CSS 2/3

Video Description

Cascading Style Sheets is a fundamental technology of web design, and knowledge of how CSS works is essential. Regardless of whether you are using the most recent cutting-edge web authoring tool or just a plain text editor, you have to know your CSS. This VTC course provides users with a thorough examination of CSS2 with web design in mind. Ranging from fundamental concepts and hands-on application of techniques to advanced topics on Javascript & CSS and CSS3, James Street guides the way through this project-based training course. Work files are included. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Course Introduction 00:03:00
    2. Assumptions 00:03:55
    3. Topics 00:04:52
    4. System Requirements 00:03:50
    5. Course Setup & Project Overview 00:07:02
  2. What is CSS?
    1. Definition 00:03:38
    2. HTML Web Standards 00:07:04
    3. CSS Specifications 00:06:54
    4. Browsers 00:05:36
    5. Pure CSS Websites 00:06:17
  3. CSS Fundamentals
    1. CSS Rules 00:03:58
    2. CSS Placement 00:02:40
    3. Embedded Styles 00:04:53
    4. Inheritance 00:05:02
    5. CSS Comments 00:05:30
    6. Inline Styles 00:03:49
    7. Linked Styles 00:05:43
    8. Imported Styles 00:07:47
    9. Good Practices 00:03:56
  4. Selectors
    1. DOM Basics 00:05:52
    2. Type & Descendent 00:07:52
    3. Universal 00:05:32
    4. Attribute pt. 1 00:05:08
    5. Attribute pt. 2 00:03:33
    6. Child & Sibling 00:05:29
    7. Class 00:07:43
    8. ID 00:05:19
    9. Pseudo-Class 00:07:27
    10. Pseudo-Element 00:02:59
    11. Combinations 00:04:03
  5. Properties & Common Property Values
    1. Introduction to Properties 00:03:33
    2. Web Safe Color 00:03:56
    3. Color Keyword 00:01:53
    4. RGB Color 00:05:59
    5. Hexadecimal Color 00:05:38
    6. Measurement Systems Absolute pt. 1 00:05:17
    7. Measurement Systems Absolute pt. 2 00:03:22
    8. Measurement Systems Relative pt. 1 00:04:01
    9. Measurement Systems Relative pt. 2 00:04:51
    10. URL 00:05:07
  6. The Cascade
    1. Defining the Cascade 00:07:06
    2. Origin & Weight 00:03:11
    3. Specificity & Placement 00:06:30
  7. Typography
    1. Introduction to Typography 00:06:01
    2. Font Families 00:07:21
    3. Color pt. 1 00:07:09
    4. Color pt. 2 00:05:48
    5. Font Style 00:04:53
    6. Font Weight 00:05:35
    7. Font Sizes Recap 00:04:11
    8. Font Sizes Keywords 00:05:49
    9. Applying Sizes pt. 1 00:06:24
    10. Applying Sizes pt. 2 00:05:12
    11. Font Spacing 00:06:20
    12. Font Casing 00:04:52
    13. Text Decoration 00:04:58
    14. Vertical Spacing 00:07:08
    15. Font Shorthand 00:06:10
    16. Paragraph-Level Formatting 00:05:59
  8. The Box Model
    1. The Box Model Concept 00:03:12
    2. Different Kinds of Boxes pt. 1 00:04:39
    3. Different Kinds of Boxes pt. 2 00:03:24
    4. Applying Display 00:03:29
    5. Size & Overflow 00:06:39
    6. Applying Size 00:06:41
    7. Padding 00:04:44
    8. Applying Padding pt. 1 00:05:09
    9. Applying Padding pt. 2 00:05:29
    10. Border 00:06:11
    11. Applying Border 00:02:59
    12. Margin pt. 1 00:05:26
    13. Margin pt. 2 00:06:14
