Interactive Web Design with CSS Animation & Transition

Bring life to your webpage and impress your users with CSS transition
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

With the CSS3 transition properties, it is possible and easy to add interactivity and enhance the user experience of your webpage by using CSS only. CSS3 transitions allows you to change property values smoothly over a given duration.

In this course, we will explore the different options of animation techniques that you can use to bring elegant animations and life to a webpage.

The course covers a range, from simple to complex, of demonstrations and examples that you can use in your own work or project to impress your audience.

The course also includes a challenge assignment as well as a final project to apply what you have learned and put all of it in practice.

Topics include:

  • The CSS transition fundamentals
  • The transition properties
    • transition-duration
    • transition-delay
    • transition-timing-function
  • Browser support and performance with the CSS vendor prefixes
  • A challenge assignment
  • Project : a portfolio page

You will learn how to:

  • Create smooth transition to animate property changes
  • Use the shorthand
  • Use the transition-timing-function to control the speed of the curve
  • Animate color changes
  • Fade elements in and out
  • Create multiple transition effects

By the end of the class, your will be able to use the concepts and examples presented to impress your audience with fancy animation effects.
if you are developer, you will know how to create nice animation effect with CSS.
if you are a designer, you will take your CSS skills to the next level and learn to add interactivity to a web page without jQuery
Join me in Interactive Web Design with CSS Animation & Transition to learn how to create an enhanced user experience and take your web design skills to the next level with CSS transition.

What are the requirements?

  • A working knowledge of HTML and CSS is preferred
  • Understanding of the :hover trigger state

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Creating and adding smooth transition using the transition properties
  • Fading elements in and out using the opacity and transition properties
  • Understanding browser support and performance with the CSS3 vendor prefixes
  • Animating property changes with CSS transition
  • Using the timing-function property (ease-in, ease-out, ease-in-out, linear....) to control the animation of the speed

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone willing to add interactivity to a website and create animation with CSS3 only (no jQuery required)
  • Developers and Designers looking at extending their CSS skills

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.


Section 1: Introduction
Course Introduction
Course requirements
What you need to get started

You can download the course files zip folder in Lecture 5. Click on View resources in the upper right corner to find the zip folder.

Section 2: CSS Transition Fundamentals
The transition property
Browser support and Vendor Prefixes
CSS syntax | Transition properties & Vendor prefixes
Section 3: CSS Transition demonstrations
Demos overview
Blue to red
Square to rectangle
Square to circle
Animatable properties
Section 4: Challenge - Squeeze page
Challenge overview
Challenge instructions
Animating color changes
Fading elements in and out
Section 5: Project : portfolio
Project overview
Course Materials
Navigation Bar : smooth transition effect
Header - Creating a Mouseover Fade Effect
About Section - Image Hover Effect
The Gallery - Multiple Transition Effects

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Instructor Biography

Sandy Ludosky, Web Designer & Developer

My name is Sandy. I am a freelance Web Designer and Developer based out of Toronto, in Ontario, Canada.

I specialize in Front-End development with HTML, CSS, CSS3 Animation, Sass, Javascript and JQuery.

I love creating beautiful, professional and user-friendly websites using the Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash to name a few.

Also, I am keen on Web marketing, Web analytics, Visual Design, Video Editing, Photography and WordPress development.

On top of being a Udemy instructor, I am an avid learner of new technologies and digital stuff.

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