Complete A Book Apart Library
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Each volume is a concise and fresh take on an important field in web design. Jeremy Keith’s HTML5 for Web Designers explores what the web’s new lingua franca means for working designer/developers. Dan Cederholm’s CSS3 for Web Designers shows how you can design for the experience layer today. Erin Kissane’s The Elements of Content Strategy explains where content strategy came from, and how you can do it well. Ethan Marcotte’s Responsive Web Design demonstrates CSS techniques and design principles for crafting fluid, responsive websites. Aarron Walter’s Designing for Emotion will teach you how to you make your users fall in love with your site, while Luke Wroblewski’s Mobile First will make you a master of mobile, and improve your desktop designs, too. Mike Monteiro’s Design Is a Job will help you do your job better, while Karen McGrane’s Content Strategy for Mobile teaches you everything you need to get your content onto mobile devices (and more). Erika Hall’s Just Enough Research will put you on the path to asking the right questions and using airtight analysis methods to create a strong foundation for your very next project. Dan Cederholm’s Sass for Web Designers dispels the myth that CSS pre-processors add complexity to your work, and shows you how to instantly level up your code. Last but not least, Jason Santa Maria’s On Web Typography will help you discover how typography shapes the way we read and how you can adapt the craft’s practices for the screen.