In this course, you will learn essential information about the Internet, basic technologies and in practice, how to construct a web page, plus look at how professionals and commercial web sites are constructed. You will learn:
• What the Internet is and basic technologies available
• Steps in designing and creating web pages
• Selecting the technologies to use on your web pages
• Tips in producing high quality pages
• Steps in designing & creating web pages, Learn HTML & CSS, the building blocks of websites
• Learn HTML and CSS, the building blocks of websites
• Explore web sites on the web to reinforce course materials and review.
The entire course length is over 6 hours but there is a segment to quickly setup a page.
Take this quiz to reinforce concepts that were presented in the Tools of the Trade.
This HTML Quiz will help you reinforce key concepts and meanings of the topics in this section. Please review as many times as you need to.
Take this quiz to reinforce your understanding of CSS topics. Please take quiz as many times as you want.
Hello, I'm a Software Application Developer and have many years of experience putting together software products and services. Through these experiences, I believe I can accelerate the path to learning the essentials and creating web pages and sites quickly.
Active in new media development and software application development since 1988, I have held the professional roles of Computer Programmer, UI designer, Developer, Manager and Creative Director in addition to owner of an interactive studio in Boston, Massachusetts. I attained a BS in Computer Engineering and MS in Computer Systems at Lehigh University and Boston University respectively, to complement a few other interesting academic pursuits. I have taught Web design & programming seminars and courses at MIT Lincoln Lab and select colleges. Looking forward to the Udemy experience!
Throughout many projects, I participated in the design and programming of interfaces and projects for CD, DVD, kiosk, mobile and Internet applications. The design of UI/UX, User Interface design and programming, concept to finish is my specialty.
I worked directly with clients and senior staff level; CEOs, VPs, Presidents, Directors at MIT, Verizon Labs, ESPN, Comcast SportsNet, Cox Cable Communications, MTI, General Motors, Polaroid (maker of the original Selfie camera!), Smithsonian, Mercer Management Consulting, Fidelity, Putnam Investments, Mitsubishi Electric, Bell South as well as startups. Working with many different startups as the Internet has evolved, Sports Kareoke is a favorite project; yes, it's true.
In addition, entrepreneurial experience and responsibility for/or with principals for complete lifecycle is what 50% of my career has been about. I have been in the trenches; the battlefields! I hope to help you in your development and endeavours in the exciting space of the Internet and Mobile device app development.
UI/UX design, software and application development, digital/social media research, project management, product development, learning design, business development, partnerships.
M.S., Computer Information Systems, Boston University
B.S., Computer Engineering, Lehigh University
A.S., Architecture, Passive Solar Design, Burlington County College