Google Maps JavaScript API Cookbook

By Alper Dincer, Balkan Uraz

This publication may help you employ the superb source that's Google Maps in your personal ends. From exhibiting maps on mobiles to making GIS purposes, this full of life, recipe-packed consultant is all you wish.


  • Add for your website's performance through the use of Google Maps' power
  • Full of code examples and screenshots for functional and effective learning
  • Empowers you to construct your personal mapping program from the floor up

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Day by way of day, using place facts is changing into an increasing number of renowned, and Google is among the major video game changers during this zone. The Google Maps JavaScript API is likely one of the so much sensible and powerful mapping APIs used between Geo builders. With Google Maps, you could construct location-based apps, maps for cellular apps, visualize geospatial information, and customise your personal maps.

Google Maps API Cookbook is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor that gives you with a few transparent, step by step recipes to help you to unharness the services of the Google Maps JavaScript API at the side of open resource or advertisement GIS servers and prone via a couple of sensible examples of actual global scenarios.

This booklet starts off by means of protecting the necessities of together with easy maps for internet and cellular, including vector and raster layers, styling your individual base maps, developing your individual controls and responding to occasions, and together with your personal events.

You will find out how to combine open resource or advertisement GIS servers and providers together with ArcGIS Server, GeoServer, CartoDB, Fusion Tables, and Google Maps Engine with the Google Maps JavaScript API. additionally, you will expand the Google Maps JavaScript API to push its functions to the restrict with extra libraries and providers together with geometry, AdSense, geocoding, instructions, and StreetView.

This e-book covers every thing you want to find out about making a net map or GIS functions utilizing the Google Maps JavaScript API on a number of platforms.

What you'll study from this book

  • Create basic maps and reveal them on cellular devices
  • Style your individual base maps
  • Add your individual tile maps as base maps or overlays
  • Show vector layers on base maps in a number of varieties reminiscent of issues, polylines or polygons
  • Parse quite a few vector codecs comparable to KML, GeoRSS, GeoJSON, WKT, and so on
  • Create a customized UI and customise your personal how one can regulate it
  • Respond to numerous occasions together with cellular gestures
  • Add extra libraries to increase the features of the API
  • Work with Google companies for geocoding, instructions, StreetView, and so on
  • Integrate open resource or advertisement GIS servers or services


Google Maps API Cookbook follows a fast moving, high-level, based cookbook technique, with minimum conception and an abundance of useful, real-world examples defined in an intensive but concise demeanour that will help you research fast and efficiently.

Who this ebook is written for

Google Maps API Cookbook is for builders who desire to find out how to do something from including an easy embedded map to an internet site to constructing complicated GIS functions with the Google Maps JavaScript API. it really is special at JavaScript builders who understand how to get via yet who're additionally looking the immediacy of recipe-based advice.

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Responsive Typography: Using Type Well on the Web

By Jason Pamental

Responsive website design is helping your web site continue its layout integrity on numerous display sizes, yet how does it impact your typography? With this functional ebook, photograph designers, net designers, and front-end builders alike will research the nuts and bolts of enforcing internet fonts good, specifically how one can get the simplest visual appeal from variety with no sacrificing functionality on any device.

After interpreting typography basics and the evolution of variety on the internet, writer Jason Pamental offers helpful methods, actual examples, code, and suggestion for making your kind performant, revolutionary, proportional, and polished—the basic components of responsive typography.

  • Understand how kind performs a necessary position in content-first internet design
  • Weigh the tradeoffs among self-hosting and utilizing a font provider to get the simplest functionality to your site
  • Get your style at the reveal speedy by means of designing for innovative Enhancement
  • Use a responsive relative scale to regulate proportions among typographic components for any gadget or resolution
  • Polish your sort with ligatures, kerning, and different recommendations to create wealthy, textured analyzing experiences

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The Essential Guide to Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS, Ajax, and PHP (Essentials)

By David Powers

Dreamweaver CS4 is a major leap forward when it comes to integration with the remainder of the CS4 suite (Flash, Fireworks, Photoshop, etc.), and in addition features a entire host of interesting new good points of its personal. the fundamental advisor to Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS, Ajax, and Hypertext Preprocessor concentrates on getting the simplest out of Dreamweaver CS4, instead of going into each menu merchandise and toolbar icon. The emphasis is on constructing web pages compliant with the newest internet criteria, utilizing CSS, JavaScript libraries (with specific emphasis on Spry, Adobe's implementation of Ajax), and PHP.

The e-book covers all features of the hot consumer interface, together with workspace layouts, iconic panels, the similar files function, dwell View, Code Navigator, and reside Code. It additionally indicates find out how to use the enhanced CSS enhancing positive aspects, and JavaScript code introspection. there's additionally assurance of different new gains, similar to model keep an eye on via Subversion integration, and the enhanced help for Photoshop integration by utilizing clever Objects.

