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WordPress Explained

WordPress Explained

WordPress Explained is a high-quality introduction to building WordPress sites. This version is updated for 2019, WordPress 5 and Gutenberg.

PDF pages: 276
Regular price: $20

Drupal 8 Explained

Drupal 8 Explained

This is a fun and clear introduction to Drupal 8. Drupal 8 is an amazingly powerful system, but many newcomers can find it confusing. We wrote this book to make Drupal 8 as simple and straight-forward as possible.

PDF pages: 343
Regular price: $20

Joomla 3 Explained

Joomla 3 Explained

Joomla 3 Explained is the best-selling and best-reviewed guide to Joomla. This version is updated for 2019 and Joomla 3.9.

PDF pages: 305
Regular price: $20

React Explained

React Explained

React Explained is a fast-paced and enjoyable introduction to React, which is the Javascript framework of choice for WordPress, Drupal, Magento, and thousands of developers.

PDF pages: 212
Regular price: $20

WooCommerce Explained

WooCommerce Explained

WooCommerce Explained is a practical and enjoyable introduction to building your eCommerce sites in WordPress.

PDF pages: 257
Regular price: $20

magento 2 Explained

Magento 2 Explained

Magento 2 Explained is a fun and pratical introduction to Magento 2, one of the most popular eCommerce platforms in the world. This book is completely updated for 2019.

PDF pages: 290
Regular price: $20

CSS Grid Explained

CSS Grid Explained

CSS Grid Explained is a fun and enjoyable introduction to CSS Grid, the layout technique that is revolutionizing the frontend web-design industry.

PDF pages: 136
Regular price: $20

Genesis Explained

Genesis Explained

Genesis Explained is a coder's guide to Genesis, the most popular theme framework in WordPress, now part of WPEngine

PDF pages: 245
Regular price: $20

Local Web Development With DDEV Explained

Local Web Development With DDEV Explained

DDEV-Local is a revolutionary tool for local web development. It's much better than WAMP, MAMP and other tools you've used in the past.

PDF pages: 126
Regular price: $20

MySQL Explained

MySQL Explained

MySQL Explained is a step-by-step guide to the world's most popular database, which powers WordPress, Drupal, Magento, and Joomla.

PDF pages: 311
Regular price: $20

Multilingual Joomla Explained

Multilingual Joomla Explained

Multilingual Joomla Explained is a fun and enjoyable introduction to building multilingual sites in Joomla.

PDF pages: 210
Regular price: $20

Drupal 7 Explained

Drupal 7 Explained

Drupal 7 Explained is the best-selling and best-reviewed guide to Drupal 7. This is a completely new version of the book, updated for 2019.

PDF pages: 397
Regular price: $20

Flexbox Explained

Flexbox Explained

Flexbox Explained is a fun and enjoyable introduction to Flexbox.

PDF pages: 82
Regular price: $20


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Bootstrap 4 Explained

Bootstrap 4 Explained
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Bootstrap 4 Explained will be a fun and enjoyable introduction to Bootstrap 4.

WordPress Plugins Explained

WordPress Plugins Explained
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WordPress Plugins Explained will be a useful and enjoyable introduction to plugins in WordPress.

WordPress Themes Explained

WordPress Themes Explained
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WordPress Themes Explained will be a useful and enjoyable introduction to themes in WordPress.

Joomla Plugins Explained

Joomla Plugins Explained
Coming soon

Joomla Plugins Explained will be a fun and enjoyable introduction to Joomla Plugins development.

Javascript Explained

Javascript Explained
Coming soon

Javascript Explained will be a fun and enjoyable introduction to Javascript.

 

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