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Beyond HTML Goodies

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Author: Joe Burns
ISBN: 0789727803
Price: $24.99 US
Pages: 300
Pub: Que

Book Overview (from the publisher)

Go beyond the basics and learn how the pros add and use dynamic HTML features and advanced JavaScript techniques. Beyond HTML Goodies demonstrates dozens of new and different features readers can add to their existing Web pages using HTML and JavaScript. The book starts with simple text and image tips, such as adding a clock to a Web page or causing text to appear when the mouse moves over an image. It gradually builds to more complex tricks, including manipulating forms or working with cookies behind the scenes. Throughout the book, readers enjoy Joe's snappy style and "to the point" discussion of each "goody" in the book.

About the Author

Joe Burns, Ph.D. is a professor at Southeastern Louisiana University where he teaches graduate and undergraduate classes in Web design and Internet-mediated communication. Joe is the Webmaster of HTML Goodies (http://www.htmlgoodies.com), a site devoted to teaching HTML and Web design that serves up close to four million pages every month to almost a quarter-million individual readers. He is also an Internet consultant for EarthWeb in New York City. Joe first became interested in the Internet while studying for his Ph.D. at Bowling Green State University. There he created HTML Goodies and first began teaching computer classes. Joe is currently working on the viability of delivering university-level classes over the Internet and the effect of teaching in a Web-based environment. Joe lives in Hammond, Louisiana, with his wife Tammy, and two cats, Chloe and Fido.

HTMLgoodies.com is owned by Jupitermedia Corp, also the parent company of WebReference.

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Created: August 8, 2002
Revised: August 8, 2002

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