PHP 6 Fast & Easy Web Development

By Matt Telles, Julie Meloni

Discover ways to create web content speedy and simply with PHP--no past programming event required! Hypertext Preprocessor 6 speedy & effortless internet improvement presents a step by step, learn-by-example route to studying via easy-to-understand language and illustrations. in contrast to the verbose text-only chapters present in such a lot programming books, the quick & effortless net improvement sort appeals to clients who're new to Hypertext Preprocessor, or to programming usually. the 1st 3 chapters are devoted to getting Apache, MySQL, and personal home page up and operating in your home windows or Linux computing device. You'll be shocked at how uncomplicated it's, and the way fast you'll be operating. From there, you'll the way to create multi-part scripts, exhibit dynamic content material, paintings with MySQL databases, limit entry to yes pages of your website utilizing Hypertext Preprocessor, create touch administration structures, and paintings with XML. After finishing this e-book, you've got a robust beginning within the fundamentals of Web-based applied sciences and alertness layout, and should be ready to profit extra complicated subject matters and programming equipment.

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SignalR Real-time Application Cookbook

By Roberto Vespa

Use SignalR to create realtime, bidirectional, and asynchronous functions in accordance with normal net technologies

About This Book

  • Build excessive functionality real-time internet applications
  • Broadcast messages from the server to many consumers simultaneously
  • Implement advanced and reactive architectures

Who This ebook Is For

Different degrees of builders will locate this ebook worthy. novices might be capable of research the entire primary strategies of SignalR, speedy changing into efficient in a tricky enviornment. skilled programmers will locate during this booklet a convenient and worthwhile choice of ready-made options to universal use situations, which they are going to be in a position to increase as wanted. builders may also use the e-book as a short connection with crucial SignalR positive factors. No prior functional event both with SignalR or with real-time conversation commonly is required.

What you are going to Learn

  • Teach you the way to construct SignalR servers
  • Illustrate SignalR consumers outfitted with either the JavaScript and the .NET buyer libraries
  • Demonstrate either the Hubs API and the power Connection API
  • Demystify the life of a connection
  • Explain the best way to authorize requests
  • Scale up and scale out your SignalR applications
  • Enable you to address blunders efficiently
  • Extend SignalR with customized services
  • Solve complicated real-time eventualities with assistance from complex, ready-made examples

In Detail

SignalR is a contemporary addition to ASP.NET, which lets you upload real-time functionalities for your functions. SignalR allows bidirectional verbal exchange among shopper and server over HTTP, transparently, and guarantees you are constantly supplied with the adventure of a chronic connection.

SignalR Real-time program Cookbook is a pragmatic, hands-on consultant that offers a few transparent step by step recipes that would progressively provide help to upload SignalR as an cutting edge, potent, and invaluable merchandise on your toolbox. This booklet will flow from uncomplicated examples directly to advanced use circumstances, facing a finished assessment of the library. except supporting out with the typical initiatives, on the finish of the e-book you will discover a suite of ready-made ideas for extra complicated scenarios.

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Data-oriented Development with Angularjs

Write DSLs in your consumer interface code utilizing AngularJS directives and upload real-time services for your purposes utilizing AngularFire's three-way information binding with Firebase

About This Book

  • Create strong customized HTML components and attributes utilizing AngularJS directives
  • Store and sync facts in genuine time utilizing Firebase
  • Practical operating examples that will help you observe your wisdom to resolve real-world problems

Who This booklet Is For

This publication is helping beginner-level AngularJS builders set up AngularJS purposes by means of discussing vital AngularJS strategies and most sensible practices. when you are an skilled AngularJS developer yet have not written directives or have not created customized HTML controls ahead of, then this booklet is perfect for you.

