Murach's Java Programming
This book presents the prerequisite core Java and OOP skills
that you need for developing Java web applications.
Murach's HTML5 and CSS3
If you haven't done anything but dabble in HTML and CSS up until now, this book will let you expand your skills in a professional way. It covers today's best practices for using HTML5 and CSS3 in tandem, instead of doing a lot of direct formatting in HTML or tacking on CSS as an afterthought.
Murach's PHP and MySQL
If you want to master another open-source language for
server-side web programming, this book is made for you.
It teaches you how to create database-driven web sites
using PHP on the Apache web server, with MySQL as the
database management system.
Murach's Oracle SQL and PL/SQL
Murach's SQL Server 2012 for Developers
If you want to use Oracle, MySQL, or SQL Server databases with your Java web applications...or if you just want to learn standard SQL...these are the best books we've seen for those purposes.