Basics of CSS

Learn the fundamentals of applying styling to HTML code, CSS syntax and how to use it. Simple guide to getting started
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Instructed by Laurence Svekis Design / Web Design
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language used for describing the presentation of elements within an HTML page.

This course is designed to help you learn how to use CSS within your web pages. From an instructor with over 15 years of web development experience.

Make you webpages look.... BETTER!

Let me introduce you to using CSS. I show you how to add CSS to your websites. What CSS can do and the amazing transformation that can be done.

Learning the CSS fundamentals will help you develop the core skills to apply styling to your HTML content.

We teach you

  • What CSS is
  • How to add CSS to your websites
  • Add colors to fonts and backgrounds
  • Learn about the Box Model
  • How Padding, Borders, and margins work
  • Update your height and width
  • Working with text and select fonts
  • Working with lists
  • How to active your hyperlink styles
  • Basics of displaying content with CSS
  • All about CSS positioning
  • and much more

APPLY WHAT YOU'VE LEARNED

At the end of the course we show you how to bring together what you've learned to transform some HTML code into a fully styled website.

Create your own website from scratch

All the source code is included, in addition to top resource links and everything you need to have to get started with CSS.

Lets start learning CSS.


What are the requirements?

  • basic HTML
  • desire to learn
  • computer and internet access

What am I going to get from this course?

  • add CSS to their websites
  • apply styling to any HTML code
  • learn the syntax of using CSS
  • turn HTML code in amazing webpages
  • understand best practices for using CSS

What is the target audience?

  • web developers
  • web designers
  • anyone who wants to learn about apply styling to HTML content

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Learn CSS Syntax and how to apply CSS to HTML
CSS Basics course introduction
Preview
02:23
Learn how to use CSS and what it is
Preview
04:47
CSS Basics how to add styling to html
Preview
10:59
CSS Basics syntax
10:32
CSS Basics Backgrounds
07:18
CSS Basics Box model Borders
07:25
CSS Basics Padding
04:40
CSS Basics working with margins
06:23
CSS Basics Height Width Overflow
05:25
Example of current code 1
Article
CSS Basics working with text
06:15
CSS Basics updating and selecting fonts
03:56
CSS Basics turning UL into OL
02:42
CSS Basics hyperlinks hover active links
05:16
CSS Basics display properties
04:41
Adding fonts and source code 2
Article
CSS Basics positioning
03:54
Section 2: Build a webpage style content using CSS
CSS Basics applying it to web pages
07:19
CSS Basics setup navigation bar on website
05:57
CSS Basics tweaks and updates to CSS for website
06:34
Source Code 3
Article

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Instructor Biography

Laurence Svekis, Instructor, 18+yrs Web Experience

I'm here to help you learnachieve your dreams, come join me on this amazing adventure today

Innovative technology expert with a wide range of real world experience. Providing Smart digital solutions online for both small and enterprise level businesses.

"I have a passion for anything digital technology related, enjoy programming and the challenge of developing successful digital experiences. As an experienced developer, I created my first computer applications in 1990, and my first website in 1998.  I enjoy sharing my knowledge with others and want to help you share in the wonderful opportunities that the internet provides."

"Learning, understanding with a strong passion for education.  The internet has provided us with new opportunities to expand and share knowledge."

Want to learn more about becoming a web developer, do you want to experience the freedom that technology provides for us? Learn how to bring amazing things to life online.  Technology connects us all in many ways.  It opens up doors to those who embrace it and learn how to make those connections real.

"My courses are designed to help you achieve your goals, learn and update skills"

Background : An experienced web application developer, having worked on multiple enterprise level applications, hundreds of websites, business solutions and many unique and innovative web applications.  Web application development areas of expertise include HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap, PHP and MySQL. Anything to do with web creation and digital experience. Passionate about everything to do with web application development, programming to online marketing with a strong focus on social media and SEO

"Understanding technology provides a means to better connect with users.  It also opens so many doors.   Knowledge is the key to success and I want to help you experience what technology has to offer. I'm passionate about web technologies, and look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience with you!"

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