Front-end Web Development/Notes
Notes from previous Frontend Web Development classes.
Class for 2012-03-05
Other great resources:
- Simurai's lab
- CSS3 Please!
- When can I use...
- Jeffrey's portfolio - see Menorah and Draggy under HTML5 Toys
Class for 2012-02-27
We worked on this blog and turned it into a mobile-accessible website. We also talked about user agent strings, frameworks like jQuery Mobile and Sencha Touch, and talked about the future of HTML5/CSS3 in mobile website development.
Class for 2012-02-20
We took a look at a page containing every currently valid HTML element. Many of them are considered "HTML5", but that's just because they're new.
Class for 2012-02-13
Class for 2012-02-06
Class for 2012-01-30
We took all of this and turned it into this site.
Class for 2012-01-23
I made accounts on my web hosting, but I suggested students get web hosting space at NearlyFreeSpeech.Net, which will set you up with a pay-as-you-go site. It's free until you start getting a significant amount of traffic.
Class for 2012-01-16
Class for 2011-12-19
Class for 2011-12-12
Consider downloading FileZilla for a head start.
Here's a simpler mockup we used for the 7:30 recap:
Class for 2011-12-05
We turned a mockup into HTML and CSS. This is the mockup we used:
Please consider downloading the GNU Image Manipulation Tool (GIMP), as we might be opening it up to work with this mockup. Photoshop or Fireworks will work swimmingly if you have them, though.
Class for 2011-11-22
Two articles worth reading for a thorough understanding of CSS positioning: