffer
  • Jacob Thornton
  • Ben Vinegar
  • Rick Waldron
  • Nicholas Zakas

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Google Visualization API Essentials

Make feel of your facts: make it visible with the Google Visualization API

Overview

  • Wrangle all kinds of information right into a visible structure, with no being knowledgeable programmer.
  • Visualize new or current spreadsheet information via charts, graphs, and maps.
  • Full of diagrams, center suggestion motives, most sensible perform guidance, and hyperlinks to operating e-book examples.

In Detail

There's loads of information in our international, and visible representations are frequently the simplest approach to making feel of all of it. but, it's going to now not take a military of programmers and analysts to create visualizations with a purpose to make info important. The Google Visualization API is offered to beginner and complex programmers alike, making information invaluable to extra people.

"Google Visualization API necessities" will help you create interactive facts screens with little or no code. The API, mixed with Google Spreadsheets and Fusion Tables, is an entire method, from information administration to analytical monitors. not just is it easy to benefit, however the Google Visualization API can be seen as a primary step to studying extra Google APIs.

"Google Visualization API necessities" makes use of either technique overviews and hands-on examples with genuine info to introduce chart and graph construction at the Google platform. themes are provided from a number of elements, together with Google Spreadsheets and Fusion Tables, and picture person Interfaces. an outline of a number of the API improvement environments on hand to builders can also be coated. easy and complex charts, facts resource connectivity, variety formatting, and publishing thoughts also are explored in depth.

"Google Visualization API necessities" brings the arsenal of Google Visualizations into the net developer toolkit.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Quickly release a graph, chart, or map as an software, with out the heavy-duty improvement environment.
  • Create quite a few interactive graphs from spreadsheet or database facts.
  • Learn the Google API surroundings via Visualizations, after which practice an analogous options to different Google APIs.
  • Give clients regulate over information viewing with Interactive Chart Dashboards, or allow them to kind the visualization themselves with Chart Editor.
  • Discover Google Refine, a data-cleaning software not only for visualisation data.
  • Use Google Fusion Tables as a Google Map info source.
  • Embed a visualization in Google Spreadsheets utilizing Apps Script API integration.
  • Customize visualization shades, fonts, titles, and chart styles.
  • Visualize your info over the years with timeline and animation features.

Approach

This booklet is a step by step instructional filled with diagrams, center inspiration motives, top perform advice, and hyperlinks to operating booklet examples.

Who this publication is written for

This publication will express you the way create web-ready information visualizations utilizing Google's infrastructure. a few HTML wisdom is the single requirement, even though a few JavaScript wisdom is additionally helpful.

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Building Android Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript: Making Native Apps with Standards-Based Web Tools

By Jonathan Stark

If you recognize HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you have already got the instruments you want to improve Android purposes. Now up to date for HTML5, the second one version of this hands-on consultant indicates you ways to exploit open resource net criteria to layout and construct apps that may be tailored for any Android device.

You’ll easy methods to create an Android-friendly net app at the platform of your selection, after which use Adobe’s unfastened PhoneGap framework to transform it to a local Android app. realize why device-agnostic cellular apps are the wave of the long run, and begin construction apps that supply higher flexibility and a wider reach.

  • Convert an internet site right into a net program, whole with development symptoms and different features
  • Add animation with JQTouch to make your net app appear and feel like a local Android app
  • Make use of client-side information garage with apps that run whilst the Android machine is offline
  • Use PhoneGap to hook into complicated Android positive aspects, together with the accelerometer, geolocation, and alerts
  • Test and debug your app on the internet with genuine clients, and publish the completed product to the Android Market

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Beginning Java 8 APIs, Extensions and Libraries: Swing, JavaFX, JavaScript, JDBC and Network Programming APIs (Expert's Voice in Java)

Beginning Java eight APIs, Extensions and Libraries completes the Apress Java studying trip and is a accomplished method of studying the Java Swing, JavaFX, Java Scripting, JDBC and community programming APIs.

