Learn XML Crash Course: Discover Essential XML Fundamentals

Jump into the world of XML with this fast and immersive course.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2014 English

Course Description

Learn the essentials needed to get started using Extensible Markup Language (XML), which is the default language for defining and transmitting data on the Internet.

In this course, your professional instructor introduces XML and explains why it’s such a powerful language for sharing and transmitting data. You will discover the basics of an XML document, and how to define XML documents and learn their syntax.

In this XML Crash Course, you will also learn advanced topics such as using XML schemas, the purpose of a DTD (Document Type Definition), and Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL) to transform an XML document to another document.

This course includes:

  • Demo files
  • An optional quiz to test what you’ve learned
  • Certificate of completion.

What are the requirements?

  • A basic understanding of HTML
  • A web browser capable of processing XML (like Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Uses for XML
  • The fundamental components of an XML document
  • Learn to define XML document
  • Element attributes
  • Attribute types
  • Best practices for writing code
  • XML syntax
  • Adding comments to XML code
  • DTD (Document Type Definition)
  • Internal and external DTDs
  • XML namespace
  • Using XML schemas
  • Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
  • XSLT/ XSL Transformations

Who is the target audience?

  • Develepors that need a jumpstart in XML

What you get with this course?

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to XML
Course Objectives and Introduction
IMPORTANT - Read this to ensure the best video quality!
Creating an XML Document - Demo
Practical XML
Document Type Document - Demo
Chapter 1 Summary
Course demo files
Section 2: Advanced XML Topics
XML Attributes
Use of Attributes - Demo
XML Schema
Use of Namespaces - Demo
XML Schema Documents - Demo
Chapter 2 Summary
Course Review
Section 3: XSLT
Extensible Stylesheet Language, XSL Transformation and XPATH
Providing Presentation Option in the form of XSL for the XML- Demo
Chapter 3 Summary
Section 4: Conclusion
Course Wrapup
XML Quiz
20 questions

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