|Categories||Free Downloadable Web Designing and Development eBooks!|
Learn SVG: The Web Graphics Standard
Learn SVG: The Web Graphics Standard is a beginner-level book that assumes basic knowledge of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). Learn SVG is presented in a workbook-like format that lends itself to people who want both a solid foundation in the main aspects of SVG and who are willing to get their hands dirty with the fertile soil that SVG has to offer.
A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web
A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web aims to teach you techniques for designing your website using the principles of graphic design. Featuring five sections, each covering a core aspect of graphic design: Getting Started, Research, Typography, Colour, and Layout.
Research-Based Web Design and Usability Guidelines
Although recent findings show the public increasingly interacting with government Web sites, a common problem is that people can�t find what they�re looking for. In other words, the sites lack usability. The Research-Based Web Design and Usability Guidelines aid in correcting this problem by providing the latest Web design guidance from the research and other forms of evidence.
Bringing together the results of more than 300 new design studies, an understanding of people, knowledge of hardware and software capabilities, and the author�s practical experience gained from 45 years of work with display-based systems, this book addresses interface and screen design from the user�s perspective.
A Semantic Web Primer, 2nd Edition
A Semantic Web Primer provides a systematic treatment of the different languages (XML, RDF, OWL, and rules) and technologies (explicit metadata, ontologies, and logic and inference) that are central to Semantic Web development as well as such crucial related topics as ontology engineering and application scenarios. This substantially revised and updated second edition reflects recent developments in the field, covering new application areas and tools.
The next major advance in the Web? Web 3.0 will be built on semantic Web technologies, which will allow data to be shared and reused across application, enterprise, and community boundaries. Written by a team of highly experienced Web developers, this book explains examines how this powerful new technology can unify and fully leverage the ever-growing data, information, and services that are available on the Internet.
Best Practices for Developing a Web Site
Just because Web sites are easy to build these days, doesn't mean it's easy to build a quality Web site that meets your business objectives.
Pro Web 2.0 Mashups: Remixing Data and Web Services
The modern Web is awash with data and services just waiting to be used, but how do you make effective use of all this information? The answer lies in APIs (such as Google Maps, Flickr, and Amazon Web Services) and remixing, or mashups.
Web Style Guide: Basic Design Principles for Creating Web Sites
The book begins the presentation of its helpful and forward-looking advice with a discussion of the overall process of defining the objectives and users of your Web site, as well as the goals you will use to measure your progress.
Building Accessible Websites
Using a strategic approach to the issues in a journalistic style, this book will be a foundation for how people think about this issue going forward-the first book people would read on the topic, before delving into the minutiae of the moment.
Taking Your Talent to the Web: A Guide for the Transitioning Designer
This is an explicit and detailed guide, an intelligent "how-to" book for professionals. It lays the groundwork and creates context by exploring essential concepts, defines terms that may be new or unfamiliar, and then moves forward with practical software techniques. All the while it is building on the existing knowledge and experience of its professional design audience.