Category Archives: Web Development

Professional WordPress

By Hal Stern, David Damstra, Brad Williams

An in-depth examine the internals of the WordPress approach. because the most well-liked running a blog and content material administration platform to be had this present day, WordPress is a strong software. This intriguing e-book is going past the fundamentals and delves into the center of the WordPress process, delivering overviews of the practical features of WordPress in addition to plug-in and subject matter improvement.

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Programming Amazon EC2

By Jurg van Vliet

If you propose to exploit Amazon internet providers to run purposes within the cloud, the end-to-end method during this ebook will prevent pointless trial and blunder. you can find useful instructions for designing and development functions with Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and a number of aiding AWS instruments, with a spotlight on serious matters similar to load balancing, tracking, and automation.

How do you progress an current software to AWS, or layout your software in order that it scales successfully? How a lot garage will you require? Programming Amazon EC2 not just is helping you start, it's going to additionally continue you going as soon as you are effectively situated within the cloud. This e-book is a must-read for program architects, builders, and administrators.

  • Determine your application's lifecycle and determine the AWS instruments you need
  • Learn easy methods to construct and run your software as a part of the advance process
  • Migrate easy internet functions to the cloud with EC2, Amazon basic garage carrier, and CloudFront content material delivery
  • Meet site visitors call for with EC2's vehicle Scaling and Elastic Load Balancing
  • Decouple your software utilizing uncomplicated Queue provider, basic Notification provider, and different tools
  • Use the correct instruments to lessen downtime, enhance uptime, and deal with your decoupled system

"Jurg and Flavia have performed a very good task during this ebook development a pragmatic advisor on how one can construct genuine platforms utilizing AWS."
--Werner Vogels, vice president & CTO at Amazon.com

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Lightweight Django

By Julia Elman, Mark Lavin

How are you able to reap the benefits of the Django framework to combine complicated client-side interactions and real-time gains into your net functions? via a chain of speedy software improvement initiatives, this hands-on publication exhibits skilled Django builders tips to contain relaxation APIs, WebSockets, and client-side MVC frameworks similar to Backbone.js into new or present projects.

Learn easy methods to utilize Django’s decoupled layout by way of settling on the elements you must construct the light-weight purposes you will want. when you end this e-book, you’ll understand how to construct single-page purposes that reply to interactions in actual time. If you’re conversant in Python and JavaScript, you’re solid to go.

  • Learn a light-weight process for beginning a brand new Django project
  • Break reusable purposes into smaller providers that speak with one another
  • Create a static, swift prototyping website as a scaffold for web content and applications
  • Build a leisure API with django-rest-framework
  • Learn the best way to use Django with the Backbone.js MVC framework
  • Create a single-page net program on best of your leisure API
  • Integrate real-time positive aspects with WebSockets and the twister networking library
  • Use the book’s code-driven examples on your personal projects

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HTTP Pocket Reference: Hypertext Transfer Protocol

By Clinton Wong

The HyperText move Protocol, or HTTP, is the spine of the area broad internet. HTTP is the language that every internet browser (or different internet patron) makes use of to speak with servers world wide. All internet programmers, directors, and program builders must be conversant in HTTP in order to paintings effectively.The HTTP Pocket Reference not just presents a great conceptual beginning of HTTP, it additionally serves as a short connection with all of the headers and standing codes that include an HTTP transaction. The booklet begins with an instructional of HTTP, yet then explains the customer request and server responses in additional element, and provides a radical technical rationalization of extra complicated gains of HTTP (such as chronic connections and caching).Most humans use the internet each day with no understanding whatever approximately HTTP, yet in case you have to get "beyond the browser," this booklet is where to start.

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Web Penetration Testing with Kali Linux - Second Edition

Build your safety opposed to net assaults with Kali Linux 2.0

About This Book

  • Gain a deep figuring out of the failings in internet purposes and take advantage of them in a realistic manner
  • Get hands-on net software hacking adventure with a variety of instruments in Kali Linux 2.0
  • Develop the sensible abilities required to grasp a number of instruments within the Kali Linux 2.0 toolkit

Who This ebook Is For

If you're already operating as a community penetration tester and wish to extend your wisdom of net program hacking, then this publication adapted for you. people who are attracted to studying extra concerning the Kali Sana instruments which are used to check internet functions will locate this ebook a completely valuable and fascinating guide.

What you are going to Learn

  • Set up your lab with Kali Linux 2.0
  • Identify the adaptation among hacking an internet software and community hacking
  • Understand the several strategies used to spot the flavour of net applications
  • Expose vulnerabilities found in net servers and their functions utilizing server-side attacks
  • Use SQL and cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks
  • Check for XSS flaws utilizing the burp suite proxy
  • Find out in regards to the mitigation suggestions used to negate the results of the Injection and Blind SQL attacks

In Detail

Kali Linux 2.0 is the recent iteration of the industry-leading back off Linux penetration trying out and defense auditing Linux distribution. It includes numerous hundred instruments aimed toward a number of info defense projects akin to penetration checking out, forensics, and opposite engineering.

