In this course, you will learn how to create state-of-the-art websites using modern CSS3 and HTML5 techniques! Take your existing HTML skills to the next level and start building sites like the pros. If you want to survive and excel in the fast-paced world of web publishing, you're going to need to keep up with ever-evolving standards. That is why this course focuses on the new standard for web developers - CSS3 and HTML5.
Almost every web development tool, including Dreamweaver, Microsoft Expressions Web, and Visual Web Developer, offers support for CSS3 and HTML5. These powerful languages not only make it easier for you to build and manage large websites, they also allow more precise control over the appearance of every page you build. This course will provide you with the foundation you'll need to master two critical and fast-growing new web languages. Begin your transition to CSS3 and HTML5 today!
Today's websites require streamlined code that adapts to a variety of devices, screen resolutions, Web browsers, and user needs. CSS3 and HTML5 are the keys to creating that, and they're the foundation upon which all modern websites built (not to mention many mobile apps, games, and even desktop apps). This means today's software developers need a deep understanding of CSS3 and HTML5.
In this course, you'll take your CSS and HTML skills to the next level and learn how to create professional-quality websites. You'll find out the methods the pros use to quickly build effective sites that are easy to maintain and modify. You'll discover the secrets to ensuring you keep total creative control over every aspect of a site. You'll master specific techniques for using background images and controlling opacity, visibility, and scrollbars. You'll create picture thumbnail galleries, cool hover (mouse over) effects, drop-down menus and fly out menus, and animation effects that work on hover as well as touchscreens like the iPhone and iPad. You'll also discover wonderful easy-to-code methods for creating responsive layouts that scale well to all screen sizes and devices.