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Pick up skills, tips, and tricks for building a successful Joomla! Website with Packt's new Beginner’s Guide

April 2012 | Joomla!

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Joomla! 2.5 Beginner’s Guide book, an update to the popular Joomla! 1.5 Beginner's Guide book for web designers to create a website within an hour. Written by Eric Tiggeler, this practical guide is designed to be placed alongside the computer as a mentor to design and manage content on a website with easy navigation by help of step-by-step tutorials and screenshots.

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First ever practical guide to using HTML5 and CSS3 to code Responsive Web Designs is released

April 2012 | Open Source

Responsive Web Design (RWD) is 2012’s hottest topic in Web Design, taking the top two spots in .net Magazine’s list of the 15 top web design and development trends for 2012, and no.1 in designshack.net’s top 10 buzzwords for 2012. Conversation about RWD is exploding on the net and across social media networks since it recently became the accepted methodology for dealing with the problem of viewing content over a great variety of screen sizes and devices.

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Master web2py with Packt's latest Web2py Application Development Cookbook

April 2012 | Cookbooks

Packt released a new book on web2py this month, Web2py Application Development Cookbook. The book is written by a number of web2py core developers including the lead developer of the project Massimo Di Pierro. This cookbook includes effective recipes ranging from building advanced forms to creating PDF reports, from teaching readers about the database abstraction layer to adding AJAX effects; all of this explained with numerous code examples to help readers gain expertise in web2py.

 

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Plan, configure Exchange server 2010 to deploy iPhones into business with Packt's new book and e-book

April 2012 | Microsoft

Packt is pleased to announce iPhone with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010: Business Integration and Deployment book and e-book. Written by Steve Goodman, the book is a step-by-step tutorial on planning, installing and configuring Exchange Server to deploy iPhones to the business environment.

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Go from zero to game with Packt's new GameSalad Beginner’s Guide book and e-book

April 2012 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of GameSalad Beginner's Guide, a step-by-step guide to creating games, complete with levels, physics, sound and numerous enemies using GameSalad. Written by Miguel DeQuadros, the book covers tips and tricks to developing popular games using this easy to use game development platform. The book uses the development process of three games as an example to empower readers with the confidence to work on any kind of game.

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Master and Dominate the Utility of App-V Using Packt's New Book and e-Book

April 2012 | IBM, Microsoft

Acquire advanced guidelines on how to troubleshoot App-V installations, sequencing, and application deployments.

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Master all the ins and outs of gnuplot using Packt's new cookbook

March 2012 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce gnuplot Cookbook aimed to help users get to grips with both simple as well as complex features of gnuplot 4.4 without studying its 200 page manual. Written by Lee Phillips, the book has clearly explained, working examples of using gnuplot with LaTeX and with any other computer programming language.

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Harness the power of FreeSWITCH to boost telephony installations with Packt’s latest cookbook

March 2012 | Networking & Telephony, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce FreeSWITCH Cookbook, that will show readers how to configure users and phones as well as connections to VoIP providers and even Google Voice . Written by members of the FreeSWITCH development team including Anthony Minessale, this is the first book to cover advanced details of FreeSWITCH while taking a problem-solution approach.

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Comprehend the concepts and benefits of Alfresco Share with Packt's new book and eBook

March 2012 | Open Source

Packt recently published Alfresco Share, for business users and content managers eager to leverage dynamic site generation capabilities of Alfresco Share for better participation amongst enterprise personnel. Written by Amita Bhandari, Pallika Majmudar and Vinita Choudhary, the book focuses on business needs rather than technical syntax and follows a case-study based approach.

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Designing exciting websites is now easy with Packt's new book: jQuery Tools UI Library

March 2012 | Open Source

Packt recently released a new book on jQuery Tools, the first and only book available in market on jQuery Tools. Titled jQuery Tools UI Library, the book features clear and practical projects that can be used in websites today, with explanation on useful tools such as overlay, scrollable, tabs and jQuery tooltip. It provides tips and comments on how to alter elements to personalize functionalities as per the design of website.

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