Students get information that has been proven successful, and reflects extensive refinement through six editions.
Teaches students techniques they will be able to utilize for many years to come.
Students learn from contemporary examples, and more of their key questions are anticipated and answered.
Students find it easier than ever to follow along and get visual help when they need it.
Provides constant feedback and reinforcement to ensure that students understand the material they are learning.
Helps students get results fast, as they learn foundational material they can build upon.
Gives students a single source for all the information they need to build sites that achieve their goals.
Helps students build efficient, easy-to-maintain pages using technologies that are becoming increasingly dominant.
Helps beginning students leverage the power of dynamic Web pages without writing code.
Helps students go beyond HTML to understand the issues and processes involved in structuring, deploying, and updating Web sites.
Helps students prepare for the future of the Web and for the XML-based business applications they will either use or develop.
Sams Teach Yourself HTML and XHTML in 24 Hours is a carefully organized well-written tutorial that teaches the beginning Web page author just what he needs to know in order to get a Web page up in the shortest time possible.
The book covers only those HTML and XHTML tags and technologies that are likely to be used on a beginner's Web page, and it is organized in a logical step-by-step order that reflects the natural progression in a new Web page author will follow in developing a Web site.
I. YOUR FIRST WEB PAGE.Hour 1. Understanding HTML and XHTML.
II. WEB PAGE TEXT.Hour 5. Basic Text Alignment and Formatting.
III. WEB PAGE GRAPHICS.Hour 8. Creating Your Own Web Page Graphics.
IV. WEB PAGE DESIGN.Hour 12. Page Design and Layout.
V. DYNAMIC WEB PAGES.Hour 17. Web Page Scripting for Non-Programmers.
VI. BUILDING A WEB SITE.Hour 21. Organizing and Managing a Web Site.
VII. APPENDIXES.Appendix A. Readers' Most Frequently Asked Questions.