Become a Certified Web Developer

Complete coverage of HTML, CSS, Javascript and PHP for the Certified Web Developer Exam.

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Course Description

Learn What It Takes to Code Dynamic, Professional Websites and Web Apps From The Comfort of Your Own Home

Do you ever browse the internet wondering how your favorite websites were built?Facebook, Twitter, Amazon—they were all created by people who at one point in time didn’t know anything about coding. How did they obtain this knowledge?

In this comprehensive course, I’m going to show you everything you need to know so that you can follow in these people’s footsteps.

You’re going to learn how to code AND you’re going to become a certified professional from a recognized international trainer. And best of all, you’re going to have fun doing it.

You Don’t Have to Be a Genius or a Mathematical Wizard

So many people believe that you must have a special ‘gift’ to create professional quality, dynamic websites/web apps. I’m here to tell you once and for all that this is false. All you need to have is the desire to learn and the ability to follow instructions—that’s it!

Our course starts teaching basic coding principles and develops your coding skills in a variety of languages from beginner through to advanced. Here it is, once and for all, a complete guide that will take you from novice to web developer.

Skip Hours of Frustration and Thousands of Wasted Dollars and Become 100% Certified

The internet has changed the rules of doing business. More and more companies are migrating online while many new, never before seen businesses are created every day thanks to the power of this phenomenon. You know what that means? Higher demand for people just like you!

But the problem for these businesses is that while demand is high, supply is short.

Please don’t let a lack of knowledge stop you from having the career of your dreams, not when the knowledge you need is right here and is extremely affordable.

Don’t worry, you won’t need to buy any additional courses, it’s all here. No need to spend four years and over $15,000 per year in college tuition either—it really is all here. From HTML to CSS then to Javascript and finally PHP, you will learn how to Become a Certified Web Developer.

It Doesn’t Matter Where You’re Starting From...You Can Do It!

Maybe:

● You’re planning on studying coding at college and want to build a rock solid foundation so that you have a huge head start before your course begins?

● You’re dissatisfied with your current job and want to learn exactly what it takes to become a fully qualified web developer?

● You’re currently working in IT but want to expand your skill base so that you’re 100% up to date with the latest developments in web technology?

● You want to develop mobile apps or websites on the side to create some additional income while retaining your current job?

Learn Skills That Will Benefit You for The Rest of Your Life

- Imagine being able to create a web app that is downloaded by millions of paying customers—or a website that’s visited by people from all seven continents.

- Imagine the limitless opportunities that having these programming skills will give you.

- Imagine working in a field that challenges you and allows you to express yourself freely every day.

- Imagine being paid extremely well for developing products and services that can help change people’s lives.

Stop imagining and take action! It’s time to start your journey. Your future is waiting for you...

Prepare for Valuable Industry CertificationThis course is specially designed to prepare you for the Certified Web Developer (Basic) exam from LearnToProgram, Inc. This certification will allow you to prove that you have achieved competencies in HTML, CSS, Javascript and PHP/mySQL-- everything you need to create basic web applications. This course covers everything you need to pass the exam.

Certified Web Developers
Certified Web Developers will receive:

  • A printed certificate indicating your new certification that you can present to employers or prospects
  • A letter explaining the certification and its value to a prospective employer. The letter will state exactly what mastery the certification represents
  • Authorization to use the LearnToProgram Certified Web Developer Badge on your website and marketing materials
  • A listing in LearnToProgram's new "Certified Developers" Directory
  • What are the requirements?

    • There are no skill prerequisites for this course although it's helpful if you are familiar with operating your computer and using the internet.
    • You can take this course using a Mac, PC or LInux machine.
    • It is recommended that you download the free Komodo text editor.

    What am I going to get from this course?

    • Prepare for Industry Certification Exam
    • Earn Certification that is Proof of your Competence
    • Hours and Hours of Video Instruction
    • Dozens of Code Examples to Download and Study
    • Over 25 Engaging Lab Exercises
    • All Lab Solutions
    • Instructor Available by Email or on the Forums
    • All Free Tools
    • Comprehensive Coverage of HTML and CSS
    • Client Side Programming with Javascript
    • Server Side Development with PHP
    • Learn Database Development with mySQL

    What is the target audience?

    • Web Designers who Want to Learn To Code
    • Traditional Programmers who Want to Learn Web Development
    • People who Want to Develop Mobile Web Sites
    • Students who want Practical Development Skills
    • Web Masters who Need to Improve Development Skills
    • Volunteers who Manage a Site for a Church or Non Profit
    • Teachers who Want to Introduce Web Development to Their Classes
    • Those Considering a Career in Web Development

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    Curriculum

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    Section 1: HTML Ch 1: Welcome To HTML
    05:17

    In this lecture instructor Mark Lassoff discusses the various technologies used in web design and development.  Mark will also discuss how the subjects of this course, HTML 4.01, XHTML, HTML 5 and CSS fit in to the overall world of web development.

    07:40

    In this video lecture, Mark will guide you through the process of creating your first HTML script and displaying it in the browser.  While doing this, Mark will show you the basic document structure of an HTML script, looking at the head and body section of the document.

