Note: This CSS Course covers CSS 2.0/2.1 and requires a working knowledge of HTML/XHTML. You can learn HTML/XHTML free by subscribing to my course HTML Workshop.
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a language used for describing the look and feel of an HTML/XHTML document.
CSS is designed primarily to separate the document structure [HTML/XTHML markup] from the document presentation such as layout, colors, and fonts.
Advantages of using CSS can be:
Understanding CSS can be your "Second Step" in the roadmap of learning the overall web design or development process.
The CSS Training has been crafted to make you understand:
Get an overview about the course and get introduced to the formatting language, "CSS".
Learn about the structure of a CSS rule and how comments are added in a stylesheet.
Learn about Tag or Type selectors in CSS.
Grouping selectors and declarations is very useful and time saving approach. Learn how to do that.
Class selectors and ID selectors, let you assign styles in a way that is independent of document elements. These selectors can be used on their own or as a combination with Tag selectors. In this session, learn how to use them.
Descendent selectors give you the ease of Tag selectors and preciseness of classes and ID's. In this session you will learn how to use them.
Learn about Direct Child selector and Adjacent Sibling selector in CSS.
Learn how to use Pseudo Classes and Pseudo Elements in CSS.
Attribute selectors are used to select elements based on their attributes and the values of those attributes. In this session, learn how to use them.
Learn about Values & Units used in CSS.
Learn about those CSS properties, which are responsible for applying fonts to the text or content appearing in your webpage.
Learn how to format textual content in CSS.
Learn about those CSS properties which are used to apply colors and manipulate backgrounds of HTML elements.
Learn about those CSS properties which are responsible for controlling the height and width of a HTML element.
Learn how to style anchors or hyperlinks or links in CSS.
Learn about formatting HTML lists using list properties in CSS.
Learn how to style Tables using CSS.
Learn how to style HTML forms using CSS.
Learn about “Generated content” and their styling.
Understand the concept of - "The Box model".
Learn about inline and block level elements and those CSS properties that are used to change the display type of an element.
Learn about the properties associated with "The Box model", which are: margin, padding and borders.
Learn about Position & Float properties in CSS.
Learn about Shorthand Properties in CSS.
In this session, I have showed how CSS rules with properties are compiled together to style a complete webpage.
Learn how to create stylesheets for print media.
Source code for all the examples explained in the course.
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