Jump Start HTML5 Basics
By Tiffany Brown
Learn the basics of HTML5 in a weekend.
HTML is the lingua franca of the web—chances are, whenever you read or interact with something in a web browser, it’s an HTML document.
HTML5, the latest and greatest version of the language, introduces a host of exciting new features, including video, 2D drawings, and a range of new elements and form controls to make your life as a web developer easier.
Jump Start HTML5 Basics, the first in a series of five mini-books, will get you up to speed to with HTML5′s most exciting new features in no time!
What will I learn?
- All about the differences between HTML5 syntax and previous versions, including XHTML and HTML4
- How to structure documents with HTML5′s new document elements
- All about HTML5 forms, including new elements, date and time inputs, and required fields
- Ways to use HTML5 multimedia elements to bring your site to life
- …and much more!
Who should read this book?
Although this book is meant for HTML5 beginners, its brevity means that it can’t be comprehensive. As a result, we do assume some prior knowledge of HTML. If you are completely new to web development, SitePoint’s Build Your Own Website Using HTML and CSS may be a better book for you.
If you feel that "Jump Start HTML5 Basics" falls short of being everything you wanted, we’d like you to have your money back.
Simply contact us within 30 days of purchasing your book from SitePoint, and we'll promptly send a refund. We know you'll be thrilled with the quality of our books!