Inkscape 0.48 Essentials for Web Designers

Packt Publishing have just released a book on Inkscape by Bethany Hiitola called "Inkscape 0.48 Essentials for Web Designers" which covers many web site design topics like creating design layouts, icons, logos, diagrams and more.

The book is available as both hard copy and eBook.

Inkscape 0.48 Essentials for Web Designers

Here is the contents:

  • Preface
  • Chapter 1: Inkscape 101: The Basics
  • Chapter 2: Designing Site Layouts
  • Chapter 3: Working with Images
  • Chapter 4: Styling Text
  • Chapter 5: Creating Wallpapers and Pattern Backgrounds
  • Chapter 6: Building Icons, Buttons, and Logos
  • Chapter 7: Making Diagrams, Site Maps, and More
  • Chapter 8: Designing for Blogs and Storefronts
  • Chapter 9: Using the XML Editor
  • Chapter 10: Creating Simple Animations
  • Chapter 11: Plugins, Scripts, and Templates
  • Appendix A: Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Appendix B: Glossary of Terms
  • Appendix C: Fonts
  • Index

You can also read a sample chapter.

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  1. Thank you. I ordered this book on the strength of your article and it has been a tremendous help to me in learning how to become a web designer!

  2. I have gone through book and this e-book has a good concept about web design. thanks for share with us.

  3. Great book about web design. Well done for sharing this post :)

  4. I am actually thinking of buying them at least because I am just a new web designer and i am of obviously not an expert so i need to study deeper.

  5. It is indeed the great book,
    “Inkscape 0.48 Essentials for Web Designers” includes some exceptional web designing tips and trick.

  6. I constantly meet people using operators to do quick, easy and elegant things. Well in this site I learn some useful tips and tricks.  Now I am planning to buy a book like this. Thanks for sharing.

  7. A Web designer is a person responsible for creating a website. Web designers have the specific task of coming up with an idea for a website and translating that idea into visual art. Because of this, most Web designers are also considered artists. Thanks.

  8. Hey there! Quick question that’s completely off topic. Do you know how to make your site mobile friendly?
    My site looks weird when browsing from my apple iphone.

    I’m trying to find a template or plugin that might be able
    to correct this issue. If you have any suggestions, please share.