What you are going to Learn

  • Experience the facility of two-way info binding utilizing AngularJS and three-way information binding utilizing Firebase
  • Use dependency injection in AngularJS
  • Get the $http and $resource prone to paintings with relaxation APIs
  • Realize the complete energy of AngularJS by way of writing customized parts, attributes, and so forth, utilizing directives
  • Create real-time apps utilizing Firebase and AngularJS
  • Discover the advantages and makes use of of Node.js, Yeoman, Yo Angular generator, Grunt, and Bower
  • Get to grips with the fundamentals of Git and use Git circulation for a extra effective Git branching workflow

In Detail

AngularJS is among the hottest JavaScript frameworks used to jot down unmarried web page functions and is acceptable for constructing large-scale firm purposes. With Firebase, you could simply shop and sync facts in genuine time. It has libraries for the entire significant internet and cellular structures (including AngularJS) and bindings for the preferred frameworks (such as Node.js).

Data-oriented improvement with AngularJS is a scientific studying advisor that covers very important AngularJS strategies resembling information binding, dependency injection, directives, and so forth. It additionally covers the fundamentals of Firebase and three-way info binding with AngularFire. you possibly can create a small venture and construct a real-time software utilizing Firebase and AngularJS. This undertaking makes use of lots of the ideas and most sensible practices discovered within the e-book for you to observe the exact same ideas in real-world AngularJS development.

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Drupal 7 Themes

By Ric Shreves

Give your Drupal web pages a thrilling, common new glance utilizing topics. From fitting new subject matters, to customizing them, to development them from scratch, here's the whole consultant you have been taking a look for.


  • Learn to create new Drupal 7 themes
  • No event of Drupal theming required
  • Discover ideas and instruments for developing and enhancing themes
  • The first e-book to lead you thru the recent components and subject matters on hand in Drupal 7

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Learn concerning the Drupal 7 Theming Architecture
  • Find and set up new themes
  • Get the main from Drupal's subject configuration system
  • Create a brand new subject matter from scratch
  • Master PHPTemplate
  • Modify the default templates and styles
  • Override the default templates together with your own
  • Create dynamic styling that responds to the content material or the user
  • Discover instruments that make theming more uncomplicated and extra effective


Filled with useful examples, this publication permits you to comprehend the common sense at the back of the theming approach hired in Drupal, and the way to make it give you the results you want. you are going to research key recommendations and paintings via examples with cautious, step by step instructions.

Who this publication is written for

The major necessities to use this publication are wisdom of HTML, CSS, and a slightly of creativity. you don't want to grasp whatever approximately theming in Drupal; all you would like is simple adventure of operating with Drupal.

Although this booklet goals to make Drupal theming obtainable to designers, theming in Drupal 7 contains writing a few Hypertext Preprocessor code, and a uncomplicated wisdom of Hypertext Preprocessor might be helpful.p>

Regardless of your technical abilities, this publication will train you to layout subject matters in your Drupal web content quick and easily.

In Detail

Drupal is an award profitable open resource content material administration approach (CMS). in response to personal home page and MySQL, its strength and suppleness mixed with its extraordinary layout suggest it truly is essentially the most well known offerings for making a CMS website..

Drupal employs a really good templating approach and helps issues, which let you swap the feel and appear of your system's entrance and back-end interfaces..

Drupal 7 topics is a perfect advent to theming with Drupal 7. to be able to create a outstanding new search for your Drupal 7 site, this publication is for you. This e-book is a revised, up to date and accelerated variation of Drupal 6 subject matters, rewritten in particular for Drupal 7.

This booklet will express you recommendations and instruments that can assist you enhance the feel and appear of any Drupal 7-powered web site. ranging from the fundamentals of topic setup and configuration, you are going to find out about the Drupal theming structure and the PHPTemplate engine, after which movement directly to editing present subject matters and construction new subject matters from scratch. you can find out approximately instruments to make your topic improvement easier.

A functional advisor exhibiting you the way to create topics in your Drupal 7 site

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Sass and Compass in Action

By Wynn Netherland


Sass and Compass in Action is the definitive consultant to stylesheet authoring utilizing those innovative instruments. Written for either designers and builders, this e-book demonstrates the ability of either Sass and Compass via a sequence of examples that handle universal soreness issues linked to conventional stylesheet authoring. The e-book starts off with basic subject matters comparable to CSS resets and strikes directly to extra concerned themes corresponding to grid frameworks and CSS3 seller implementation differences.

