Higher Education

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

  • Gary B. Shelly
  • Denise M. Woods Purdue University
  • ISBN-10: 0538747455  |  ISBN-13: 9780538747455
  • 504 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2007, 2005
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.25
  • Newer Edition Available
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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: Complete, 6th 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.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Contains eight chapters and four appendices as well as two 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.
5. Creating an Image Map.
6. Creating a Form on a Web Page.
7. Using Advanced Cascading Style Sheets.
8. Multimedia.
Special Feature 2: Converting Frames on 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.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

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

CD containing information to enhance your lessons of HTML.

HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory  (ISBN-10: 0538747463 | ISBN-13: 9780538747462)

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.

List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00

Student Supplements

HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory  (ISBN-10: 0538747463 | ISBN-13: 9780538747462)

Welcome 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 you, improve retention, and prepare you for future success through an introduction to HTML, creating and editing a web page and creating tables for a web page.

List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00

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.