Dart for Absolute Beginners

By David Kopec

Dart for Absolute Beginners allows people with no historical past in programming to create their very own net apps whereas studying the basics of software program improvement in a innovative language. simply digested chapters, whereas entire sufficient to discover the complete area, are geared toward either hobbyists and pros alike. The reader won't merely achieve an perception into Dart, but in addition the applied sciences at the back of the internet. an organization beginning is laid for extra programming studies.

Dart is a brand new, cutting edge language built via Google that's poised to take the net by way of hurricane. For consumer part internet app improvement, Dart has many merits over JavaScript. those contain yet will not be constrained to: enhanced pace, enforcement of programmatic constitution, and more desirable amenities for software program reuse. better of all, Dart is instantly switched over to JavaScript in order that it really works with all net browsers. Dart is a clean begin, with no the luggage of the final twenty years of the internet. Why begin studying to software with yesterday’s technology?

  • Teaches you the basics of programming and the applied sciences in the back of the net.
  • Utilizes the leading edge, effortless to benefit, dependent Dart programming language in order that your first steps are pointed in the direction of the way forward for internet improvement.
  • No past wisdom is needed to start constructing your individual net apps.

What you’ll learn

  • Become knowledgeable within the basics of programming.
  • Learn how the applied sciences at the back of the internet paintings.
  • Use Dart to jot down small to medium measurement net apps.
  • Understand adequate HTML and CSS to create your personal designs.
  • Be in a position to studying others’ code.
  • Develop a beginning that allows you to extra strengthen your programming skills.

Who this publication is for

Dart for Absolute Beginners is for readers without past wisdom of programming (or even HTML) who're attracted to taking their first steps into net improvement with the “latest and maximum” net programming language, Dart. Hobbyists will get pleasure from its easy-to-digest content material, whereas its concentrate on the innovative Dart language will attract pros. It’s additionally for the reader who easily has a interest approximately how the internet and/or programming works – he'll achieve perception into its applied sciences with no entering into the tiresome emphasis on semantics in a few introductory texts. Dart for Absolute Beginners is a completely approachable textual content for brand spanking new programmers of all backgrounds.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Set Up
  2. Your First Dart Programs
  3. Some Programming Fundamentals
  4. Five Small courses to show off basics in Dart
  5. Functions
  6. Data Structures
  7. How Does the internet Work?
  8. Using Dart to engage with HTML
  9. Hangman
  10. Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals
  11. Object-Oriented Design
  12. Advanced Dart Concepts
  13. Testing Your Work
  14. Concurrency
  15. Tools of the Trade
  16. Putting all of it Together
  17. Where to head from Here
  18. Interview with Dart's Creators
  19. Appendix A: Dart Cheat Sheet
  20. Appendix B: background of net Programming
  21. Appendix C: Dart Timeline
  22. Appendix D: nice Resources

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Web Service APIs and Libraries

By Jason Paul Michel

This publication indicates the best way to increase an institution's presence on the net with instruments that combine quite a few convenient, well known courses.  Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are software program instruments that support various courses interact, and Michel indicates readers find out how to combine those into present library web pages in addition to use them to release new different types of prone.  With step-by-step tips, this book

  • Uses real-world examples to teach how APIs can be utilized to advertise library fabrics and occasions, visualize info, teach consumers, and mobilize library services 
  • Demonstrates find out how to create and deal with widgets for picture galleries, quick reporting on computer/printer availability, featured ebook titles and e-book reports from library clients, monitoring utilization facts, and lots of different library functions
  • Includes directions for operating with renowned instruments resembling Flickr, YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter, Google Charts, OCLC, WordPress, Goodreads, LibraryThing, and the Hathi Trust
  • Provides considerable screenshots, snippets of HTML code, and easy-to-follow samples to make sure that even beginners will consider cozy integrating APIs into their advertising plans

Focusing on commonly followed instruments that every one have rapid, beneficial functions, this sensible ebook can assist expand any library's succeed in.

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Web Development with Django Cookbook - Second Edition

Key Features

  • This is the newest booklet out there to help you benefit from the recent beneficial properties extra to Django 1.8
  • This e-book involves recipes of various complexities that can assist you create multilingual, responsive, and scalable web content with Django
  • This up-to-date version teaches you significant Django capabilities and should assist you increase your abilities by way of constructing versions, varieties, perspectives, and templates

Book Description

Django is an online framework that used to be designed to strike a stability among speedy net improvement and excessive functionality. It has the potential to address purposes with excessive degrees of person site visitors and interplay, and will combine with monstrous databases at the backend, regularly amassing and processing facts in genuine time.

Through this e-book, you will find that accumulating info from various assets and offering it to others in numerous codecs isn't really as tricky as you inspiration. It follows a task-based method of advisor you thru all of the net improvement approaches utilizing the Django framework. we are going to begin through developing the digital setting for a Django venture and configuring it. Then you will learn how to write reusable items of code in your versions and how one can deal with database schema adjustments utilizing South migrations. After that, we will take you thru operating with types and perspectives to go into and record facts. With functional examples on utilizing templates and JavaScript jointly, you will find the right way to create the simplest consumer adventure. within the ultimate chapters, you can be brought to a few programming and debugging tips and eventually, you may be proven find out how to attempt and set up the undertaking to a distant committed server.

