CSS in Depth in Motion is a new course that lives up to its name, taking you deep into what you can accomplish with CSS. Designed as a companion to the bestselling book, CSS in Depth. This course explores new examples, projects, and skills that you can practice in your own time, step-by-step!
Professional technical writer Chris Ward brings CSS to life, sharing his years of experience with you face-to-face. Chris guides you through each example, breaking down concepts and letting you see just how easy it is to use CSS to achieve layouts and effects. You’ll broaden your horizons when it comes to maintaining different styles, work with flexible units, and create page layouts that look and feel fresh to everyone who visits them. The course includes crisp, engaging segments on implementing responsive design and understanding floats, certain to get you working better and faster with CSS than you ever thought possible.
- Understanding cascade, specificity, and inheritance
- Working with relative units
- Implementing responsive design
- Making sense of floats
- How to efficiently position web elements
- New layout options such as grid and table
- Doing more with pure CSS!
CSS in one cornerstone of web design, and one of the primary reasons the good-looking websites you love look good. CSS lets you specify the visual design of a web page or web app, from the general layout to the fine details of each element.
By mastering CSS, you can make your pages more attractive, your code more readable, and your life as a web developer easier. You’ll be amazed what you can do without resorting to an external framework, modern CSS can handle a dizzying array of styles and effects all on its own, and this liveVideo course gets you there.
Designed for developers with an understanding of HTML, CSS, and web page structure.
Chris Ward is a long-term professional writer and editor on a variety of technical subjects. He is the author of the forthcoming Jump Start Responsive Design, Second Edition from SitePoint, and has produced numerous courses on Android, Swift, and Chrome extensions.
Table of Contents
- CASCADE, SPECIFICITY, AND INHERITANCE
- WORKING WITH RELATIVE UNITS
- MASTERING THE BOX MODEL
- MAKING SENSE OF FLOATS
- POSITIONING AND STACKING
- RESPONSIVE DESIGN
- Title: CSS in Depth in Motion
- Release date: June 2018
- Publisher(s): Manning Publications
- ISBN: 10000MNLV201710