At the start of the e-book, you can be brought to the innovations of hacking and penetration checking out and should get to grasp concerning the instruments utilized in Kali Linux 2.0 that relate to net program hacking. Then, you are going to achieve a deep knowing of SQL and command injection flaws and how one can make the most the failings. relocating on, you'll get to grasp extra approximately scripting and enter validation flaws, AJAX, and the safety matters concerning AJAX.

At the top of the booklet, you are going to use an automatic strategy known as fuzzing that allows you to establish flaws in an internet software. eventually, you are going to comprehend the net software vulnerabilities and the ways that they are often exploited utilizing the instruments in Kali Linux 2.0.

Style and approach

This step by step consultant covers each one subject with distinct sensible examples. each inspiration is defined with assistance from illustrations utilizing the instruments on hand in Kali Linux 2.0.

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PHP jQuery Cookbook

By Vijay Joshi

ISBN: 9781849512749
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication Date: 2010-12-14
Number of Pages: 332

jQuery and Hypertext Preprocessor are the dynamic duo that might let you construct strong net purposes. This Cookbook is the straightforward method in with over 60 recipes protecting every thing from the fundamentals to making plugins and integrating databases.

Overview

Create wealthy and interactive internet purposes with Hypertext Preprocessor and jQuery
Debug and execute jQuery code on a reside site
Design interactive kinds and menus
Another name within the Packt Cookbook variety, with a purpose to assist you familiarize yourself with personal home page in addition to jQuery

Who This booklet Is For

If you must use Hypertext Preprocessor and jQuery jointly to create internet purposes this ebook is for you. It offers a good number of examples in every one bankruptcy that may take you from a uncomplicated developer to a professional by way of giving step by step directions for every job in constructing internet purposes utilizing personal home page and jQUery. All you wish are JavaScript fundamentals and also you are in your approach to development strength internet purposes, with this e-book in hand.

What you are going to Learn

Start from the fundamentals and study pro-level methods via the tip of the book
Create interactive and dynamic hierarchical menus
Apply attention-grabbing results on shape elements
Integrate a database in addition to personal home page and jQuery
Use AJAX to reinforce person event and web page interaction
Learn easy methods to paintings with JSON and XML for effective info exchange
Create instruments and utilities in your net applications
Master shape validation on buyer facet in addition to server side

In Detail

As internet expertise evolves, the distance among machine purposes and net functions keeps to fade. And what higher option to bridge that hole, to your personal web site, than utilizing the easiest open resource applied sciences available in the market: personal home page and jQuery. The power-combo of those is major the best way in revolutionizing the RIA global. even if they're effortless to combine, discovering or understanding the right way to do what you need to do is very arduous.

The Hypertext Preprocessor jQuery Cookbook could be your convenient advisor with walkthroughs of universal integration initiatives and difficulties that can assist you grasp the probabilities to be had utilizing the Hypertext Preprocessor and jQuery combination. you'll study quickly recommendations to worthwhile projects to combine the facility of 2 of the simplest recognized and most generally used net applied sciences of this present day – Hypertext Preprocessor at the server aspect and jQuery at the customer part. drift in the course of the fundamentals and circulation to complicated themes to create dynamic and interactive net functions with this e-book in hand.

This e-book covers a wide range of technical facets of making an interactive site. except fundamentals of personal home page and jQuery, you are going to struggle through complex themes like developing plugins, validating controls, and valuable utilities that you'll be in a position to use as stand-alone instruments. AJAX, the foremost means of browser-server conversation is roofed intimately. additionally, you will learn how to use JSON, that's turning into most well-liked as a style of information interchange over XML, either in net purposes and net services.

The booklet additionally covers database interplay, that is an immense a part of any dynamic internet software. additionally, you will achieve services in debugging JavaScript with assistance from helpful instruments that might prevent hours of tedious guide debugging.

Most importantly, through the use of jQuery and personal home page jointly, it is possible for you to to boost functions which are appropriate with all significant browsers, without having to write down code designated at particular browsers!

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Learn to Code HTML and CSS: Develop and Style Websites (Voices That Matter)

By Shay Howe

HTML and CSS could be a little daunting before everything yet worry now not. This e-book, in line with Shay Howe's well known workshop covers the fundamentals and breaks down the barrier to access, exhibiting readers how they could begin utilizing HTML and CSS via useful suggestions this day. they are going to locate accompanying code examples on-line, whereas they discover issues such as the assorted buildings of HTML and CSS, and customary phrases. After developing a uncomplicated realizing of HTML and CSS a deeper dive is taken into the field version and the way to paintings with floats. The booklet contains an workout excited about cleansing up an internet web page by way of bettering the consumer interface and layout, completely utilizing HTML and CSS. With a number of speedy adjustments the net web page alterations form and springs to lifestyles. Interactive, technically up to date and easy-to-understand, this e-book will develop a student's talents to a pro level.