By the top of this publication, you might have a very good realizing of the hot good points further to Django 1.8 and be knowledgeable at internet improvement processes.

What you are going to learn

  • Get all started with the fundamental configuration essential to begin any Django project
  • Build a database constitution out of reusable version mixins
  • Manage varieties and perspectives and get to understand a few important styles which are used to create them
  • Create convenient template filters and tags that you should reuse in each project
  • Integrate your personal performance into the Django CMS
  • Manage hierarchical buildings with MPTT
  • Import info from neighborhood assets and exterior internet providers in addition to exporting your facts to 3rd parties
  • Implement a multilingual seek with Haystack
  • Test and installation your venture efficiently

About the Author

Aidas Bendoraitis has been professionally operating with internet applied sciences for over a decade. over the last 9 years at a Berlin-based corporation, studio 38 natural verbal exchange GmbH, he has built a couple of small-scale and large-scale Django projects―mostly within the cultural area―together with an inventive staff. in the meanwhile, he's additionally operating as a software program architect at a London-based cellular startup, Hype.

Aidas usually attends meetups of Django consumer crew Berlin, sometimes visits Django and Python meetings, and writes a web publication approximately Django: http://djangotricks.blogspot.com/.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting began with Django 1.8
  2. Database Structure
  3. Forms and Views
  4. Templates and JavaScript
  5. Custom Template Filters and Tags
  6. Model Administration
  7. Django CMS
  8. Hierarchical Structures
  9. Data Import and Export
  10. Bells and Whistles
  11. Testing and Deployment

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Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML

By Elisabeth Robson

Bored with examining HTML books that merely make experience after you are a professional? Then it truly is approximately time you picked up Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML and very discovered HTML. you need to examine HTML so that you can ultimately create these web content you have regularly sought after, so that you can speak extra successfully with buddies, kin, fanatics, and enthusiast clients. you furthermore may are looking to do it correct so that you can really continue and extend your web content over the years, and so your web content paintings in the entire browsers and cellular units available in the market. Oh, and if you have got by no means heard of CSS, that is okay--we will not inform an individual you are still partying like it is 1999--but in case you are going to create web content within the twenty first century then you should comprehend and comprehend CSS.

Learn the genuine secrets and techniques of making web content, and why every little thing your boss advised you approximately HTML tables is perhaps flawed (and what to do instead). most significantly, carry your personal along with your co-worker (and galvanize cocktail celebration site visitors) whilst he casually mentions how his HTML is now strict, and his CSS is in an exterior kind sheet.

With Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML, you are going to steer clear of the embarrassment of considering web-safe colours nonetheless topic, and the foolishness of slipping a font tag into your pages. better of all, you will examine HTML and CSS in a fashion that may not placed you to sleep. If you have got learn a Head First booklet, you recognize what to anticipate: a visually-rich layout designed for how your mind works. utilizing the newest examine in neurobiology, cognitive technological know-how, and studying thought, this booklet will load HTML, CSS, and XHTML into your mind in a fashion that sticks.

So what are you anticipating? depart these different dusty books in the back of and are available sign up for us in Webville. Your journey is ready to begin.

"Elegant layout is on the center of each bankruptcy right here, each one suggestion conveyed with equivalent doses of pragmatism and wit."
--Ken Goldstein, government vp, Disney Online

"This publication is a completely glossy creation to forward-looking practices in online page markup and presentation."
--Danny Goodman, writer of Dynamic HTML: The Definitive Guide

"What was once an extended trial and mistake studying procedure has now been diminished well into a fascinating paperback."
--Mike Davidson, CEO, Newsvine, Inc.

"I love Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML--it teaches you every thing you must research in a 'fun lined' format!" -
-Sally Applin, UI clothier and Artist

"I have not had as a lot enjoyable interpreting a e-book (other than Harry Potter) in years. And your e-book ultimately helped me escape of my hapless so-last-century manner of constructing internet pages."
--Professor David M. Arnow, division of machine and knowledge technology, Brooklyn College

"If you have ever had a loved one who sought after you to layout an internet site for them, purchase them Head First HTML with CSS and XHTML. If you have ever requested a friend to layout you a website, purchase this e-book. If you have ever obtained an HTML ebook and ended up utilizing it to point your table, or for kindling on a chilly iciness day, purchase this booklet. this is often the ebook you have been looking ahead to. this can be the training method you have been ready for."
--Warren Kelly, Blogcritics.org

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A Web for Everyone: Designing Accessible User Experiences (1st Edition)

By Whitney Quesenbery, Sarah Horton

When you are in command of the consumer event, improvement, or process for a website, an internet for everybody can assist you're making your website available with out sacrificing layout or innovation. Rooted in common layout rules, this booklet presents strategies: useful suggestion and examples of the way to create websites that everybody can use.

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SQL For Dummies

By Allen G. Taylor

Uncover the secrets and techniques of SQL and begin construction larger relational databases today!

