Noted digital agency owner Darryl King´s previous book The Complete Website Planning Guide showed freelancers, agency owners and marketing professionals how to create comprehensive plans for their website projects. Now, building on the success of that book, The Complete Website Planning Guide Workbook calls that advice into action! Building on the principles you´ve already learned he presents a guided approach to each individual step in the planning process. This comprehensive guide walks you through each of the steps with techniques and exercises honed from more than two decades designing, developing and marketing websites. You will learn how to create more in depth scopes for your next website project including sections on: Setting real goals for the website as a whole and each page on the site How to define the audience you wish to serve Gathering research and sorting it into insights that will drive the site build The right amount of detail in your functional scope How to create a site architecture using the information you have compiled Wireframing Showing examples in each step, authoritative instruction and hands-on workbook exercises The Complete Website Planning Guide is one of the most comprehensive and accessible website planning guides available. Set your website scoping and projects apart from the competition and create your comprehensive website plan today!
Ein Instrument bei hohem Spieltempo exakt zu beherrschen und zu kontrollieren, verlangt nicht nur viel Spielerfahrung und Praxis, sondern auch eine bestens trainierte Motorik sowie eine exzellente Technik. Der österreichische Gitarrist und Bestsellerautor Bernd Kofler gibt in diesem Buch wertvolle Tipps aus seiner über 20 jährigen Tätigkeit als Gitarrenlehrer. Das Buch beinhaltet eine Sammlung von gezielten Übungen, die auf eine Optimierung der Spieltechnik und der Handmotorik abzielen, damit beim Spielen ein Maximum an Geschwindigkeit umgesetzt werden kann. Ein Hochgeschwindigkeits-Trainingsprogramm für das Griffbrett, das für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene gleichermaßen geeignet ist. Alle Übungen sind in Standardnotation und Tabulatur aufgeschrieben. Sie wurden für den Unterricht konzipiert und sind praxiserprobt, können aber selbstverständlich auch von Autodidakten im Selbststudium erarbeitet werden. Die Übungen gibt es als kostenlosen Mp3 Download auf der Website des Autors (www.berndkofler.at).
Google is now a dominant force on the Internet, guiding millions of searches and online purchases every day. Understanding how it works and how to make the most of it is therefore essential to anyone building or running a website, whether for business or as a hobby. This easy-to-follow guide explains not only how Google actually sifts the billions of pages of information its index contains, but shows you how you can improve the performance of your own website in Google´s search results, giving specific and detailed instructions about the sort of priority issues you need to address. 50 Ways to Make Google Love Your Website will teach you how to: - Use Google to help you understand how people search for the sort of things you are offering - Create a website that your customers will quickly find in Google - Make your website irresistible to links from other sites - Help Google understand what your site is about - Think like Google and win more traffic
Build interactive, database-driven websites with PHP 7, MySQL 8, and MariaDB. The focus of this book is on getting you up and running as quickly as possible with real-world applications. In the first two chapters, you will set up your development and testing environment, and then build your first PHP and MariaDB or MySQL database-driven website. You will then increase its sophistication, security, and functionality throughout the course of the book. The PHP required is taught in context within each project so you can quickly learn how PHP integrates with MariaDB and MySQL to create powerful database-driven websites. Each project is fully illustrated, so you will see clearly what you are building as you create your own database-driven website. You will build a form for registering users, and then build an interface so that an administrator can view and administer the user database. You will create a message board for users and a method for emailing them. You will also learn the best practices for ensuring that your website databases are secure. Later chapters describe how to create a product catalog, and a simple e-commerce site. You will also discover how to migrate a database to a remote host. The final chapter will demonstrate the advantages of migrating to Oracle´s MySQL 8. You will be shown step by step migration directions along with a demonstration of the tools available in SQL Workbench. Because you are building the interactive pages yourself, you will know exactly how MySQL, MariaDB, and PHP all work together, and you will be able to add database interactivity to your own websites with ease. What You Will Learn Build a secure database-driven website using PHP 7, MySQL 8, and MariaDB Create a product catalog Write a message board Move towards e-commerce Employ security and validation measures Migrate to Oracle´s MySQL 8 Server platform Who This Book Is For Web developers with HTML, CSS and a limited Bootstrap experience. Readers need little to no prior experience with PHP and MySQL.
Teaches you all about e-commerce and how to create your own online shop using WordPress and WooCommerce. Regardless of a business´s size, e-commerce helps level the playing field, increases a business´s exposure, allows companies to reach customers globally, and streamlines the fulfillment process. In the past, e-commerce websites were expensive, technically difficult, and time-consuming to create but not anymore. WordPress and WooCommerce together are a complete e-commerce solution that can be used to sell both physical and digital products online. You´ll learn how to install WordPress and how to plan your e-commerce solution with WooCommerce as well as install, create, secure, test, and market a sample online store. Save time and money by planning your own e-commerce strategy without paying expensive consultants. Increase your brand and products´ or services´ exposure to your target customers, and increase sales by offering target customers the ability to purchase products online as well as reach potential customers globally. What You´ll Learn Plan an effective ecommerce strategy Choose a payment merchant and which products or services to sell online Secure your store and add products, descriptions, categories, images, and prices Maintain and expand your online store with WooCommerce extensions Who This Book Is For Ideal for entrepreneurs and small business owners who know their products (physical or digital), but lack the technical background and skills to setup an online store to sell their products and services.