    14. Margin pt. 3 00:04:58
  9. Approaches to Web Layout
    1. Styles of Layouts 00:05:14
    2. Basic Float Layout Options 00:05:50
    3. Float Basics pt. 1 00:06:05
    4. Float Basics pt. 2 00:08:07
    5. Applying Float-based Layout 00:06:57
    6. Positioning Basics pt. 1 00:04:03
    7. Positioning Basics pt. 2 00:04:19
    8. Positioning Basics pt. 3 00:05:59
    9. Positioning Basics pt. 4 00:02:56
    10. Relative Positioning & Z-Index 00:05:36
    11. Positioning & Overflow 00:07:10
    12. Applying Absolute Positioning Layout 00:04:39
  10. Lists
    1. List Styles 00:08:19
    2. List Bullets 00:05:10
    3. Project Enhancing Links 00:05:28
    4. Project Navigation Bar pt. 1 00:06:44
    5. Project Navigation Bar pt. 2 00:06:18
  11. CSS Images
    1. Images Using CSS 00:03:59
    2. Background Options pt. 1 00:06:49
    3. Background Options pt. 2 00:04:21
    4. Applying Background pt. 1 00:06:02
    5. Applying Background pt. 2 00:06:51
    6. Applying Background pt. 3 00:05:22
    7. Applying Background pt. 4 00:06:54
    8. Applying Background pt. 5 00:01:34
    9. Scriptless Image Rollovers 00:06:44
    10. Rounded Corners pt. 1 00:04:01
    11. Rounded Corners pt. 2 00:07:12
  12. Tables
    1. CSS Table Options 00:05:55
    2. Border Collapse Conflict Resolution 00:04:40
    3. Styling a Table & Rows pt. 1 00:04:24
    4. Styling a Table & Rows pt. 2 00:05:23
    5. Styling a Table & Rows pt. 3 00:04:15
    6. Styling Table Cells pt. 1 00:04:42
    7. Styling Table Cells pt. 2 00:06:04
    8. Creating a Pure CSS Table 00:07:05
  13. Forms
    1. Styling a Fieldset & Legend 00:06:40
    2. Styling Form Elements 00:07:05
    3. Form Layout pt. 1 00:04:01
    4. Form Layout pt. 2 00:07:22
  14. User Interface
    1. Cursor pt. 1 00:06:43
    2. Cursor pt. 2 00:04:29
    3. System Colors 00:04:49
    4. Outline 00:05:19
  15. Media Types
    1. Accessibility 00:06:20
    2. Setting Up Print Styles 00:03:51
    3. Paged Media Basics 00:06:43
    4. Formatting for Print pt. 1 00:05:47
    5. Formatting for Print pt. 2 00:05:28
    6. Formatting for Print pt. 3 00:05:34
    7. Page Breaks pt. 1 00:05:47
    8. Page Breaks pt. 2 00:04:27
  16. CSS & Javascript
    1. Basics of Javascript 00:06:22
    2. Targeting CSS 00:06:52
    3. Setting Up Functions 00:06:21
    4. OnLoad & User-Interaction 00:06:25
    5. Finishing the Navigation Menu 00:06:19
  17. CSS3
    1. Overview 00:04:44
    2. Selectors 00:06:05
    3. Applying Selectors 00:06:01
    4. Opacity 00:05:28
    5. New Color Models 00:05:59
    6. Applying Color Options 00:06:27
    7. Border Colors 00:04:29
    8. Applying Border Colors 00:04:55
    9. Border Radius 00:05:42
    10. Box Shadows 00:05:39
    11. Text Shadows 00:04:57
    12. Multi-column Layout 00:04:34
    13. Web Fonts 00:06:27
  18. Modularity
    1. Moving Towards Modularity 00:06:53
    2. Separate CSS Files 00:07:19
  19. Review
    1. Wrap Up 00:06:05
  20. Credits
    1. About the Author 00:01:30

Product Information

  • Title: CSS 2/3
  • Author(s): James Street
  • Release date: August 2005
  • Publisher(s): Virtual Training Company, Inc.
  • ISBN: 01220110018SI