This enjoyable and pleasant consultant can assist you demystify database administration structures so that you can create extra strong databases and entry info comfortably. up to date for the newest SQL performance, SQL For Dummies, eighth Edition covers the center SQL language and indicates you the way to take advantage of SQL to constitution a DBMS, enforce a database layout, safe your information, and retrieve info if you happen to want it.

  • Includes new improvements of SQL:2011, together with temporal facts performance which lets you set legitimate instances for transactions to happen and is helping hinder database corruption
  • Covers growing, having access to, manipulating, retaining, and storing info in relational database administration platforms like entry, Oracle, SQL Server, and MySQL
  • Provides advice for holding your facts secure from robbery, unintentional or malicious corruption, or loss as a result of gear disasters and recommendation on taking out mistakes on your work

Don't be daunted by means of database improvement anymore - get SQL For Dummies, eighth Edition, and you will be in your approach to SQL stardom.

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Principles of Web Design: The Web Technologies Series (5th Edition)

By Joel Sklar

Joel Sklar has written the definitive textual content for website design, rules OF website design, 5th version guiding readers during the complete site construction technique, whereas constructing and adorning your HTML, CSS, and visible layout talents alongside the best way. Now up to date to incorporate the most recent website design applied sciences and tendencies, this 5th version positive aspects all-new sections on HTML5, CSS3, CSS web page layouts, and more advantageous navigation in addition to technical updates and new display photographs all through. starting with the internet layout atmosphere and the rules of sound website design, readers will proceed to making plans website format and navigation, and development to net typography, shades and pictures, operating with CSS, and extra. Armed with a beneficial knowing and many hands-on actions, readers will achieve an excellent starting place of designing winning, standards-based websites which are transportable throughout diversified working structures, browsers, and internet units. better half web site on hand at no extra expense www.joelsklar.com/pwd5.

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Smashing CSS: Professional Techniques for Modern Layout

PROFESSIONAL ideas for contemporary LAYOUT

Smashing CSS takes you well past the fundamentals, overlaying not just the finer issues of format and results, yet introduces you to the longer term with HTML5 and CSS3. only a few within the can exhibit you the fine details of CSS like Eric Meyer and inside of Smashing CSS Eric offers ideas which are thorough, totally helpful, and universally acceptable within the genuine international. From selecting the right instruments, to CSS results and CSS3 suggestions with jQuery, Smashing CSS is the sensible consultant to development smooth internet layouts.

With Smashing CSS you are going to learn the way to:

  • Throw components offscreen/hide them
  • Create body/HTML backgrounds in XHTML
  • Usemore than 15 format concepts together with clearfix, two/three easy columns, pretend columns, One precise format, Holy Grail, em-based structure, fluid grids, sticky footers, and more
  • Use numerous CSS results together with CSS popups, boxpunching, rounded corners, CSS sprites, Sliding doorways, Liquid Bleach, ragged floats, and more
  • Apply CSS desk styling together with utilizing thead, tfoot, and tbody, row headers, column-oriented styling (classes); styling facts tables with jQuery, tables to graphs, tables to maps; and more
  • Use CSS3 parts together with rounded corners, a number of backgrounds, RGBA, utilizing jQuery to do CSS3 decisions and quite a bit more.

Eric Meyer is an the world over famous specialist at the topics of HTML, CSS, and net criteria, and has been engaged on the internet considering that 1993. Smashing CSS is for builders who have already got a few adventure with CSS and JavaScript and are prepared for extra complex techniques.

Smashing Magazine (smashingmagazine.com) is likely one of the world's most well liked website design websites. precise to the Smashing challenge, the Smashing journal booklet sequence promises valuable and cutting edge details to internet designers and developers.

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HTML 5 & CSS3 Genius Guide - 2015

Creating a site is anything that simply isn’t attainable with no assistance from HTML. it's the uncomplicated framework of the realm huge net and we depend on CSS to make the styling constant and more uncomplicated to regulate. during this newly revised version we provide you the instruments you must develop into an online layout grasp. inside those pages you are going to examine the artwork of responsive layout and feature entry to over 10 hours of video college. Featuring:
Future HTML - net elements, the recent usual in modular HTML development.
Style & animate with CSS - customize with artistic CSS.
Responsive layout - Make your web pages actually practice for your whole devices.
Source documents - obtain your unfastened tutorials, templates and extra from FileSilo.

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How to Design Websites (Portfolio Skills)

By Laurence King

There are books at the nuts and bolts of website design and there are books approximately web site aesthetics, showcasing examples of excellent layout. find out how to layout web pages comprises the necessities of either, addressing the skillsets required to provide web content which are practical and stylish yet from a photograph designer's point of view. It demonstrates so that you can layout a operating web site in mins with no the necessity for pricey courses. Chapters contain Code, format, textual content and Typography, and pictures and color Schemes. priceless tips and tips panels are integrated, in addition to step by step tasks corresponding to the best way to produce a portfolio web site that would be of curiosity to layout scholars and to graduates of all disciplines. Inspirational Trailblazer case experiences exhibit the simplest of up to date designers and their paintings. Blogs, fb, Flickr and HTML5, and new methods of utilizing the net, reminiscent of cellphones and netbooks, also are discussed.

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