Author(s): Richard Wagner
This title contains ten mini-books spanning nearly 800 pages which give beginning and intermediate Web page designers all the information and know-how they need to create great-looking pages with all the bells and whistles. It is completely rewritten and updated throughout to cover new page design tools and trends. It features three all-new minibooks that cover building simple pages at online services such as Google Pages, using Microsoft's new Expressions Web tool, and tweaking a site's look and feel with Cascading Style Sheets. The mini-books cover Web and page design, online services (MySpace, Google Pages, eBay), Microsoft Expression Web, Dreamweaver, HTML/XHTML, Cascading Style Sheets, graphics and multimedia, e-commerce, scripting, and Flash.
Richard Wagner is an experienced Web designer, the inventor of the NetObjects ScriptBuilder Web tool, and the former vice president of product development for NetObjects. A versatile writer with a wide range of interests, he is also the author of XSLT For Dummies, C.S. Lewis & Narnia For Dummies (both published by Wiley), and many others. His online home is at Digitalwalk.net. Richard Mansfield's recent titles include CSS Web Design For Dummies (Wiley), Office 2003 Application Development All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies (Wiley), Visual Basic .NET Power Tools, with Evangelos Petroutsos (Sybex), and The Savvy Guide to Digital Music (SAMS). From 1981 through 1987, he was the editor of COMPUTE! magazine. Richard has written hundreds of magazine articles and two columns. He began writing books full time in 1991 and has written a total of 40 books. Of those, four became bestsellers: Machine Language for Beginners and The Second Book of Machine Language (both from COMPUTE! Books), The Visual Guide to Visual Basic, and Visual Basic Power Toolkit, with Evangelos Petroutsos (both from Ventana). Overall, his books have sold more than 500,000 copies worldwide and have been translated into 12 languages.