A quick, clear guide to using the exciting new features of HTML5 today
- Practical, hands-on approach helps web designers or developers begin using HTML5 right away
- Step-by-step directions show how to implement HTML5 video, drawing, drag and drop, forms, and more
- Makes sense of all the competing claims and misinformation about what HTML5 is or isn't
You don't need to wait to begin using HTML5, the successor to HTML 4 and XHTML . HTML5 is now being implemented in the latest versions of all the major browsers, and with it come some of the most exciting and powerful advances in web development technology in years.
Teach Yourself HTML5 in 10 Minutes offers straightforward, practical answers for fast results. By working through the book's clear, step-by-step examples, web designers or developers new to HTML5 can learn everything they need to know to quickly and easily get up to speed with HTML5.
About the Author
Steven Holzner is the award-winning author of 108 computer books and a contributing editor at PC Magazine. His books have sold 2.5 million copies and have been translated into 22 languages. He specializes in Web topics such as Facebook, banner ads, Google, Yahoo, and MSN pay-perclick campaigns, viral marketing, usenet marketing, and more. He also owns four apartment buildings that he markets exclusively on the Web (direct emails, banner ads, pay-per-click, email autoresponders, Craig’s list, rent.com, and about ten other advertising sites) to find tenants.
Table of ContentsIntroduction
Chapter 1 Essential HTML5
Chapter 2 Drawing in the Canvas Control
Chapter 3 Dragging and Dropping with HTML5
Chapter 4 Web Form Controls
Chapter 5 Inline Editing
Chapter 6 Working with Browser History
Chapter 7 Getting the Point Across with Messaging
Chapter 8 Using Video and Audio
Chapter 9 Web Storage
Chapter 10 The New HTML5 Elements