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    This is the HTML document that Mark made in the Hello World with HTML video.

    09:04

    In this video lecture, Mark introduces you to the Basic Document Stucture used in HTML 4.01 and XHTML documents.

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    This zip file contains the two basic structure documents that Mark showed in the previous lecture.

    01:52

    In this video lecture, Mark demonstrates the basic document structure for HTML5 documents.

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    This is the HTML file containing the basic document structure for HTML5 documents.

    05:02

    In this video Mark demonstrates the use of comments in HTML code.

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    This is the comments HTML file for the previous video.

    04:16

    In this video lecture Mark discusses HTML head elements-- Elements that go in the head section of an HTML document.  Mark focuses on meta tags and shows how those are used in web development.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 1.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 2: HTML Ch 2: Text Markup
    10:07

    In this video lecture Mark discusses text mark-up.  You will learn how to code text in HTML.

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    This is the HTML file for the Text Markup lecture.

    05:19

    In this lecture Mark goes over Div and Span tags.

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    This is the HTML document that does with the Div and Span tags Lecture.

    08:31

    In this lecture Mark demonstrates how to use tags like header and footer to layout text. 

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    This is the HTML file for the HTML5 Text Markup video.

    20:21

    In this video Mark goes over different ways of designating colors to text and also shows you how to assign fonts and font sizes to your tags in HTML using CSS.

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    These are the HTML and CSS files for the previous lecture.

    05:41

    In this video Mark discusses how to use text alignment, decoration, indentation and text transformation in HTML using CSS.

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    This zip folder contains the HTML and CSS documents used in the previous lecture.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 2.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 3: HTML Ch 3: Working with Lists
    03:19

    In this video Mark demonstrates how to use Ordered Lists.

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    This is the ordered list HTML document that Mark made in the lecture video.

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    In this video Mark goes over how to set up unordered lists in HTML.

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    This is the HTML document for the Unordered List video.

    04:51

    In this video Mark goes over how to use CSS for making lists in HTML.

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    This folder contains the HTML document used in the video as well as the star.png file Mark used for the custom bullets.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 3.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 4: HTML Ch 4: Creating HTML Links
    11:08

    In this video Mark goes over how to set up links in HTML.

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    This folder contains both the Links and the Places HTML that Mark made in the previous lecture.

    07:41

    In this video Mark discusses how to use anchors to help navigate to different places on your webpage.

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    This is the HTML file for the Page Anchors Video.

    03:08

    In this lecture, Mark discusses how to style links in HTML. He looks at the three states of links that you can style your links and some options for what you can do with them.

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    This is the HTML document for the previous video.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 4.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

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    This is the Chapter 4 lab starter file.

    Section 5: HTML Ch 5: Working with Images and Media
    08:22

    In this video Mark shows you how you display images and how to style them using CSS.

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    This zip folder contains the HTML document and the two images used in the Displaying Images video.

    05:07

    In this lecture Mark shows you how to embed audio in HTML5 using the audio tag.

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    This zip folder contains the HTML and audio used in the HTML5 Audio Embed video.

    03:29

    In this video Mark discusses how to embed video files into your HTML page.

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    This is the HTML document for the HTML5 Video Embed lecture.

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    This is the video sample used in the HTML5 Video Embed lecture.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 5.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 6: HTML Ch 6: HTML Tables
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    In this video Mark teaches you how to create tables in HTML.

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    This is the HTML file Mark used in the Creating Tables lecture.

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    In this lecture Mark uses CSS to style tables created in HTML.

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    This is the HTML file Mark used in the Styling Tables lecture.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 6.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 7: HTML Ch 7: HTML Forms
    08:42

    In this video Mark shows you how to set up forms.

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    This is the HTML file Mark used in the Creating Text Forms video.

    09:03

    In this lecture Mark teaches you how to create radio buttons and checkboxes in your forms.

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    This is the HTML file Mark used in Creating Radio button and Checkbox Elements lecture.

    09:42

    In this video Mark goes over new form elements in HTML5 such as time, date, and color.

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    This is the HTML file Mark used in the New Form Elements lecture.

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    In this lecture Mark describes how to use drop-down boxes and multiple select boxes in HTML.

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    This is the HTML file used in the Creating Multi-Select Elements lecture.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 7.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

    Section 8: HTML Ch 8: Understanding the CSS Box Model
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    In this video Mark goes over the different aspects of a Content Box model.

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    Here is the HTML file Mark used in the Box Model lecture.

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    In this lecture Mark teaches you how to work with the margin, padding and borders for a Content Box with CSS.

    Section 9: HTML Ch 9: CSS Based Page Layout
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    In this lecture Mark discusses the difference between inline and block level elements and how to position divs on the page.

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    This is the HTML document Mark made in the Inline vs Block lecture.

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    In this lecture Mark goes over how to format your page by using float and clear to position text.

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    This is the HTML document that Mark used in the float and clear video.

    09:55

    In this lecture Mark shows you how to make a navigation bar using CSS.

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    This is the Navigation Bar HTML file Mark used in his lecture.

