WordPress Bible

By Aaron Brazell

Get the newest note at the largest self-hosted running a blog software at the market

Within every week of the declaration of WordPress 3.0, it were downloaded over 1000000 occasions. you can now get at the bandwagon of this renowned open-source running a blog instrument with WordPress Bible, second version. even if you are a informal blogger or programming seasoned, this entire advisor covers the newest model of WordPress, from the fundamentals via complicated program improvement. so one can completely examine WordPress, this is often the ebook you want to succeed.

  • Explores the rules of running a blog, advertising and marketing, and social media interaction
  • Shows you ways to put in and keep WordPress
  • Thoroughly covers WordPress fundamentals, then ramps as much as complicated topics
  • Guides you thru top defense practices as either a person and a developer
  • Helps you improve your blog?s findability in significant se's and create customizable and dynamic themes
  • Author keeps a high-profile weblog within the WordPress neighborhood, Technosailor.com
  • Tech edited through Mark Jaquith, one of many lead builders of WordPress

The WordPress Bible is the single source you must examine WordPress from commencing to end.

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Drupal 7 Themes

By Ric Shreves

Give your Drupal web pages an exhilarating, ordinary new glance utilizing topics. From fitting new issues, to customizing them, to construction them from scratch, here's the entire consultant you have been taking a look for.


  • Learn to create new Drupal 7 themes
  • No adventure of Drupal theming required
  • Discover ideas and instruments for growing and enhancing themes
  • The first ebook to steer you thru the recent parts and issues to be had 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 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 booklet enables you to comprehend the good judgment at the back of the theming approach hired in Drupal, and the way to make it be just right for you. you are going to research key innovations and paintings via examples with cautious, step by step instructions.

Who this e-book is written for

The major standards to use this ebook are wisdom of HTML, CSS, and a marginally of creativity. you don't want to understand whatever approximately theming in Drupal; all you wish is simple event of operating with Drupal.

Although this ebook goals to make Drupal theming obtainable to designers, theming in Drupal 7 comprises writing a few Hypertext Preprocessor code, and a easy wisdom of personal home page could be helpful.p>

Regardless of your technical abilities, this ebook will train you to layout topics on your Drupal web pages speedy and easily.

In Detail

Drupal is an award profitable open resource content material administration process (CMS). according to personal home page and MySQL, its energy and suppleness mixed with its extraordinary layout suggest it truly is the most renowned 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 subject matters is a perfect advent to theming with Drupal 7. so one can create a outstanding new search for your Drupal 7 web site, this publication is for you. This booklet is a revised, up-to-date and multiplied version of Drupal 6 subject matters, rewritten in particular for Drupal 7.

This e-book will exhibit you strategies and instruments that can assist you increase the appear and feel of any Drupal 7-powered site. ranging from the fundamentals of subject matter setup and configuration, you are going to know about the Drupal theming structure and the PHPTemplate engine, after which flow directly to editing latest issues and development new issues from scratch. you'll find out approximately instruments to make your subject improvement easier.

A functional advisor displaying you the way to create topics on your Drupal 7 site

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Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog

The final consultant to utilizing WordPress to make your lifestyles easier

WordPress guru Thord Daniel Hedengren takes you past the web publication to provide you the instruments and information had to construct absolutely anything in WordPress. You’ll realize easy methods to use WordPress as a CMS to strength fully-fledged web content, picture galleries, boards, eCommerce websites, and masses extra. You get step-by step directions on constructing version websites from the floor up and the way to make use of and construct plugins that allow you to take WordPress to the following level.

