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Introduction to Web Interaction Design

With HTML and CSS, 1st Edition

By Michael Macaulay

Chapman and Hall/CRC

899 pages | 833 Color Illus.

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This book introduces standard and new HTML5 elements and attributes and CSS3 properties commonly used in Web design as well as design guidelines for their effective use. Its approach of explaining every line of code in the examples it uses to show the usage of the HTML elements and CSS properties introduced makes it an invaluable Web design resource for beginners as well as intermediates looking to fill in gaps in their knowledge. In addition, the inclusion of user-centered design process stages and how they are best managed in website development makes the book unique in its area. Also, the book's approach of including challenges after each topic to help refresh readers' knowledge, as well as make them think, ensures that there are ample activities to keep learners motivated and engaged.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Internet and the Web

Part 1: HTML

Chapter 2: Introduction to HTML

Chapter 3: Text

Chapter 4: Lists, Tables and Links

Chapter 5: Forms

Chapter 6: Images

Chapter 7: Audio, Video, and Animation

Part 2: CSS

Chapter 8: Introduction to CSS

Chapter 9: Color

Chapter 10: Boxes: Size and Border

Chapter 11: Boxes: Transform and 3D

Chapter 12: Positioning elements

Chapter 13: Text: Typefaces and Fonts

Chapter 14: Text: Formatting and decoration

Chapter 15: Images: Content and background images

Chapter 14: Images: Effects

Chapter 17: Lists, Tables, and Forms

Chapter 18: Animation

Chapter 19: Layout with Flexible box

Chapter 20: Layout with the grid model

Chapter 22: Beyond HTML and CSS

Part 3: Web Design principles and practices

Chapter 23: Design: The fundamentals

Chapter 24: Designing for the Web

Chapter 25: Designing for mobile devices

Part 4: Web development process

Chapter 26: Web development process

Chapter 27: Managing Web projects

Chapter 28: Introduction to intellectual property

About the Author

Michael Macaulay is a freelance educator, developer, and user-experience designer and evaluator. Formerly, he was a senior lecturer and course director for multimedia courses at London South Bank University, United Kingdom. He earned his PhD in 2000 in the effects of human–computer interaction and multimedia in learning from Loughborough University, United Kingdom. In the past, he had also been a computer systems administrator, computer systems programmer and analyst, and desktop publisher.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Programming / Games
COMPUTERS / Web / Site Design