Add HTML5 Animation to Your Web Pages Using CreateJS
What you'll learn
- Know How to Install, Bootstrap and Test the CreateJS CDN
- Learn How To Assess Animation Performance Issues
- Understand the Capabilities in the Suite of CreateJS Libraries
- Learn to EaselJS Library to Draw on the HTML5 Canvas
- Learn to TweenJS Library to Animate on the HTML5 Canvas
- Understand Animation Easing Formulas
- Know How to Draw and Animate EaselJS Text
- Learn How User Mouse Interactions Work
- Code Editor
- Web Browser
- Basic Knowledge of HTML
- Basic Knowledge of CSS
What is this Course About?
This course gets you up to speed basic features of the CreateJS library to create HTML5 canvas animations, graphic drawing and user mouse interactions.
What is Covered?
This is a basic course where you can get a grounding on the CreateJS resources available and the software API architecture. You use a simple learning framework so you can try the API with examples that are easy to follow and grasp.
You will learn about the hierarchical display list architecture built into the EaselJS library component of CreateJS.
And you will apply the EaselJS mouse interaction model so you can get up and running quickly to control animations with user input.
You also work with the HTML5 graphics drawing library found in EaselJS.
You will learn how simple and easy to create HTML5 animations with the CreateJS tweening library component called TweenJS.
Who Can Take this Course?
If you have Actionscript 3 background, you will find comfort in seeing that API finding a new home in these libraries. But Actionscript experience is not necessary for the course.
What Materials Are Included?
The course includes step by step video presentations along with starting and completed practice files used in the videos.
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Often questions result in new examples and demos which are posted in the Additional Examples Lesson for everyone to see.
Hope you enjoy the course and please let me know anything I can help you do.
Who this course is for:
- Web Animators
- Actionscript Developers
- Web Developers
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