Training Guide Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 (MCSD), 1st edition

  • Glenn Johnson

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Designed to help experienced programmers develop real-world, job-role-specific skills—this Training Guide focuses on creating applications with HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3. Build hands-on expertise through a series of lessons, exercises, and suggested practices—and help maximize your performance on the job.

  • Provides in-depth, hands-on training you take at your own pace
  • Focuses on job-role-specific expertise for using HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3 to begin building modern web and Windows 8 apps
  • Features pragmatic lessons, exercises, and practices
  • Creates a foundation of skills which, along with on-the-job experience, can be measured by Microsoft Certification exams such as 70-480
  • Coverage includes: creating HTML5 documents; implementing styles with CSS3; JavaScript in depth; using Microsoft developer tools; AJAX; multimedia support; drawing with Canvas and SVG; drag and drop functionality; location-aware apps; web storage; offline apps; writing your first simple Windows 8 apps; and other key topics

Table of contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: Getting started with Visual Studio 2012 and Blend for Visual Studio 2012
  • Chapter 2: Getting started with HTML5
  • Chapter 3: Getting started with JavaScript
  • Chapter 4: Getting started with CSS3
  • Chapter 5: More HTML5
  • Chapter 6: Essential JavaScript and jQuery
  • Chapter 7: Working with forms
  • Chapter 8: Websites and services
  • Chapter 9: Asynchronous operations
  • Chapter 10: WebSocket communications
  • Chapter 11: HTML5 supports multimedia
  • Chapter 12: Drawing with HTML5
  • Chapter 13: Drag and drop
  • Chapter 14: Making your HTML location-aware
  • Chapter 15: Local data with web storage
  • Chapter 16: Offline web applications
  • About the author
  • Training Guide: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 and Exam 70-480

Published by Microsoft Press (March 15th 2013) - Copyright © 2013