You will find out how to:

  • Use customized submit varieties and customized taxonomies
  • Add and paintings with customized headers, backgrounds, and more
  • Build lovely WordPress subject matters with the most recent features
  • Create customized login types and admin themes
  • Control content material with the loop (and possible choices to the loop)
  • Integrate topic thoughts and the topic customizer
  • Extend WordPress with widget functionality
  • Build WordPress initiatives for SEO
  • Integrate WordPress with the social web
  • Create beneficial navigation utilizing the navigation menu
  • Use conditional keep watch over elements
  • Get begun along with your personal responsive themes

Updated and revised to hide the adjustments to WordPress 3.8, Smashing WordPress: past the web publication, 4th Edition, is the last word consultant to getting the main out of WordPress.

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Taking Your Talent to the Web: A Guide for the Transitioning Designer

By Jeffrey Zeldman

This is often an particular and precise consultant, an clever "how-to" booklet for pros. It lays the basis and creates context through exploring crucial ideas, defines phrases which may be new or unusual, after which strikes ahead with functional software program suggestions. all of the whereas it truly is construction at the latest wisdom and event of its specialist layout viewers. Taking Your expertise to the net is predicated at the Populi Curriculum in net Communications layout, constructed by means of Jeffrey Zeldman in cooperation with Populi, Inc., (www.populi.com) and the Pratt Institute. The book's function is to lead conventional paintings administrators and print designers as they extend their present careers to incorporate the hot box website design.

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Learning AngularJS Animations

By Richard Keller

Enhance person adventure with notable animations in AngularJS utilizing CSS and JavaScript

About This Book

  • Create gentle animations for AngularJS local directives and customized directives
  • Learn to exploit CSS and JavaScript animations together
  • Explore the AngularJS animate module and its functions via step by step examples

Who This e-book Is For

If you're a developer who's new to AngularJS or is skilled with the AngularJS framework, this e-book is meant for you. to be able to offer a greater consumer adventure in your internet app, this e-book can also be for you.

What you are going to Learn

  • Create animations with CSS3 transitions and CSS3 keyframe animations
  • Develop CSS animations built-in with AngularJS local directives
  • Use JavaScript to create animations built-in with AngularJS local directives
  • Discover the naming conference for the ngAnimate module
  • Understand whilst to create animations with CSS or JavaScript
  • Inject the $animate carrier in customized directives to create animations
  • Animate directives serious about cellular units' UX

In Detail

AngularJS is an in depth framework used to make full-blown web pages with minimum code. Animations in AngularJS are accomplished via CSS3 transitions, CSS animations, and JavaScript. AngularJS helps you to create animations with extraordinary results. there are a number of results that may be built-in with AngularJS and alternative ways to accomplish an identical outcome. studying AngularJS Animation swill assist you pick out a fashion that most closely fits your wishes. This advisor is a whole step by step instructional to enhancing UX by utilizing animations in AngularJS initiatives. the 1st few chapters clarify the fundamentals of CSS3 transitions and animations and the entire to be had beneficial properties comparable to CSS3 keyframes for use including AngularJS, additionally overlaying how you can movement past JavaScript animations. The booklet then indicates you the way to settle on a suitable procedure for growing internet apps. It provide you with an realizing of the way AngularJS local directives will be lively with CSS or JavaScript and the way to animate customized directives utilizing the $animate service.

Finally, you'll examine strong optimization tips to enhance the rate and caliber of your animations.

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HTML5 Video How-to

By Alex Libby

Over 20 sensible, hands-on recipes to encode and demonstrate video clips within the HTML5 video standard
* Encode and embed movies into web content utilizing the HTML5 video standard
* post video clips to renowned websites, similar to YouTube or VideoBin
* offer cross-browser help for HTML5 video clips and create your individual customized video participant utilizing jQuery

In Detail

Publishing video clips on-line has been round for a few years, even supposing has rather taken off with the appearance of video sharing websites corresponding to YouTube. the ability of video is massive if performed good; it could current loads of details in a extra visually attractive demeanour than utilizing written textual content and images. performed badly although – it might current genuine difficulties to the corporate or person webhosting the video, that experience the capability to reason a few genuine harm!