About this Book

For 15 years, we have now been utilizing CSS to patiently paint the net by way of hand. not more! Sass and Compass upload scripting and a library of elements to straightforward CSS so that you can simplify stylesheet authoring, automate tedious initiatives, and upload dynamic styling positive aspects for your pages. examine Sass and Compass as energy instruments that let you paint with striking pace and precision.

Sass and Compass in Action is a hands-on consultant to stylesheet authoring utilizing those progressive instruments. This useful ebook indicates you ways to cast off universal CSS ache issues and focus on making your pages pop. you will commence with basic themes like CSS resets after which development to extra massive demanding situations like development a private stylesheet framework to package and reuse your personal techniques and opinions.

Purchase of the print ebook features a unfastened booklet in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning Publications.

What's Inside

  • CSS for laptop and cellular net apps
  • Loaded with examples and reusable techniques
  • Authors are Sass and Compass creators and middle group members

About the Authors

Wynn Netherland is an entire stack internet developer who co hosts The Changelog Podcast. Chris Eppstein is the author of Compass and a member of the Sass center staff. Brandon Mathis is a passionate specialist internet clothier with deep Sass talents. Nathan Weizenbaum is the writer and lead developer of Sass.

Table of Contents

    PART 1: GETTING accustomed to SASS AND COMPASS
  1. Sass and Compass make stylesheets enjoyable again
  2. easy Sass syntax
  4. CSS grids with no the math
  5. put off the mundane utilizing Compass
  6. CSS3 with Compass
  8. Spriting
  9. From prototype to production
  10. High-performance stylesheets
  11. PART four: complicated SASS AND COMPASS
  12. Scripting with Sass
  13. growing and sharing a Compass extension

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Das Beste an HTML & CSS

By Ben Henick

HTML und CSS bilden seit mehr als zehn Jahren das Herzstück des Webdesigns, aber trotz oder gerade wegen ihres stolzen Alters beinhalten diese Technologien auch einige überholungsbedürftige gains. Autor Ben Henick nimmt in diesem book die beiden grundlegenden Webtechnologien unter die Lupe und stellt einen nützlichen Katalog an Webdesign-Best Practices zusammen. Das Beste an HTML & CSS richtet sich an Webdesigner und –autoren, die mit den Grundlagen von CSS und HTML vertraut sind und die auf der Suche nach konkreten Tipps sind, mit denen sie ihren Arbeitsstil und ihren Code verbessern können. Anhand klassischer Themen des Webdesigns wird Ihnen vermittelt, wie Sie beispielsweise Farben und Schriften, Bilder und Formulare so einsetzen, dass möglichst wenig Reibungsverluste im Hinblick auf verschiedene Browser und Ausgabegeräte entstehen.

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High Performance Web Sites: Essential Knowledge for Front-End Engineers

By Steve Souders

Want your website to reveal extra speedy? This ebook offers 14 particular principles that may lower 25% to 50% off reaction time while clients request a web page. writer Steve Souders, in his task as leader functionality Yahoo!, gathered those most sensible practices whereas optimizing a number of the most-visited pages on the internet. Even websites that had already been hugely optimized, corresponding to Yahoo! seek and the Yahoo! entrance web page, have been in a position to reap the benefits of those strangely uncomplicated functionality guidelines.

The principles in High functionality internet Sites clarify how one can optimize the functionality of the Ajax, CSS, JavaScript, Flash, and pictures that you've got already equipped into your website -- alterations which are severe for any wealthy internet software. different resources of data pay loads of consciousness to tuning internet servers, databases, and undefined, however the bulk of exhibit time is taken up at the browser aspect and by way of the verbal exchange among server and browser. High functionality internet Sites covers each point of that process.

Each functionality rule is supported via particular examples, and code snippets can be found at the book's significant other website. the foundations comprise how to:

  • Make Fewer HTTP Requests
  • Use a content material supply Network
  • Add an Expires Header
  • Gzip Components
  • Put Stylesheets on the Top
  • Put Scripts on the Bottom
  • Avoid CSS Expressions
  • Make JavaScript and CSS External
  • Reduce DNS Lookups
  • Minify JavaScript
  • Avoid Redirects
  • Remove Duplicates Scripts
  • Configure ETags
  • Make Ajax Cacheable

If you are construction pages for prime site visitors locations and need to optimize the adventure of clients traveling your website, this e-book is indispensable.

