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Web Design for Developers: A Programmer's Guide to Design Tools and Techniques

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Developers don't get to spend a lot of time thinking about design, but many secretly wish they knew how to make their applications look just a little bit better. This book takes you on a journey through a web site redesign, where you'll learn the basic concepts of design, color theory, typography, and accessibility. You'll learn how to take a sketch and transform it into a ...more
Paperback, 300 pages
Published January 6th 2010 by Pragmatic Bookshelf (first published March 15th 2009)
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Elijah Oyekunle
Jan 28, 2016 Elijah Oyekunle rated it liked it
I actually thought I'd learn more design concepts but book is just a guide to HTML, CSS and JS.
Alessandro Pellizzari
Jun 13, 2011 Alessandro Pellizzari rated it liked it
Shelves: web, manuali, e
Un titolo più adatto avrebbe potuto essere "Web development for non web developers". Mi aspettavo una guida che trattasse il design dei siti, quindi colori, font, allineamenti, spazi, esempi grafici, regole di stile, ecc., e invece questi argomenti vengono trattati solo marginalmente e ripetendo cose trite e ritrite sui blog. La maggior parte del libro sembra più un corso base di HTML e CSS, con qualche accenno all'usabilità e qualcuno all'accessibilità. Inoltre "scade" in diverse ...more
Ryan
Oct 03, 2012 Ryan rated it it was ok
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This book was more intro to HTML and CSS than intro to design. I was hoping for more design theory than the two chapters on colors and typography. That being said, for an intro HTML book it is well written and helpful
Will
Sep 27, 2012 Will rated it liked it
This doesn't teach you design, it teaches you CSS, Javascript and HTML. For what it is, it's not a bad book.
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