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Getting a Web Development Job For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-96778-2
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312 pages
December 2014
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Introduction 1

Part I: Getting a Job in Web Development 7

Chapter 1: Seeing the Big Picture of Web Development Jobs 9

Chapter 2: Exploring Web Development Career Paths 27

Chapter 3: Understanding Where Web Designers Work 39

Chapter 4: Seeing Yourself in a Web Development Job 53

Part II: Core Technologies for Web Development 73

Chapter 5: Charting Your Path in Web Development 75

Chapter 6: Discovering the Technology behind the Internet 85

Chapter 7: Introducing Web History 97

Chapter 8: Introducing HTML 107

Chapter 9: Understanding CSS and JavaScript 119

Chapter 10: Tracing the Web Development Life Cycle 133

Chapter 11: Implementing and Shipping a Site 145

Part III: Getting Your Education 161

Chapter 12: Getting an Education for Web Development 163

Chapter 13: Exploring Certificate Programs and Advanced Degrees 173

Chapter 14: Knowing Web Graphics Tools 189

Part IV: Charting Your Career Path 203

Chapter 15: Using Dreamweaver and WordPress for Your Sites 205

Chapter 16: Building a Competitive Portfolio Site 217

Chapter 17: Getting the Interview 231

Chapter 18: Getting and Doing the Job 243

Part V: The Part of Tens 257

Chapter 19: Ten Frequently Asked Questions in Web-Developer Interviews 259

Chapter 20: Ten Interesting Job Search Websites for Web Developers 271

Chapter 21: Ten Red-Hot Roles for Web Developers 275

Index 281