My name is Kauress and you may know me from the “Introduction to git” class on SitePoint
Goal of the project series:
This is a complete hands on series and the projects we will be coding are:
1. A single operation calculator: The calculator allow you to add, subtract multiply and divide 2 numbers with or without a decimal point. Our calculator will also have A backspace and clear feature. Our calculator will automatically start new calculations after the equal to operator is clicked. Eval has not used!
2. A to-do List : A to-do list based on arrays and array methods which will allow you to add, strike through or delete individual items and additionally you can also add an item using the enter key on your keyboard and then clear the list
3. WYSIWYG editor: A what you is see is what you get editor which will have all the basic features of a standard text editor such as bold, center align , color text and so on. This project include new topics like local storage, which will allow your draft to be saved even after you refresh the page
4. Pomodoro: A pomodoro is a productivity method to track work and break durations, the pomodoro will have functions such as start, pause and reset. And it will automatically start the break duration after the work period is over
5. Calender widget: A calendar widget that shows not only the current , previous and next day but also the current time and local weather. And in this project you will be use the date and time objects and an API
What are the pre-requisites?
1. HTML (beginner - intermediate level)
2. CSS (beginner - intermediate level)
3. A working laptop or Desktop computer
What tools do I need to do the projects? :
What if I am an absolute beginner? :
When you finish this course, you will be able to:
2.Showcase your work to potential employers
A general overview of who this project series is for.
A overview of the outcome of this project series.
Learn about the DOM, which is a structural blueprint of elements on a web page.
Let's go over some very basic properties and methods of the DOM.
A general overview of navigating the DOM.
Please download the starter project folder.
Brief overview of the structure and design of the to do list.
Learn about arrays.
Learn about the concepts related to adding items to the list.
Let's code function addItem which will add items to our array and the DOM.
Reset the input field each time that an item is added to the list.
Learn about the concepts related to function checkMe, such as the parentElement property and conditional operator.
Code function checkMe(item) strike and un-strike through an item.
Learn about removing an item from the DOM and an array.
Code function removeMe(item).
Learn a bit about event handlers and the onkeyup event handler.
Code function enterKey( ) which will add an item to the list by pressing on the enter key on the keyboard.
Learn about the different ways of emptying an array of all its contents.
Code function clearList( ) which will clear the DOM of all the list items and empty the taskList array.
My classes are "project based" and contextual. Therefore, the implementation of new concepts and technologies is through a project.