Creating a Website: The Missing Manual

Errata for Creating a Website: The Missing Manual

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location 4731
location 4731

Table 6-2 is referred to for keyword sizing. It should refer to Table 6-3 which lists font properties.

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 162, first sentence after "Keyword sizing" heading, the reference to "Table 6-2" should be "Table 6-3"

Stefanie Haney  May 28, 2011 
Printed
Page 12
Web Servers 2nd para.

2nd paragraph - last sentence - Either way your going to copy your newly (built the websites) - built website to some far-off .......

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 12, second paragraph, last sentence, "newly built the websites" should be "newly built website"

Walter Nagel  Apr 29, 2012 
Printed
Page 12
4th paragraph,in 'Word to the wise' - last sentence

Last sentence says "...catches on, the number people using Chrome could soar." This should read "...catches on, the number of people using Chrome could soar." Also, on the same page - last paragraph, last sentence. Says, "Either way, you're going to copy your newly built the websites to some far-off.." Should read, "Either way, you're going to copy your newly built websites to some far-off..."

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 12, fourth paragraph, sidebar, last sentence, "number people" should be "number of people"

Andrea McCullough  Dec 30, 2012 
Printed
Page 31
3td paragraph

Typo 3td paragraph: ...in quirks mode, Internet Explore.... Should be Explorer instead of Explore.

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 31, third paragraph, "Internet Explore" should be "Internet Explorer"

Anonymous  Nov 09, 2011 
Printed
Page 50
2nd paragraph

...use HTTP (HyperText Transport Protocol).... Should Transport be Transfer?

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 50, "Hypertext Transport Protocol" should be "Hypertext Transfer Protocol"

Anonymous  Nov 09, 2011 
Printed
Page 53
#5

was been is incorrect.

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 53, step #5, "was been" should be "has been"

Anonymous  Jan 26, 2012 
Printed
Page 61
first phrase in the 3rd paragraph

Redundant "however"

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 61, "However, domain forwarding is a bit of a patchy trick, however" should be "Domain forwarding is a bit of a patchy trick, however"

Anonymous  Nov 29, 2011 
Printed
Page 159
On paragraph following Figure 6-9:

On line four within brackets: "reding" instead of "reading".

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 159, in caption, "reding" should be "reading"

Wai Tsang  Jan 26, 2012 
Printed
Page 193
sidebar label UP TO SPEED

FYI a minor typo: Book titled Creating a Website Author MacDonald April 2011, third edition printed a typo on Page 193, creat instead of create typo is on P. 2, line 2 in the sidebar label UP TO SPEED

Note from the Author or Editor:
p. 193, sidebar "Up to Speed", "creat:" should be "create:"

john Becker  Sep 29, 2013