What you are going to learn

  • Streamline your workflow with the comparable documents toolbar, reside view, and the Code Navigator
  • Bring your pages alive with Ajax widgets from Spry, jQuery, and the Yahoo! consumer Interface Library
  • Use server-side contains, templates, and Adobe's InContext modifying on-line service
  • Create dynamic net purposes utilizing Dreamweaver's personal home page server behaviors
  • Build actual international website services, comparable to shape validation, random quote generator, seek functionality, person management/login pages, dynamic Ajax gallery, and lots more and plenty more
  • Consume RSS feeds and create Spry information sets
  • How to put up your website after you could have created it

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Pro ASP.NET MVC 3 Framework (Expert's Voice in .NET)

By Adam Freeman

The ASP.NET MVC three Framework is the most recent evolution of Microsoft’s ASP.NET net platform. It presents a high-productivity programming version that promotes purifier code structure, test-driven improvement, and strong extensibility, mixed with all of the merits of ASP.NET 4.

during this 3rd version, the middle model-view-controller (MVC) architectural recommendations aren't easily defined or mentioned in isolation, yet are proven in motion. You’ll paintings via a longer instructional to create a operating e-commerce net program that mixes ASP.NET MVC with the most recent C# language gains and unit-testing top practices. by way of gaining this necessary, sensible event, you’ll realize MVC’s strengths and weaknesses for yourself―and placed your best-learned thought into practice.

The book's authors Steve Sanderson and Adam Freeman have either watched the expansion of ASP.NET MVC seeing that its first unlock. Steve is a well known blogger at the MVC Framework and a member of the Microsoft net Platform and instruments staff. Adam began designing and construction internet purposes 15 years in the past and has been chargeable for many of the world's biggest and such a lot bold tasks. you'll be definite you're in secure hands.

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Jump Start Responsive Web Design

Get a leap begin on Responsive website design today!

Responsive website design is redefining the way in which web pages are designed, allowing you to craft web pages that bring unheard of studies for your clients - whether or not they take place to be utilizing a computing device computer, capsule or cellular equipment.

In only one weekend with this SitePoint ebook, you are going to find out how to:

  • Use media queries to maximise site usability
  • Harness the facility of fluid grids
  • Use dynamic photographs to instantly scale and choose acceptable images

Plus you will discover how one can use responsive content material and a cellular first approach.

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Authentication and Authorization on the Web (Web Security Topics)

By Nigel Chapman, Jenny Chapman

A brief ebook within the "Web protection themes" sequence for internet builders, by means of the well known authors Nigel and Jenny Chapman. internet functions manage assets in keeping with requests from clients. it's always essential to ascertain even if a asked operation can be allowed for the person who despatched the request. This technique of authorization - that's, identifying even if an software might be allowed to carry.out the operation which a request from a selected person or application demands - is dependent upon, yet is cut loose, the method of authentication. Authentication ability deciding on the identification of the person or software sending the request. this can be often performed by way of preserving consumer bills, secure by way of passwords, and through requiring clients to log in. Written for pro and pupil net builders, this booklet presents a transparent and sensible description of authentication and authorization for sites. safe equipment of storing clients' account information are defined, with distinct emphasis at the safe garage of passwords. The authors clarify diversified equipment of authentication, and methods for utilizing authorization to requests from authenticated clients. an easy software, written in JavaScript and equipped at the show framework, is constructed during the booklet to illustrate the rules. The resource code is supplied through the better half website issues coated contain hashing and salting passwords for safe garage, utilizing CAPTCHAs to avoid the production of bogus bills, resetting passwords, session-based authentication and assaults opposed to periods, HTTP authentication, OpenId, authorization in accordance with person debts, role-based authorization, and OAuth. Notes on correct issues in cryptography also are integrated. transparent key issues supply helpful summaries on the finish of every part, and technical phrases are outlined in a 16-page word list.

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How to Get Free Traffic - Unique and Useful Ways to Send Visitors to Your Sites

By Lambert Klein

Listed below are a few worthwhile counsel that would convey you a few universal and designated how you can get unfastened traffic.

You will realize how one can get unique viewers for your web content and blogs.

If you do not have a wide finances then this can be certainly for you. There are numerous information and methods to extend your net site visitors with no deciding to buy it.

All you would like is time. should you can spare a few money, then you definately may possibly outsource a few of these ideas.

•How to Get loose site visitors four
•One approach hyperlinks five
•Yahoo solutions 6
•Articles 10
•Blogs thirteen
•RSS 15
•Free Classifieds sixteen
•Forums 17
•Newsletters 18
•Directories 19
•Squidoo Lenses 20
•Press Releases 22
•Social Bookmarking websites 24
•Social Networking 25
•Conclusion 26
•Resources 27

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Beginning SQL Server for Developers

By Robin Dewson

Beginning SQL Server for Developers is the right publication for builders new to SQL Server and making plans to create and set up purposes opposed to Microsoft’s market-leading database approach for the home windows platform. Now in its fourth version, the publication is superior to hide the very most up-to-date advancements in SQL Server, together with the in-memory gains which are brought in SQL Server 2014.