This ebook covers the foremost extensions of the Java programming language akin to Swing, JavaFX, community programming, and JDBC. each one subject begins with a dialogue of the topic's heritage. A step by step method, with small snippets of Java code, offers easy-to-follow directions. on the finish of a subject, an entire and ready-to-run Java software is supplied. This publication includes over one hundred thirty photos and diagrams that will help you visualize and higher comprehend the themes. greater than a hundred thirty whole courses let you perform and fast research the topics.

The Swing chapters speak about numerous features of operating with a GUI, from the very uncomplicated ideas of constructing a Swing software, to the main complex issues, comparable to adorning a Swing part with a JLayer, drag-and-drop gains, Synth Skinnable L&F, and so forth.

The bankruptcy on community programming covers the fundamentals of community applied sciences first, after which, the complicated themes of community programming, utilizing a Java classification library. It covers IPv4 and IPv6, addressing schemes, subnetting, supernetting, multicasting, TCP/IP sockets, UPD sockets, asynchronous socket I/O, etc.

The bankruptcy on JDBC offers the main points of connecting and dealing with databases reminiscent of Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, Java DB (Apache Derby), Sybase, Adaptive Server wherever, and so forth. It includes a whole dialogue on processing a ResultSet and a RowSet. It discusses easy methods to use the RowSetFactory, to procure a RowSet item of a particular sort. operating with huge items (LOBs), comparable to Blob, Clob, and NClob, is roofed intimately with Java code examples and database scripts.

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JavaScript and AJAX For Dummies

Learn to exploit those strong instruments jointly and construct sites that work

If you need to construct web content that provide actual worth on your site's viewers, JavaScript and AJAX are best instruments for the task. no matter if you are new to net programming, this publication is helping you create websites any clothier will appreciate. With easy-to-understand steps and an emphasis on unfastened instruments, one can bounce correct into development a website utilizing a similar ideas because the pros.

  • Down to fundamentals — examine your manner round JavaScript and select an editor and try out browser
  • Manage complexity — use services, arrays, and gadgets to create extra refined programs

  • Page magic — detect tips on how to regulate what occurs in your pages, animate gadgets, and placed pages in motion

  • Get attractive — Use the jQuery consumer Interface library so as to add sliders, tabbed interfaces, and customized dialogs to a site

  • Come fresh with AJAX — construct AJAX requests into your courses, use jQuery, and paintings with AJAX data

Open the booklet and find:

  • How to settle on a try out browser
  • How to debate string concatenation with a directly face

  • Tips for debugging your code

  • How so as to add worthwhile info to a dropdown list

  • Why AJAX connections could be asynchronous

  • The fascinating probabilities of the jQuery library

  • How to exploit the Aptana editor

  • Online assets for JavaScript programmers

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Beginning Android Web Apps Development: Develop for Android using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript

By Jon Westfall

With Beginning Android internet Apps Development, you are going to the way to follow HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ajax and different net criteria to be used at the Android cellular platform, through development various enjoyable and visually stimulating video games and different net functions! If you've gotten performed a few easy internet improvement, and also you are looking to construct your abilities to create remarkable internet apps, you will find every little thing you search within the discussions and examples during this book.

Each program you are going to construct in Beginning Android internet program Development will exhibit you strategies that you should practice to a lot of your individual initiatives. every one instance stocks options and coding suggestions that would encourage your personal paintings. you are going to tips on how to tie your Android apps into Twitter via apps that you're going to construct: who is that Tweet?!, a quiz online game in keeping with big name bills, and that i Love Ham, a coding research into seek words and rhyming.

Your Android net app improvement talents will then continue in one other path, as you find the facility of HTML5 in video game apps: Scavenger Hunt, which introduces you to the HTML5 GPS place API, and Spies!, a location-based program that indicates you ways to exploit CSS3, Ajax, and HTML5 inside multi-player environments. you are going to additionally create an Android net program which assessments the arriving time of buses and light-rails by using Portland, Oregon's open Tri-Met information API! This app is a brilliant template for different apps you might have considered trying to construct sooner or later, and showcases the $64000 concepts for incorporating cloud-based apps into internet video games. After interpreting Beginning Android internet Apps Development, you've got outfitted actual apps and built alongside the best way the abilities you will have to create hugely interactive, expert net applications... and, your trip could be enticing and stress-free!

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