Learn animation using CSS3, Javascript and HTML5

Master the art of animation for the web. Easy to follow videos. Source code included.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

In this course you will learn how to create animations and transitions in CSS3 and Javascript. The easy to follow along tutorials will have you animating in no time.

Master the art of adding animation to your websites and pick the right tools for the job.

  • Create animations and transitions using CSS3
  • Learn the building blocks of how animation works in Javascript
  • See how different techniques can add life to your animations
  • Leverage animation frameworks that take care of the hard work and let you animate quickly.
  • Follow along with the included source code

    We'll learn the basics of animating all the way through complex sequenced animations.

    You'll learn how to use CSS3 syntax to create quick and smooth animations without needing javascript. Next I'll show you the building blocks of animating in javascript using setInterval and requestAnimationFrame in the canvas. Then you will learn how to leverage jQuery's animation methods, events, and properties to get animating quickly. Last but not least we'll cover GSAP (Greensock animation platform) where you'll learn the basics all the way through complex sequenced animations. This course comes complete with working code samples so you can work along side the instructor and modify to create your own animations. The full course can be completed in just over 2 hours.

What are the requirements?

  • To code along with this course you will just need a text editor and a browser.
  • Following along will be easier if you have a basic understanding of html, css and javascript.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create animations and transitions using CSS, Javascript and HTML
  • Use popular javascript libraries to help create animations

Who is the target audience?

  • This Animation course it meant for beginner to advanced developers who want to broaden their understanding of animation and the tools to create animations.
  • A basic understanding of html, css and javascript is nice to have but not required.
  • This course is focused specifically on animations for HTML, CSS and Javascript. It's not intended to be a full web development course

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Animation and Transitions with CSS3

Learn how to use the CSS transition property for quick and easy transtions


See how to add transforms to your transitions for 3d and other effects


Quick and easy animations using only CSS


Make your CSS animations interactive!


Add a lot of life to you r animation using CSS transforms

Section 2: Animating with Javascript

Learn the building blocks of Javascript animation using setInterval


Learn how to use requestAnimtionFrame for high performance animation

Section 3: Animating with Jquery

See how jQuery makes animation super easy using only one short line of code.


make your animations more life-like using different easing effects


See how to use events during different parts of your animation


Learn how to use jQuery's effects for quick animation shortcuts

Section 4: Animating with GSAP (Greensock animation platform)

An introduction to the feature packed GSAP framework


Use easing to add life to your tweens


Learn GSAP's special properties for time saving techniques


Control your tweens just like you can control video!


Add 3d effects and more using transform properties!


Learn how to respond to different states of your tweens


See how Timelinemax can easily help you create complex, sequenced animations!

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Instructor Biography

Matt Wallace, Professional Web Developer

Matt Wallace is a professional Web Developer with over 15 years experience. He's worked at leading Agencies including Razorfish and Crispin Porter and has been freelancing for the last 5 years. A few of the Brands he's worked on include: Mercedes-AMG, Volkwagen, Burger King, HBO, Scion, Toyota, Axe, and Estee Lauder.

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