Within the publication, there are many examples of projects that builders commonly practice. You’ll discover ways to create tables and indexes, and be brought to most sensible practices for securing your worthy facts. You’ll study layout tradeoffs and tips to make sound judgements leading to scalable databases and maintainable code.

SQL Server 2014 introduces in-memory tables and kept approaches. it truly is now attainable to speed up purposes by means of growing tables (and their indexes) that live totally in reminiscence, and not on disk. those new, in-memory buildings fluctuate from caching mechanisms of the earlier, and make attainable the terribly fast execution of particular types of queries similar to are utilized in company intelligence functions. Beginning SQL Server for builders helps the guarantees of this new function set whereas averting pitfalls which could take place whilst blending in-memory tables and code with conventional, disk-based tables and code.

Beginning SQL Server for Developers takes you thru the complete database improvement technique, from fitting the software program to making a database to writing the code to hook up with that database and movement facts out and in. by means of the tip of the e-book, you’ll be ready to layout and create strong and trustworthy database ideas utilizing SQL Server.

  • Takes you thru the total database program improvement lifecycle
  • Includes fresh assurance of the in-memory features
  • Introduces the freely-available show Edition

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Responsive Web Design by Example

By Thoriq Firdaus

Discover how one can simply create enticing, responsive web content with minimal hassle!


• swiftly strengthen and prototype responsive web pages through the use of strong open resource frameworks.
• concentration much less at the conception and extra on effects, with transparent step by step directions, previews, and examples that can assist you alongside the way.
• learn the way you could make the most of 3 of the main strong responsive frameworks on hand at the present time: Bootstrap, Skeleton, and Zurb Foundation.

In Detail

Responsive website design is an explosive zone of development in glossy internet improvement a result of large quantity of other machine sizes and resolutions which are now commercially to be had. now you can create your own responsive web site fast and successfully, permitting you to exhibit your content material in a structure that may paintings on any gadget with an online browser.

By following our special step by step directions during this based reference advisor, you'll learn the way you could construct attractive responsive web content. With insurance of Bootstrap, Skeleton, and Zurb starting place you'll know about 3 of the main robust responsive frameworks on hand today.

Leading you thru via sensible instance, you'll locate that this crucial reference develops your figuring out by way of truly assisting you create appealing web pages step-by-step in entrance of your very eyes.

After going over the fundamentals, you'll have the ability to choose from growing your individual responsive portfolio web page with Skeleton, construction a beautiful product web page with Bootstrap, or establishing your individual specialist company web site with Zurb Foundation.

Ultimately you'll the best way to make a decision which framework is correct for you, and the way you could set up and customise it on your particular specifications!

What you'll study from this book

• the way to come to a decision which responsive framework is true for you.
• Harness the flexibleness of Skeleton to create a really detailed portfolio.
• Use Bootstrap to nearly easily create a beautiful product release page.
• Create an internet presence on your company that would paintings on any gadget with Zurb origin.
• notice how one can leverage CSS to its complete strength for refining your responsive websites.


Written as a concise but functional advisor with an specific specialise in displaying newbies how one can get their own responsive web pages up and working, this crucial reference comprises assurance of tried-and-tested responsive frameworks in a project-based structure that concurrently presents obvious effects when constructing middle understanding.

Who this ebook is written for

Ideal for anyone who wishes their on-line presence to be appropriate with units and resolutions of any dimension, Responsive website design by means of Example exhibits you ways to choose the fitting framework to your personal undertaking standards after which publications you thru the method of set up, configuration, and customization.

With 3 hugely dependent and meticulously designed tasks to choose between, it's the excellent reference for either new and present net builders who are looking to be capable of increase their talents and exhibit their content material in a really specialist demeanour.

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WordPress: The Missing Manual

By Matthew MacDonald

Whether you’re a budding blogger or professional net fashion designer, WordPress is a superb device for developing web pages, when you know the way to faucet its extraordinary good points. the most recent variation of this jargon-free lacking guide indicates you ways to exploit WordPress 3.9’s topics, widgets, plug-ins, and souped-up enhancing and multimedia instruments to construct on the subject of any form of site.

The vital belongings you have to know:

  • Create your site. Get hands-on, A-to-Z directions for construction all kinds of sites, from elegant blogs to professional-looking ecommerce sites.
  • Add features. make a choice from millions of widgets and plug-ins to augment your site’s ease of use, appears to be like, and performance.
  • Mix in multimedia. upload photograph galleries, slideshows, videos, song avid gamers, and podcasts for your pages.
  • Attract an audience. Create computerized content material feeds, sign in website subscribers, and support readers percentage your posts on social media.
  • Fine-tune your content. study web site records to enhance your content material and succeed in, and to optimize your website for seek engines.
  • Go Mobile. opt for a topic that instantly reconfigures your website for cellular devices.
  • Build a really distinct site. customise WordPress issues to create a domain that appears precisely the approach you will want it to.

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