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Language and character sets


Inspiration sites

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Web Forms

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Book References

  • Jason Beaird, The Principles of Beautiful Web Design, Sitepoint, 2007, ISBN 0-9758419-6-3.
  • Ian Lloyd, Build Your Own Web Site The Right Way Using HTML & CSS, Sitepoint, 2006, ISBN 978-0-9752402-9-8.
  • Rachel Andrew & Dan Shafer, HTML Utopia: Designing without tables using CSS, Sitepoint, 2006, ISBN 0-9752402-7-7.
  • Rachel Andrew, The CSS Anthology, 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks, Sitepoint, 2007, ISBN 978-0-9758419-8-3.
  • Rachel Andrew, Build Your Own Standards Compliant Website
    Using Dreamweaver 8, Sitepoint, 2005, ISBN 0-9752402-3-4.
  • Brandon Eley & Shayne Tilley, Online Marketing Inside Out, Sitepoint 2009, ISBN: 978-0-9805768-2-5,
  • Shirley Kaiser, Deliver First Class Web Sites, Sitepoint, 2006, ISBN 0-9758419-0-4,
  • Elizabeth Castro, 2003, HTML For The World Wide Web with XHTML and CSS, 5th Edition, Visual Quickstart Guide, Peachpit Press, ISBN 0-321-13007-3.
  • Tom Negrino, Dori Smith, Macromedia Dreaweaver 8,
    Visual Quickstart Guide, 2006, Peachpit Press, ISBN 0-321-35027-8.
  • Eric A. Meyer, Eric Meyer on CSS,
    New Riders Publishing, 2003, ISBN 0-73571-245-X.
  • Eric A. Meyer, More Eric Meyer on CSS,
    New Riders Publishing, 2003, ISBN 0-7357-1425-8.
  • David Siegel, Secrets of Successful Web sites, Project Management on the World Wide Web, Hayden Books, 1997, ISBN 1-56830-382-3

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