Want to learn how to build Web sites fast? I'll give you a crash course to get you up and running with HTML5 and CSS3 in no time. I'll teach you absolute beginners the vocabulary to find and understand the information to need to get started making your own custom web pages by hand. Along the way you'll learn common pitfalls and quite a bit about how the internet really works.
This class is for you if:
This class may not be for you if:
We'll go through:
✔ What's a website, really?
✔ The anatomy of a web page
✔ A basic web design workflow
✔ An introduction to HTML and its syntax
✔ An introduction to CSS and its syntax
✔ Laying out and styling a basic web page
✔ Common pitfalls when you're just starting out, and how to avoid them
✔ A little about securing a domain and publishing your website to the internet
✔ Resources for continued learning
✔ As much Q&A as you like
If you want to follow along, you'll need a computer with these (free) things installed:
459 Broadway 4th Floor, Big Wheel Room
New York, NY
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm ESTAdd to Cal
Hey Y'all, my name is Diogenes Brito, Stanford class of 2011. I've been designing and developing websites for the last 9 years and have done freelance web design work and consulting for the last 6 years. I am a Design Engineer and Product Designer at Squarespace where we use the latest technologies to make building websites as simple, intuitive, and non-technical as possible. I also work as an instructor for the New York Coding and Design Academy.
If you're interested, you can check out some samples of my design work at uxdiogenes.com.