The total number of web pages today has been estimated at over 3 billion, spanning millions of individual websites. Not surprisingly, there is tremendous pressure on web developers and designers to remain current with the latest technologies. The Web Site Cookbook from O´Reilly covers all the essential skills that you need to create engaging, visitor-friendly websites. It helps you with the practical issues surrounding their inception, design, and maintenance. With recipes that teach both routine and advanced setup tasks, the book includes clear and professional instruction on a host of topics, including: * registering domains * ensuring that hostnames work * managing the directory * maintaining and troubleshooting a website * site promotion * visitor tracking * implementing e-commerce systems * linking with sales sites This handy guide also tackles the various elements of page design. It explains how to control a reader´s eye flow, how to choose a template system, how to set up a color scheme, and more. Typical of O´Reilly´s ´´Cookbook´´ series, the Web Site Cookbook is written in a straightforward format, featuring recipes that contain problem statements and solutions. A detailed explanation then follows each recipe to show you how and why the solution works. This question-solution-discussion format is a proven teaching method, as any fan of the ´´Cookbook´´ series can attest to. Regardless of your strong suit or your role in the creation and life of a website, you can benefit from the teachings found in the Web Site Cookbook. It´s a must-have tool for advancing your skills and making better sites.
Learn how to advance your skill level of Haskell, and use this language for practical web development. This book uses a direct, no nonsense approach, so you no longer need to spend extra time reading the documentation, blog posts, and forums to understand how to use Haskell - all that knowledge is provided in one coherent resource. You´ll start by reviewing how multiple facets of web development are done in Haskell, such as routing, building HTMLs, interacting with databases, caches, and queues, etc. You´ll then move on to using notable libraries, such as ´´scotty´´ for routings, ´´digestive-functor´´ for input validation, and ´´postgresql-simple´´ for interacting with databases. In the later chapters, you´ll learn how all of these libraries can be used together by working on a fully functioning project deployed on Heroku. What You´ll Learn Set up a productive Haskell development environment Review basic tasks that are encountered when building web applications. Explore how to interact with external systems, such as databases, queues, and RESTful APIs. Build a RESTful API, website, building views and form validation. Who This Book Is For Software developers familiar Haskell and would like to apply the knowledge on real world applications and software developers new to Haskell.
200 incredible women. 126 hours of interviews. 16,000 photographs. 5 questions. A snapshot of female life around the globe: This collection of interviews with 200 women from a variety of backgrounds takes you on a journey that´s heartbreaking and uplifting. Each woman shares her unique reply to the same five questions: What really matters to you?, What brings you happiness?, What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?, What would you change if you could?, and Which single word do you most identify with? The variety of answers offers gifts of empowerment and strength - inviting us to bring positive change at a time when so many are fighting for basic freedom and equality. Interviewees include: - Jane Goodall, conservation and animal welfare activist - Margaret Atwood, author and winner of The Booker Prize - Roxane Gay, author and feminist - Renée Montagne, former host of NPR´s Morning Edition - Alicia Garza, activist and co-founder of Black Lives Matter - Alfre Woodard, award-winning actor and activist - Marian Wright Edelman, head of the Children´s Defense Fund - Lydia Ko, professional golfer and Olympian - Dolores Huerta, labor activist, community organizer, and co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association - Alice Waters, chef, author, and food rights advocate - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author and Macarthur Foundation fellow Each interview is accompanied by a photographic portrait, resulting in a volume that is compelling in word and image-and global in its scope and resonance. This landmark book is published to coincide with an interactive website, building on this remarkable, ever-evolving project. 200 Women reminds us that there are no ordinary women. - Makes a wonderful birthday, graduation, or going away gift for every woman to encourage personal growth. - Great coffee table book to spark conversations about powerful and inspirational women around the globe.
J oomla 3 SEO and Performance is a concise, 150-page book that helps you to build websites that dominate search engine rankings and have super-fast load times, giving your sites an increased audience. The book takes a very practical approach full of real-world examples. It does not just provide instructions, but also teaches you the logic behind what you are doing. It will make you breathe SEO while building your websites, which is the only way to success. Joomla 3 SEO and Performance starts with the Joomla core SEO possibilities. It shows how even if you are a relative newcomer to Joomla you will be able to build sites that rank high in Google without having to install complicated plugins. The remaining chapters dig much deeper, both into Joomla, and into the use of SEO plugins and extensions with a full chapter dedicated to SH404SEF, probably the best SEO extension for Joomla. In order to keep the visitors that you acquire, Joomla 3 SEO and Performance also shows you how to make your website load faster. This is achieved using Joomla core features as well as plugins. You will be stunned how easy it is to achieve massive improvements! Joomla 3 SEO & Performance: - Walks you through the Joomla SEO options, both basic and advanced - Teaches you to breathe SEO while building your websites - Teaches you how to make your websites screaming fast