Robert J Collins
- 3 Courses Completed
- 16 Levels Completed
- 1 Screencasts Watched
- 40,875 Total Points
HTML/CSS: 3 Courses Completed
Improve the visual competency of any website or application by keeping design in mind. Learn the fundamental design principles of typography, color, and layout.
Learn to recognize beautiful and functional type.
Review color theory and application principles.
Familiarize yourself with visual hierarchy and balance.
Getting Started With HTML and CSS
Discover the latest versions of HTML and CSS, including HTML5 tags, form elements, attributes, input types, CSS styling, and more.
Overview & Updates
Get an overview of HTML5 and CSS3, and learn which HTML elements have been updated in HTML5.
Learn all of the new HTML5 elements, including the section, article, header, footer, and time elements, and also several others that will help make your markup more semantic.
Learn all of the new HTML5 form input types, elements, and attributes.
Learn modern CSS styling techniques, including border radius, box shadow, text shadow, box sizing, multiple backgrounds, and gradients.
Fonts & Interactions
Learn how to use web fonts with @font-face, create smooth transitions and manipulated elements in CSS with the transition and transform properties, and write CSS according to the principles of progressive enhancement.
Explore the fundamentals of CSS, and review all the web-styling tools needed for front-end efficiency.
Adding style, selectors, the cascade, and floats
Clearing floats, inheritance, and specificity
The box model, positioning, and z-index
Grooming Your Code
DRY, display types, and centering
Protecting your layout and specificity problems
Image use and image cropping
Image replacement and sprites
Pseudo classes and pseudo elements