HTML and web technologies resources

HTML and web technologies resources

The following are some useful resources available on the web:

Cascading Style Sheets, Level 1 specification (CSS1) ( and Level 2 specification (CSS2) ( are the official specifications for style sheets from the World Wide Web Consortium.

HTML 4.01 specification ( is the official specification for HTML from the World Wide Web Consortium.

Index DOT HTML ( is a comprehensive listing of HTML tags, attributes, and values, as well as their compatibility with the various browsers.

XHTML 1.0 specification ( is the official specification for Extensible Hypertext Markup Language.

O’Reilly site ( provides information, tutorials, and tips about Extensible Markup Language (XML), as well as other web technologies.

xFront site ( provides an introduction to XSL transformations for new users.

Microsoft ASP Overview pages ( provide information about Active Server Pages (ASP).

Microsoft ASP.NET page ( provides information about ASP.NET.

Sun JSP page ( provides information about JavaServer Pages (JSP).

PHP website ( provides information about PHP.

MySQL site ( provides information about MySQL.

Entities Table ( lists the entity names used in ISO 8859-1 (Latin-1).

Macromedia ColdFusion product page ( provides information about ColdFusion.

Macromedia JRun Server product page ( provides information about the JRun Java application server.

Web Services Demystified ( explains what web services are and how they work.

JavaScript Bible, by Danny Goodman (IDG Books), comprehensively covers the JavaScript 1.2 language.

JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, by David Flanagan (O’Reilly & Associates), provides reference information for every JavaScript function, object, method, property, and event handler.

CGI Resource Index ( is a repository of all things related to CGI, including ready-made scripts, documentation, books, and even programmers for hire.

Common Gateway Interface site ( includes an introduction to CGI.

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