"HTML5 Video How-To" is a pragmatic, hands-on consultant that gives you with a few transparent step by step routines, for you to assist you make the most of the true strength that's in the back of HTML5 video, and provides you a superb grounding in utilizing it on your internet pages.

This e-book seems to be on the HTML5 video codecs on hand, and breaks down the secret and confusion that surrounds which layout to exploit. it's going to take you thru a couple of transparent, sensible recipes to help you to exploit the hot HTML5 video usual, speedy and painlessly.

You also will methods to construct your personal video participant utilizing jQuery, or through the use of one of many pre-built libraries on hand. we are going to additionally seriously look into including performance resembling lightbox results, or subtitles, in addition to the way to post video clips to well known webhosting websites, corresponding to YouTube or VideoBin. as a way to make the most of utilizing the recent HTML5 video structure, then this can be the booklet for you.

You will research every thing you want to recognize to transform video clips into the correct structure, in addition to tips on how to reveal them on your browser or web content, throughout a number of platforms.

What will you study from this publication
* changing movies right into a legitimate HTML5 format
* developing playback aid for video clips from inside your web content or browser
* Embedding video clips utilizing the HTML5 standard
* Publishing video clips to well known web hosting websites, reminiscent of YouTube or VideoBin
* establishing fall-back help for older browsers
* aid for cross-browser playback, utilizing a HTML5 polyfill
* construction your individual customized video participant utilizing jQuery
* making a subject matter to be used together with your video player
* including subtitles on your video
* providing video clips utilizing a "lightbox" effect


This booklet takes the How-to sequence method of assist you examine most vital projects via recipes

Who this publication is written for

This publication is excellent for builders new to the HTML5 Video typical, and who're seeking to get a superb grounding in the best way to use the hot structure. It's assumed that you'll have a few event in HTML and jQuery already, in addition to being accustomed to embedding video clips utilizing present "old school" equipment, comparable to home windows Media participant. Readers are anticipated to have a number of video clips on hand, so that it will be used through the routines inside this book.

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In Athena's Camp: Preparing for Conflict in the Information Age

The data revolution--which is as a lot an organizational as a technological revolution--is remodeling the character of clash around the spectrum: from open battle, to terrorism, crime, or even radical social activism. The period of massed box armies is passing, as the new info and communications structures are expanding the lethality of relatively small devices which could name in lethal, particular missile fireplace virtually wherever, each time. In social conflicts, the net and different media are tremendously empowering participants and small teams to persuade the habit of states. even if in army or social conflicts, all protagonists will quickly be constructing new doctrines, suggestions, and strategies for swarming their opponents--with guns or phrases, as situations require. getting ready for clash in the sort of global would require moving to new types of association, quite the flexible, hardy, all-channel community. This shift will end up tough for states militaries that stay bastions of hierarchy, absolute to withstand institutional remodel. they are going to make the shift as they detect that info and information have gotten the major parts of energy. this means, between different issues, that Mars, the previous brute-force god of struggle, needs to crumple to Athena, the well-armed goddess of knowledge. Accepting Athena because the patroness of this knowledge age represents a primary step not just for getting ready for destiny conflicts, but in addition for combating them.

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Adrianople AD 378: The Goths crush Rome's legions (Campaign)

By Simon MacDowall

Osprey's exam of the conflict of Adrianople (378 AD), fought among Goth rebels, led through Fritigern, and the Roman military, led via Emperor Valens. 'Never, other than within the conflict of Cannae, had there been so harmful a slaughter recorded in our annals.' hence the Roman historian Ammianus Marcellinus recorded the conflict of Adrianople, which spelled the start of the top of the Roman Empire. this sort of crushing Roman defeat by way of Gothic cavalry proved to the Empire, in addition to to the Goths themselves, that the migratory barbarians have been a strength to be reckoned with. This e-book tells the tale of the erroneous Roman plans and the shock assault of Gothic cavalry, and places ahead the latest theories as to the genuine situation of the battlefield.

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