Screencast Build an Interactive Website: Part 1 HTML/CSS

  • Drew Barontini
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  1. thiagoaraujos said

    Nice, barebones screencast. I have two questions:

    • Shouldn't the "p" tag in "header" be an "h1" instead?
    • We don't need to self close tags in HTML 5, right?
    • We could have used an article tag instead of an ordered list, right? Maybe "ol" is more semantic, but just to be sure :)
  2. ktavadze said

    Good work guys! PS the finished html, css and js files are located at https://github.com/codeschool/FrontEndNewsScreencast

  3. MBAcoder said

    Where is part 2? For me "next video" goes to an entirely different subject/module not part 2. :/

  4. MBAcoder said

    Soup to Bits: Ember Data & Testing is not part 2 is it?

  5. ktavadze said

    @MBAcoder: you have to click the "Previous Video" link instead

  6. kinlsweden said

    Very good! You worked very fast with was kind of in good because I realized how much I have to practice :) Thanks a lot!

  7. njeffrey said

    How did you style your prompt to work with git?

  8. Faculty

    Drew Barontini said

    njeffrey: https://github.com/drewbarontini/dotfiles/blob/master/bash/partials/prompt

    If you source that file in your .bash_profile, it will show git status.

  9. Matt OToole said

    Got that working, thanks, Drew. But how did Jon do his?

  10. Faculty

    Jon Friskics said

    Hey all - I'm using powerline-shell for my Terminal - check it out here in the powerline-shell submodule and powerline config file: https://github.com/jonfriskics/dotfiles

  11. Matt OToole said

    Thanks. Do I just git clone that somewhere, tho? I've got Powerline sort of working, but mattotoole??master?~documents?code?todo? doesn't look right to me, what with all the question marks.... Any idea what step I'm missing?

  12. njeffrey said

    Matt OToole: You need to change your font. Terminal -> Preferences -> Profiles -> Under Font click change

    I had to change mine to "Ubuntu Mono derivative Powerline" to remove the question marks. You'll see this option if you installed the fonts correctly by cloning https://github.com/powerline/fonts and running ./install.sh

  13. prabhat karthikeyan said

    I am unable to see this video on IE or Chrome. It just keeps spinning. I have 150Mbps down speed here. So internet speed isn't the problem.

  14. Faculty

    Stefan Nychka said

    Hi Prabhat! It's likely a firewall, common in workplaces for example.

    It could be extensions or browser settings

    http://support.codeschool.com/articles/trouble-shooting-challenge-and-submission-issues

    Tried and the video's working fine. Give those a go!

  15. Student #417292 said

    I'm disappointed with this project. It looks horrible. Too much text. I use to make these with Netscape back in the 90's. FAIL big time.

  16. Jeremy Vogel said

    A good starter for implementing git, html5, and css.

About This Screencast

Learn to start building a website by using HTML and CSS. In the first episode of the Build an Interactive Website series, we'll begin creating the HTML and CSS for a fictional Front-end News website, while following some best practices for structuring HTML, writing efficient CSS, and commenting our code along the way.

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