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Web Design All-in-One for Dummies® by Sue Jenkins

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Index
629
Harris, Andy (HTML,
XHTML, and CSS All-in-
One Desk Reference For
Dummies), 182
<head> tag, 97, 208–209
header graphics, 171–172,
220–221, 260, 322
heading tags, 220–221
height of table, 254
height property
box style (CSS), 313
positioning style (CSS),
318
hexadecimal values for
colors, 110–114
hidden fields in Web forms,
405
hidden text, avoiding, 596
home page
information on, 16–17
keywords on, 17
mock-ups for, 157
naming, 101
host provider, registering
domain names with,
554–555
hosting plans
cancellation policy of, 557
customer service of, 557
data transfer and page
views, 559
dedicated IP address, 559
domain pointer, 560
evaluating hosting plan
packages, 557–560
features of, 558–560
hard drive space, 559
overview, 555
referrals for, 557
researching, 555–557
site access of, 557
uptime, 559
user accounts, 559
Web-based statistics, 559
hotspots, 442–443
hover hyperlinks, 293
href attribute, 230
.htaccess file, editing,
590–591
HTML (HyperText Markup
Language). See also
HTML tags
accessibility coding
access keys, 247
alternate text attribute
in an image tag, 245
contrasting foreground
and background colors,
247
footer links, 247
form input tag labels,
248
hyperlink targets, 247
link tags, 246
long description, 246
object labels, 246
overview, 245
site map page, 247
tab index, 248
table title attributes, 246
title attribute for
hyperlinks, 246
title tag, 245
attributes, 96–97, 217
basic HTML, setting up
<body> tag, 208–209
coding pages by hand,
214–216
DOCTYPE, adding a,
209–211
<head> tag, 208–209
<html> tag, 208–209
meta tags, adding,
211–214
overview, 208–209
page title, adding a, 209
building a Web page,
98–100
coding your pages
by hand, 214–217
overview, 217–219
using code editor, 217
compliance information,
23
CSS markup, labeling
content for, 243–245
deprecated tags, 218–219
described, 92
DOCTYPEs (DTDs),
491–492
e-mail or newsletter,
building a, 351–356
file extensions, 100–101
files, adding media-
dependent style sheets
to your, 282–284
formatting, 96–97
graphics
alignment, 228–229
alternative text used for,
226–227
borders for, 225, 227
organizing, 223
overview, 223–224
padding, 227–228
sizing, 225
textual description of,
224
<head> tag, 97
hyperlinks
for e-mail, 237–238
(frames only) window or
parent, opening link in,
233
global, 230–231
for graphics, 234–237
image map links,
239–240
local, 230–231
locations for opening,
231–233
named anchor links,
241–243
named window or frame,
opening link in, 232
new window, opening
link in, 232
overview, 229–230
same window, opening
link in, 232
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