Fancy Form Design


Create beautiful forms with ease.

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What will I learn?

No longer do you need to shudder at the thought of integrating a stylish form on your site. Fancy Form Design is a complete, step-by-step guide to creating beautiful web forms that are aesthetically pleasing, highly functional, and compatible across all major browsers. All aspects of stunning form creation are covered in this book—from layout and composition through to best-practice CSS and HTML—topped off with a touch of JavaScript sparkle!

Who should read this book?

Perhaps you’re an experienced web developer who’s already built some forms, but found the results were less than ideal. Perhaps you’re just starting out on your web development career. You might be an interface designer, a HTML and CSS coder, a JavaScript guru, or a bit of all three. If you’re involved with any part of the form creation process, this book is for you.

Meet the Authors

Jina Bolton is a designer at Crush + Lovely in San Francisco. She co-authored The Art and Science of CSS (Melbourne: SitePoint, 2007). She has also written articles for web industry- related publications and has spoken at conferences around the world. Jina digs sushi and robots—so you’ll find her at

Tim Connell lives and breathes the web and can often be found atop a soapbox talking about users, accessibility and sexy techniques. Tim is a technical consultant for Squiz (, a leading enterprise content management company, and a developer with Fresh Interface. Outside of the web Tim likes to enjoy good company at the local watering hole. Tim lives in Sydney, Australia.

Engaging, surprising, and inspiring, Derek Featherstone is an internationally-known authority on accessibility and web development. As founder of Further Ahead (, he has been an in-demand user experience and accessibility consultant since 1999 and regu- larly wows audiences with his practical demonstrations of creative solutions to accessibility issues. He is the Group Lead of the influential Web Standards Project and blogs at

Customer reviews


“Overall it's good book, entertaining, well written, not overly long, full of immediately practical examples that anyone familiar with form design and development can use.”


“It have covered many of my dificulties about the logic behind the forms. The chapters are awesome, the content is well explained, and I received a good boost in my forms since I finish my reading and start to type my code.”

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