Web Design for Beginners

Video description

Learn all the core fundamentals of modern web design, covering all the commonly used syntax for HTML and CSS. This course is designed to get you started quickly and easily with creating web pages.


The course covers all the essentials so that you can begin your journey to create amazing-looking websites. Add JavaScript to make your web pages come to life.


You’ll cover the core concepts of JavaScript so that you can try the code and get familiar with what it does. Using JavaScript, you can access the HTML DOM in the browser, which allows you to interact and manipulate web page content. JavaScript creates the interactive and dynamic content seen today in all major modern web pages.


Explore the many samples of source code and examples to see how you can start coding quickly and focus on designing your webpages.


Each section comes with a PDF guide that includes useful section resources, and source code from the lessons so that you can try the code for yourself.


Learn HTML:How to create an HTML file and structure your HTML code in a modern format ready to be styled. Lessons of this section cover how to get started with coding and creating web pages.


Learn CSS: Defines what CSS is and how you can style your web pages with Cascading Style Sheets. HTML provides structure for your web page, and CSS allows you to style your page. Design the page with your style; set up page layouts; add colors, fonts, and more. Present your web pages as you want them to look, independent of the HTML.


Learn JavaScript Basics: JavaScript is a set of instructions you can add in your code to let the browser know what to do next. JavaScript code runs your browser as your HTML page loads. Adding JavaScript to your code can improve the user experience of the web page by going from a static web page to an interactive one. This section covers the basics of getting started with JavaScript and the code syntax to write JavaScript code.


Learn JavaScript DOM: Document Object Model (DOM) is a programming interface for HTML documents that defines the logical structure of a page and how the page content can be accessed and manipulated. Bring your web pages to life with JavaScript and connect to the web page elements. Create fully interactive content that responds to the user. Create dynamic web page content that can change without page refresh and presents new elements and updated content to the user. Improve your web user’s experience with JavaScript and the DOM.


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About the Technology

Understand the core concepts of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript so that you can try the code and get familiar with what they do

About the Video

What's Inside
  • How to create web pages with HTML and CSS
  • Create interactive web content with JavaScript
  • Basics of coding JavaScript
  • Bring your web pages to life with code
  • Modern, responsive websites
  • Interactive and dynamic web pages

About the Reader
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic internet skills
  • How to install and set up applications

About the Author
Laurence Svekis is an experienced web application developer who worked on multiple enterprise level applications, hundreds of websites and business solutions, and many unique and innovative web applications. He created his first computer application in 1990 and first website in 1998. Laurence has been providing web development courses and digital marketing strategy courses since 2002, teaching countless learners how to bring amazing things to life online.


Product information

  • Title: Web Design for Beginners
  • Author(s): Laurence Svekis
  • Release date: June 2022
  • Publisher(s): Manning Publications
  • ISBN: 10000DIHV202218