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The Internet GigaBook For Dummies

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Book I: The Basics.

Part I: Up and Running on the Internet.

Chapter 1: Hooking Up with the Right Service.

Chapter 2: Managing Your Online Security.

Chapter 3: America Online.

Part II: Getting Caught in the World Wide Web.

Chapter 4: Browsers and What They Do.

Chapter 5: Customizing Your Browser Settings.

Chapter 6: Printing and Saving Web Information.

Part III: E-Mail.

Chapter 7: E-Mail Basics.

Chapter 8: Sending and Receiving E-Mail with Outlook Express.

Chapter 9: Organizing E-Mail Addresses and Messages.

Chapter 10: Mailing Lists.

Part IV: Online Communication.

Chapter 11: Chatting Online.

Chapter 12: Instant Messaging.

Chapter 13: Keeping Up-to-Date with News.

Part V: Exploring the Internet with a Macintosh.

Chapter 14: Using Apple Mail.

Chapter 15: Expanding Your Horizons with iDisk.

Chapter 16: Going Places with Safari.

Book II: Google.

Part I: Google: More Than Meets the Eye.

Chapter 1: Think You Know Google?

Chapter 2: Improving Your Google Searches.

Chapter 3: Ogling the News.

Chapter 4: More Than You Care to Know.

Part II: Customizing Your Google Experience.

Chapter 5: Setting Your Preferences.

Chapter 6: Using the Google Toolbar.

Chapter 7: Googling in Tongues.

Part III: Dusting Off Your Google Gems.

Chapter 8: Searching for Specialty Items.

Chapter 9: Getting Answers (From Human Beings!).

Part IV: The Google Marketplace.

Chapter 10: Shopping with Froogle and Google Catalogs.

Chapter 11: Raising Your Visibility with Google.

Book III: Yahoo!

Part I: Making Yahoo! Your Own.

Chapter 1: Introducing Yourself to Yahoo!

Chapter 2: Customizing Your Yahoo! Experience.

Chapter 3: The Yahoo! All-Mail Revue.

Part II: Searching . . . Yahoo! Style.

Chapter 4: Serious Searching at Yahoo!

Chapter 5: Finding People and Businesses.

Chapter 6: And That’s the Way It Is: News Searching.

Part III: Meeting and Greeting in the Yahoo! World.

Chapter 7: Instant Messaging with Yahoo! Messenger.

Chapter 8: Passing the Time at Yahoo! Games.

Chapter 9: Posting Your Web Page through GeoCities.

Part IV: Yahoo! Means Business.

Chapter 10: Going, Going, Gone to Yahoo! Auctions.

Chapter 11: From Wall Street to Your Street: Yahoo! Finance.

Book IV: eBay.

Part I: Signing Up and Getting Started.

Chapter 1: Getting a Grip on eBay Auctions.

Chapter 2: The Bucks Start Here: Signing Up at eBay.

Chapter 3: Just Browsing: Navigating eBay.

Chapter 4: It’s All About You: My eBay.

Part II: Bidding (And Winning).

Chapter 5: Information Is Power: Researching.

Chapter 6: Bidding Basics.

Chapter 7: Getting Foxy with Bidding Strategies.

Chapter 8: After You Win.

Part III: Participating in the eBay Community.

Chapter 9: Privacy: To Protect and to Serve.

Chapter 10: Reporting Abuses and Fraud.

Chapter 11: Yada, Yada: Message Boards, Announcements, and Chat.

Part IV: Opening Your Store on eBay.

Chapter 12: Trash to Treasure: Selling on eBay.

Chapter 13: Time to Sell: Completing the Cyber Paperwork.

Chapter 14: Shopping and Selling with eBay Stores.

Chapter 15: Closing the Deal and Shipping the Merchandise.

Book V: iTunes.

Part I: Finding and Downloading Your Favorite Tunes.

Chapter 1: Setting Up iTunes.

Chapter 2: Buying Music from Apple.

Chapter 3: Importing Music into iTunes.

Chapter 4: Sharing Music (Legally).

Part II: Managing Your iTunes.

Chapter 5: Searching, Browsing, and Sorting.

Chapter 6: Adding and Editing Song Information.

Chapter 7: Organizing Music with Playlists.

Part III: Optimizing and Burning Your iTunes.

Chapter 8: Choosing an Encoding Format.

Chapter 9: Equalizing the Sound in iTunes.

Chapter 10: Burning CDs.

Part IV: Playing Your iTunes on an iPod.

Chapter 11: Updating Your iPod with iTunes.

Chapter 12: Editing on Your iPod.

Chapter 13: Locating and Playing Songs.

Book VI: Creating Web Pages.

Part I: Web Page Basics.

Chapter 1: Creating a Successful Web Site.

Chapter 2: Building Your First Web Site.

Chapter 3: Exploring the Essential Elements of Web Page Design.

Chapter 4: Working with Graphics, Sounds, and Video.

Chapter 5: Building Your Web Workshop.

Chapter 6: Publishing Your Web Site.

Part II: HTML.

Chapter 7: Creating an HTML Page.

Chapter 8: Setting Background and Text Characteristics.

Chapter 9: Adding Internal and External Links.

Chapter 10: Working with Images.

Chapter 11: Controlling Page Layout.

Chapter 12: Creating Forms.

Chapter 13: Developing Style Sheets.

Part III: FrontPage.

Chapter 14: Introducing FrontPage.

Chapter 15: Laying Out a Web Page.

Chapter 16: Presenting the Content.

Chapter 17: Publishing and Maintaining a Web Site.

Chapter 18: Forms and Behaviors.

Part IV: Dreamweaver.

Chapter 19: Getting to Know Dreamweaver.

Chapter 20: Creating Your First Web Site with Dreamweaver.

Chapter 21: Creating Basic Web Pages.

Chapter 22: Incorporating Interactive Images.

Chapter 23: Adding Multimedia Objects.

Chapter 24: Punching Up Your Pages with Forms.

Chapter 25: Laying Out Pages with Layers.

Chapter 26: Using Templates for a Consistent Look.

Chapter 27: Publishing and Maintaining Your Site.


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