Category Archives: Web design & Development

Responsive Web Design by Example–Free 33 Page Excerpt

Responsive web design is an explosive area of growth in modern web development due to the huge volume of different device sizes and resolutions that are now commercially available. You can now create your very own responsive website quickly and efficiently, allowing you to showcase your content in a format […]

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Packt’s Mobile Web Development Book Bundle — A Free 148 Page Sampler

A collection of Mobile Web Development tips, tricks, and information from Packt Publishing. This Packt e-book bundle includes materials from 5 informative guides on mobile web development. You’ll enjoy a sample chapter from each title included below: Responsive Web Design by Example Beginner's Guide HTML5 iPhone Web Application Development jQuery […]

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Hacker Monthly — The Cicada Principle

Hacker Monthly is a print magazine version of Hacker News, a social news website wildly popular among programmers and startup founders. Learn about the interesting connection between the lifecycle pattern of the Cicada and the patterns present in web design in this issue of Hacker Monthly. For the programmers out […]

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Smashing Mobile Web Development–Free Sample Chapter

Developers, here’s what you need to migrate your skills to mobile If you're a devoted reader of Smashing Magazine, you know that all development roads now lead to mobile, so desktop-browser-based web developers need to get up to speed and soon. Start migrating your abilities to mobile with this terrific […]

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PHP, MySQL, JavaScript & HTML5 All-in-One For Dummies–Free Sample Chapters

Get the basics on four key web programming tools in one great book! PHP, JavaScript, and HTML5 are essential programming languages for creating dynamic websites that work with the MySQL database. PHP and MySQL provide a robust, easy-to-learn, open-source solution for creating superb e-commerce sites and content management. JavaScript and […]

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HTML5 Programming with JavaScript For Dummies–Free Sample Chapter

Web designers and programmers, add JavaScript to your HTML5 development toolkit without fear Modern websites are complex, and some of the most exciting features – things like geolocation, canvas, portability to mobile and more – require JavaScript to leverage what HTML5 can create. Don't know JavaScript? That's where HTML5 Programming […]

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HTML5 Foundations

Master innovative and eye-catching website design with the exciting new Treehouse Series of books Turn plain words and images into stunning websites using HTML5 and this beautiful, full-colour guide. Taking you beyond the constraints of prebuilt themes and simple site building tools, this new Treehouse book combines practicality with inspiration […]

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The Web Designer’s Roadmap–Free 32 Page Preview

What do the world’s best Web Designers do differently? The pros appreciate that true design excellence can only be achieved with a great design process. The Web Designer’s Roadmap will help you consistently deliver world-class web designs, time and time again.What you’ll learn:Establishing a processGaining inspirationGathering resourcesWorking without PhotoshopStructuring creativityDesigning […]

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WebGL Beginner’s Guide–Free 49 Page Excerpt

WebGL is a new web technology that brings hardware-accelerated 3D graphics to the browser without installing additional software. As WebGL is based on OpenGL and brings in a new concept of 3D graphics programming to web development, it may seem unfamiliar to even experienced Web developers.Packed with many examples, this […]

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jQuery Mobile Web Development Essentials–Free 25 Page Excerpt

jQuery Mobile is a unified, HTML5-based user interface system for all popular mobile device platforms. It is compatible with all major mobile, tablet, e-reader and desktop platforms like iOS, Android, Blackberry, Palm WebOS, Nokia/Symbian, and Windows Phone 7.jQuery Mobile Web Development Essentials will explain how to create mobile-optimized sites with […]

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Photoshop CS6 Unlocked: 101 Tips, Tricks, & Techniques–Free 61 Page Preview

The Must-Have Photoshop Guide For Web Designers. Photoshop CS6 Unlocked: 101 Tips, Tricks, & Techniques is a compilation of answers, how-to’s, and examples to all your Photoshop CS6 questions. Jam-packed with practical guides and time-saving suggestions, the second edition of this hugely popular designers’ handbook has been updated to cover […]

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Thinking Web: Voices of the Community–Free 228 Page Preview

Early in 2010 a forum staff member suggested to me that we do something to tap into the vast wealth of knowledge lying dormant in the SitePoint community. The answer was obvious – a collaborative book. “A committee was formed and the project was up and running before I had […]

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The Ultimate CSS Reference–Free 46 Page Preview

The Ultimate CSS Reference is the definitive resource for mastering CSS. The entire language is clearly and concisely covered, along with browser compatibility details, working examples, and easy-to-read descriptions. All the CSS knowledge you’ll ever need! Clear and concise coverage of the entire CSS language Complete browser compatibility information Easy-to-read […]

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Dreamweaver CS3 – Free Quick Reference Card

This Dreamweaver CS3 Quick Reference provides shortcuts, tips, and tricks for the popular web design software. Use this reference card to brush up on the basics and to find alternate methods to your favorite commands. This printable quick reference is yours to use, distribute, and share at your organization! Along […]

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