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May 10, 2011

Creating a Website: The Missing Manual, Third Edition--New from O'Reilly Media

Creating a Website: The Missing Manual, Third Edition

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Sebastopol, CA—Think you need an army of skilled programmers to build a website? Think again. With nothing more than an ordinary PC, some raw ambition, and this book, you'll learn how to create and maintain a professional-looking, visitor-friendly site. Creating a Website: The Missing Manual, Third Edition (O'Reilly Media, $29.99 USD) by technology writer and author Matthew MacDonald gives you all the tools, techniques, and expert advice you need.

  • Plan your site. Create web pages by learning the basics of HTML and HTML5.
  • Control page design with CSS. Format text, images, links, tables, and other elements.
  • Attract visitors. Ensure that people can find your site through popular search engines.
  • Build a community. Add forums, fresh content, and a feedback form to encourage repeat visits.
  • Get smart. Use free tools to identify your site's strengths and weaknesses.
  • Create your own blog. Post your musings with a free blog-hosting service.
  • Bring in cash. Host Google ads, sell Amazon's wares, or push your own products.
  • Add pizzazz. Include audio, video, interactive menus, and more.

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About the Author

Matthew MacDonald is a science and technology writer with well over a dozen books to his name. He wrote the previous editions of this book, as well as Excel 2010: The Missing Manual and Your Brain: The Missing Manual.

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For more information about the book, including table of contents, author bios, and cover graphic, see: http://oreilly.com/catalog/0636920015796

Creating a Website: The Missing Manual, Third Edition Creating a Website: The Missing Manual, Third Edition
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
By Matthew MacDonald
Print ISBN: 9781449301729   Ebook ISBN: 9781449398743  
Pages: 582
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