"If every body could enforce simply 20% of Steve's instructions, the net will be adramatically higher position. among this publication and Steve's YSlow extension, there is reallyno excuse for having a gradual site anymore."

-Joe Hewitt, Developer of Firebug debugger and Mozilla's DOM Inspector

"Steve Souders has performed a stupendous task of distilling an incredible, semi-arcane paintings all the way down to a collection of concise, actionable, pragmatic engineering steps that might switch the realm of internet performance."

-Eric Lawrence, Developer of the Fiddler internet Debugger, Microsoft Corporation

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Web Development with Go: Building Scalable Web Apps and RESTful Services

Take a deep dive into internet improvement utilizing the cross programming language to construct internet apps and RESTful providers to create trustworthy and effective software program. Web improvement with Go offers move language basics after which strikes directly to complicated internet improvement suggestions and winning deployment of pass net apps to the cloud. 

Web improvement with Go will train you the way to advance scalable real-world internet apps, RESTful prone, and backend platforms with cross. The booklet starts through overlaying pass programming language basics as a prerequisite for net improvement. After a radical knowing of the fundamentals, the booklet delves into net improvement utilizing the integrated package deal, net/http. With each one bankruptcy you’ll be brought to new techniques for progressively construction a real-world internet system. 

The ebook extra indicates you the way to combine elect different applied sciences. for instance, it presents an outline of utilizing MongoDB as a way of continual garage, and gives an end-to-end leisure API pattern in addition. The ebook then strikes directly to exhibit the right way to installation net apps to the cloud utilizing the Google Cloud platform. 


Web improvement with Go provides:    

  • Fundamentals for development real-world internet apps in Go
  • Thorough assurance of necessities and sensible code examples
  • Demo internet apps for achieving a deeper figuring out of internet development
  • A reference leisure API app which might be used to construct scalable real-world backend prone in Go
  • A thorough demonstration of deploying internet apps to the Cloud utilizing the Google Cloud platform


Go is a high-performance language whereas supplying larger point of developer productiveness, as a result Web improvement with pass equips you with the required talents and information required for successfully construction powerful and effective net apps via leveraging the positive aspects of Go.

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Writing for the Web: Creating Compelling Web Content Using Words, Pictures, and Sound

By Lynda Felder

With Writing for the Web, you’ll research every little thing you must recognize to create potent websites utilizing phrases, photographs, and sound. persist with alongside as teacher and author Lynda Felder combines easy-to-follow instructions with images, lists, and tables to demonstrate the most important strategies in the back of writing nonlinear, interactive tales; growing succinct and transparent reproduction; and dealing compelling pictures, movement pics, and sound into your content.

Many books provide guide on the best way to use software program courses to construct sites, podcasts, and illustrations. yet in basic terms Writing for the Web explains whilst and why an writer may select a demonstration over a photo, movement pics over textual content, or a slice of Beethoven’s 5th over the sound of a effervescent brook. targeting storytelling ideas that paintings most sensible for electronic media, this publication describes the fundamental talents and instruments in an internet author’s toolbox, together with an intensive figuring out of grammar and elegance, a severe eye for images, and an ear for simply the precise sound byte for a podcast.

This basically written advisor offers a enjoyable and useful method of net writing that busy scholars and writers might be wanting to research and discover.

  • Uses concise, straight-to-the-point variety to demonstrate recommendations for writing sharp and targeted internet replica, coupled with compelling visuals and sound
  • specializes in writing practices and instructions, with routines and activates built and verified by way of the author
  • good points transparent layout, with lots of images and visible parts, and a pleasant and an expert voice

Take your studying even extra with Lynda's significant other publication: The net Writer's Toolkit: 365 activates, collaborative workouts, video games, and demanding situations for powerful on-line content.

For extra suggestions, routines, and proposals for academics, try out the book’s website at

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