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    These are the lab exercises for Chapter 9.  Please complete these after watching the video lectures.

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    This is the lab started file for Chapter 9.

    Section 10: Javascript Ch 1: Hello Javascript!
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    In this video you and Mark will create your first Javascript program.  Mark will explain what software you need to create Javascript (not much!) and how to go about creating your first Javascript program and executing it in the browser.

    08:26

    In this video Mark introduces you to the three locations where you can embed Javascript code-- In the document , in the document and as an external attached file using the src attribute.  Mark will also provide a quick introduction to using Javascript functions which will be covered thoroughly later in the course.

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    These are the code examples used in lecture for chapter 1.  Open these and examine them carefully to help you understand the concepts that Mark discussed in the lectures!

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    Please complete these lab exercises after viewing the Chapter 1 lectures. These lab exercises will help you to apply and remember the information presented in the lectures. Good luck!

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    This is the .html file solution to the Chapter 1 lab.  If you get stuck completeing the labs take a peek at the solution to get you moving in the right direction.  When you are done, verify your solution against the lab.

    Section 11: Javascript Ch 2: Storing Information in Variables
    07:43

    In this video lecture, Mark discusses using variables in Javascript.  Mark will demonstrate how to use string variables and variables that carry numerical values.  Variable declaration with var and variable initialization will be demonstrated. Mark will also demonstrate how to output variable values using document.write().

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    In working with variables you will use variable operators.  In this video, Mark discusses the mathematical operators used with variables.  He also discusses the concatenation operators used with string variables.

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    These are the code files that Mark used in the lecture.  Download these files and examine them to become more familiar with the concepts discussed during the lecture.

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    After watching the video lectures, complete these lab exercises. These lab exercises will help you apply and remember the concepts Mark demonstrated during the lecture. Good luck! If you have questions, the instructors email is included in the lab.

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    This is the solution for the Chapter 2 lab exercises.  If you get stuck, or are lost trying to complete the labs, take a peek at this document.  This is in .html format so you can view it in your browser or view the code by loading it in to your text editor.

    Section 12: Javascript Ch 3: Conditional Statements
    06:56

    In this video lecture, Mark demonstrates the use of simple conditional statements.  Using the if statement your Javascript programs can make decisions based on program conditions and execute specific code based on those decisions.  Mark reviews the conditional operators and also creates compound conditionals in this lecture.

    05:41

    Mark reviews the use of else and else if in this video lecture.  You'll learn how to write conditionals that can execute a block of code if the condition is evaluated as true and another block of code if the conditional is evaluated as false.

    05:07

    In this Javascript video, Mark introduces the switch... case... break conditional statement which allows you to evaluate a number of conditions in an efficient manner.

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    These are the example files that Mark created during the Chapter 3 lectures.

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    After you watch the video lectures, attempt these lab exercises. If you need help you can peek at the exercise solution included in this chapter. As always, the instructor's email address is included in the lab., for questions.

    Instructor Biography

    LearnToProgram, Inc., Learn Web, Mobile and Game Development

    LearnToProgram Media is a leading publisher of web, mobile, and game development courses that are used by over 500,000 people in 65 countries. LearnToProgram's valuable network of technical resources includes content on YouTube, iTunes, and Roku, as well as books, free tutorials, and online courses.

    With a mission of “teaching the world to code" LearnToProgram instructors are teachers first and technical experts second. Their primary skill is relating complex technical information to nontechnical people learning web, mobile and game development. The entirely online, self-paced sales model allows students to learn at their own pace.

    With over 40 courses on the market, LearnToProgram offers students flexible programs in web development, mobile application development and game development. Currently the company's most popular online courses include Become a Certified Web Developer and 10 Apps in 10 Weeks.

    The company is based outside of Hartford, Connecticut.

    Instructor Biography

    Mark Lassoff, Programming Instructor with over 500,000 students worldwide.

    Mark Lassoff 's parents frequently claim that Mark was born to be a programmer.  Starting, in the mid-eighties at age 11, Mark was hard at work on his Commodore 64 writing games in the BASIC language.  After completing a computer science degree, Mark developed software for several well-known internet startups during the initial internet boom of the mid 1990’s.  Five years ago Mark parlayed a two decades of software development experience into his latest entrepreneurial venture, LearnToProgram Media.

    LearnToProgram Media publishes online courses that teach mobile, web, and game development. Over 500,000 people have learned programming from Mark through online classes he has either authored or published. In addition to publishing popular courses and books LearnToProgram Media operates an internet video network which produces several programs on software development.

    Previously Mark founded PowerPlant Marketing, which created marketing automation software for REALTORS™.  After the sale of PowerPlant, Mark went on to found Internet Broadcasting Group which counted among it’s launch clients Nike, Blue Moon Brewing Company and Opubco.

    Mark lives in Connecticut and speaks worldwide on software development, entrepreneurship and online learning.  He has spoken at TechWeek NY, TechWeek LA, and SXSW, among other large conferences.  In his spare time he he enjoys aviation, mentoring new business owners and spending time with life-long friends and family.

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