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CSS Mastery: Advanced Web Standards Solutions (Black & White)

By Andy Budd

Building on what made the 1st version a bestseller, CSS Mastery: complicated internet criteria recommendations, moment Edition unites the disparate details on CSS-based layout unfold in the course of the web into one definitive, smooth consultant. Revised to hide CSS3, the ebook could be learn from entrance to again, with every one bankruptcy development at the prior one. even if, it might even be used as a reference publication, dipping into each one bankruptcy or strategy to aid resolve particular difficulties. in brief, this is often the only publication on CSS it's good to have.

This moment variation contains:

  • New examples and up-to-date browser help info
  • New case reviews from Simon Collison and Cameron Moll
  • CSS3 examples, exhibiting new CSS3 gains, and CSS3 equivalents to attempted and confirmed CSS2 ideas

What you’ll learn

  • The most sensible perform suggestions in CSS layout.
  • The most crucial (and difficult) components of CSS
  • Identify and connect the commonest CSS difficulties
  • How to accommodate the commonest insects
  • Completely brand new browser help info
  • Covers CSS3 in addition to CSS2 exhibiting you the way forward for CSS

Who this booklet is for

This booklet is aimed in the direction of intermediate internet designers/developers, even if the examples are easy sufficient for amateur designers/developers with a uncomplicated figuring out of CSS to grasp.

The CSS 2/3 content material of the publication is brought in a manner that permits you to profit CSS2 suggestions so that you can enforce now in expert paintings, after which gem up on CSS3 concepts to begin taking a look in the direction of the future.

Table of Contents

  1. Setting the principles
  2. Getting Your types to Hit the objective
  3. Visual Formatting version evaluation
  4. Using Backgrounds for impression
  5. Styling hyperlinks
  6. Styling Lists and developing Nav Bars
  7. Styling types and information Tables
  8. Layout
  9. Bugs and insect solving
  10. Case learn: Roma Italia
  11. Case learn: Climb the Mountains

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PHP Solutions: Dynamic Web Design Made Easy

By David Powers

This is the 3rd variation of David Powers' highly-respected PHP options: Dynamic website design Made Easy. This new version has been up-to-date through David to include adjustments to personal home page because the moment variation and to supply the newest techniques—a vintage advisor modernized for twenty first century Hypertext Preprocessor thoughts, ideas, and most sensible practices.

You need to make your web pages extra dynamic by means of including a suggestions shape, making a deepest region the place individuals can add pictures which are instantly resized, or maybe storing your whole content material in a database. the matter is, you are not a programmer and the idea of writing code sends a kick back up your backbone. or perhaps you may have dabbled a piece in Hypertext Preprocessor and MySQL, yet you cannot get previous child steps. If this describes you, then you will have simply came upon the best e-book. personal home page and the MySQL database are deservedly the most well-liked mix for developing dynamic web pages. they're unfastened, effortless to take advantage of, and supplied through many hosting businesses of their average packages.

Unfortunately, such a lot personal home page books both count on you to be a professional already or strength you to move via never-ending routines of little functional price. against this, this e-book delivers actual worth straight away via a sequence of functional examples that you should comprise without delay into your websites, optimizing functionality and including performance comparable to dossier importing, electronic mail suggestions varieties, photograph galleries, content material administration structures, and lots more and plenty extra. each one answer is created with not just performance in brain, but in addition visible design.

But this e-book does not simply offer a set of ready-made scripts: every one Hypertext Preprocessor resolution builds on what is long gone prior to, instructing you the fundamentals of personal home page and database layout speedy and painlessly. through the top of the ebook, you should have the arrogance to begin writing your personal scripts or—if you would like go away that activity to others—to adapt latest scripts for your personal requisites. correct from the beginning, you are proven how effortless it really is to guard your websites by means of adopting safe coding practices.

What you’ll learn

  • Updates to the second one version with the most recent personal home page recommendations for contemporary, dynamic internet design
  • Create dynamic web content with layout and value in brain, in addition to functionality
  • Understand how Hypertext Preprocessor scripts paintings, providing you with self assurance to conform them for your personal needs
  • Bring on-line types to lifestyles, payment required fields, and confirm consumer enter is secure to process
  • Upload records and immediately create thumbnails from higher images
  • Manage site content material with a searchable database

Who this booklet is for

it is a "must have" reference ebook for any net developer utilizing Hypertext Preprocessor scripting language. when you are new to dynamic website design with Hypertext Preprocessor, then David will introduce you to the middle recommendations and strategies for dynamic personal home page sites, prepared for the twenty first century! when you've got learn both of the sooner versions, then this replace will carry you the newest personal home page strategies and top practices.

Table of Contents

  1. What Is PHP—And Why should still I Care?
  2. Getting able to paintings with PHP
  3. How to put in writing Hypertext Preprocessor Scripts
  4. Lightening Your Workload with Includes
  5. Bringing types to Life
  6. Uploading Files
  7. Using Hypertext Preprocessor to control Files
  8. Generating Thumbnail Images
  9. Pages that celebrate: easy Login and Multipage Forms
  10. Getting all started with a Database
  11. Connecting to to a Database with personal home page and SQL
  12. Creating a Dynamic picture Gallery
  13. Managing Content
  14. Formatting textual content and Dates
  15. Pulling facts from a number of Tables
  16. Managing a number of Database Tables
  17. Authenticating clients with a Database

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