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Books Giveaway: Winners

Last week we announced a books giveaway1 (the page take minutes to load) — we were giving away 10 professional web design-related books that cover the topics CSS, usability, user interface design, innovation, web navigation, web form design and JavaScript programming.

We genuinely appreciate our community and respect our readers for reading us, and now we wanted to give something back. Over 3,500 readers participated in the giveaway. And the winners are now announced in this post.

Books and Winners Link

# Cover Title
by Author
1 Screenshot2 Ajax: The Definitive Guide
by Anthony Holdener
Militaru (#491)
2 Screenshot3 Pro JavaScript Techniques
by John Resig
Adam K. (#1562)
3 Screenshot4 Thinking with Type
by Ellen Lupton
Brian (#304)
4 Screenshot5 Geometry of Design: Studies in Proportion and Composition
by Kimberley Elam
Marco (#2590)
5 Screenshot Photoshop CS3 Bible
by Laurie Ulrich Fuller, Robert C. Fuller
Lindsey Lake (#1040)
6 Screenshot6 Letterhead and Logo Design: v. 9
by Mine
Huy (#3251)
7 Books Giveaway Designing Web Navigation
by James Kalbach
Owen (#881)
8 Books Giveaway7

The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks and Hacks
by Rachel Andrew
hd-J (#648)
9 Books Giveaway8

Layers: The Complete Guide to Photoshop’s Most Powerful Feature
by Matt Kloskowski
Toju (#2353)
10 Books Giveaway9

Bierut: 79 Short Essays on Design
by Michael Bierut
wendy wallach (#1729)

Congratulations to the winners! All winners have already been contacted.

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    Johannes Aagaard

    October 17, 2008 1:46 am

    Grats to the winners!

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    Maybe next time ! congrats to winners and thanks to SM for such giveaways !

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    Adam Kirkwood

    October 17, 2008 1:50 am

    Thank you so much Smashing Magazine! I just completed a Javascript Programming course last quarter, so I look forward to reading Pro Javascript Techniques from John Resig to take my knowledge to the next level.

    Thanks again Smashing Mag!

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    congrats!!! to all winners!!!!!!!

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    I was Nr 1 and havnt won -.-

    Nice one to the winners ;)

  7. 7

    bleh I wanna win to…

    hopefully next time…

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    Congrats! Thank you Smashing for these giveaways!

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    Well that’s great, I usually never win anything!
    Thank you so much Smashing Magazine!!! And thanks for all your great articles, the free Premium themes you give away, the icons, books, …

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    Congrats! And thank you SM for all the contents you post in your espectacular magazine.

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    October 17, 2008 2:06 am

    Must compliment you on your superb choices of books. We are familiar with some of them

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    October 17, 2008 2:09 am

    congrats to the winners!!

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    Tomita Militaru

    October 17, 2008 2:14 am

    for a second there I thought I won :P better luck next time :)

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    good, i hope next time

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    Joram Oudenaarde

    October 17, 2008 2:17 am

    Gratz to all! :)

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    wo… so lucky…

    congrats to winner :>

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    Photoshop CS3 Bible that’s truly a great book to hang on with.

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    Although I didn’t win it was a smashing competition and well done to those who did win!

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    Congrats to all winners!

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    congrats! :)


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