Higher Education

HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory, 6th Edition

  • Gary B. Shelly
  • Denise M. Woods Purdue University
  • ISBN-10: 0538747463  |  ISBN-13: 9780538747462
  • 288 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2007, 2005
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
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About

Overview

Introduce your students to a new generation of Shelly Cashman Series books! For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. With HTML: Introductory, sixth Edition, we're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to reflect the learning styles of today's students. Within this text you will find features that are specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success.

Features and Benefits

  • Contains four chapters and two appendices as well as one special feature that offer an introductory presentation of HTML, including the Web development life cycle, Web page creation using HTML,creating lists, creating links, inserting images, and formatting text.
  • Offers a new Plan Ahead feature which prepares students to create successful projects by encouraging them to think about what they are trying to accomplish before they begin.
  • Gives students the information they need to know, when they need to know it through enhancements to the step-by-step instructions, a new Q&A feature, and improved call-outs on screenshots.
  • Engages students with new Experimental steps, which encourage them to go beyond step-by-step instructions to explore and experiment with HTML code.
  • Increases students retention with brand new end-of-chapter exercises, including Make It Right, Extend Your Knowledge, and Make It Personal, which emphasize problem-solving and experimentation.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to HTML, XHTML, and CSS.
2. Creating and Editing a Web Page Using Inline Styles.
3. Creating Web Pages with Links, Images, and Embedded Style Sheets.
4. Creating Tables in a Web Site Using External Style Sheet.
Special Feature 1: Attracting Visitors to Your Web Site.
Appendices.
A: HTML Quick Reference.
B: Browser-Safe Color Palette.
C: Accessibility Standards and the Web.
D: CSS Properties and Values
E: Publishing Web Pages to a Web Server.

What's New

  • New Special feature on how to convert web page frames to another technique.
  • Updated HTML tags.

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Discovering Computers 2011: Introductory + Microsoft Office Excel 2007: Complete Concepts and Techniques + Microsoft Office Access 2007: Complete Concepts and Techniques + HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory, 6th

ISBN-10: 0495961345  | ISBN-13: 9780495961345

List Price = $574.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $431.21

This Bundle Includes:

  • Discovering Computers 2011: Introductory
    List Price = $216.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $162.75
  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007: Complete Concepts and Techniques
    List Price = $151.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $114.25
  • Microsoft Office Access 2007: Complete Concepts and Techniques
    List Price = $151.95  | CengageBrain Price = $151.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $114.25
  • HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00


Bundle: Microsoft® Access 2010: Complete + Microsoft® Excel® 2010: Complete + Computer Concepts CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card, Complete + SAM 2010 Assessment, Training, and Projects v2.0 Printed Access Card + HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory, 6th

ISBN-10:  0495963445  | ISBN-13:  9780495963448

List Price = $471.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $353.96

This Bundle Includes:

  • Microsoft® Access 2010: Complete
    List Price = $151.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $114.25
  • Microsoft® Excel® 2010: Complete
    List Price = $151.95  | CengageBrain Price = $151.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $114.25
  • Computer Concepts CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card, Complete
    List Price = $162.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $121.00
  • SAM 2010 Assessment, Training, and Projects v2.0 Printed Access Card
    List Price = $138.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $103.50
  • HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00


Bundle: Discovering Computers Fundamentals: Your Interactive Guide to the Digital World, 8th + HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory, 6th + WebTutor™ on WebCT™ Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1133391265 | ISBN-13:  9781133391265

List Price = $348.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $261.71

This Bundle Includes:

  • HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Discovering Computers Fundamentals: Your Interactive Guide to the Digital World
    List Price = $222.95  | CengageBrain Price = $222.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $167.75
  • WebTutor™ on WebCT™, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $58.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $43.50


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 0538747552 | ISBN-13: 9780538747554)

CD containing information to enhance your lessons of HTML.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Gary B. Shelly

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Denise M. Woods

Dr. Denise M. Woods is an associate professor in the School of Management at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, Indiana. Prior to her 10 years in academia, she worked in the information technology (IT) industry for 20 years. She is the co-author of all four editions of the Shelly Cashman Series' HTML titles.