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HTML5 For Dummies

8 Chapters         94 Videos
$49.99 $39.99
  • Table of Contents
  • Course Details
  • Getting Started with HTML5
    Introducing HTML5
    Creating the Framework for an HTML Document
    Handling Browser Differences
    Lesson Summary
  • Filling the Body with Text, Links, and Multimedia
    Adding Text
    Organizing Content into Tables
    Inserting Images and Captions
    Linking Pages
    Creating Sections
    Playing Multimedia
    Creating a Page Header and Footer
    Creating the Site Navigation
    Making Content Accessible
    Validating Your Code
    Lesson Summary
  • Creating Forms
    Setting Up the Form Structure
    Making Text Input Boxes
    Enabling Visitors to Choose Options
    Adding Buttons to Control the Form
    Lesson Summary
  • Creating Basic CSS Rules
    Creating CSS Rules: The Basics
    Decorating Backgrounds with Color and Images
    Positioning Elements on the Page
    Saving CSS3 Instructions
    Lesson Summary
  • Styling Page Elements with CSS3
    Formatting Text
    Styling Images and Borders
    Introducing Media Types, Media Queries, and the Mobile Web
    Lesson Summary
  • Adding Interactivity with JavaScript
    Sending Form Data from a Website
    Introducing How Web Servers Handle Form Data
    Introducing Other Applications of Scripting
    Lesson Summary
  • Course Assessment
    Course Assessment
  • Getting started with HTML
  • The essentials of every site: text, pictures, and links
  • Steps to making lists and tables
  • Methods for inserting images, captions, and multimedia
  • Advice on devising the site navigation and making content accessible
  • Suggestions for validating your code
  • Tips for designing forms and capturing the data
  • Techniques for styling pages with CSS3
  • Ways to add interactivity with JavaScript
  • An introduction to the canvas


In this self-paced course, you'll be introduced to the basics of HTML5 and then go on to learn how to add text, images, and links. You'll learn how to style pages with CSS, including the newest features in CSS3, and explore how JavaScript enables you to add geolocation and create animations with the canvas. The six interactive lessons take you step-by-step through the process, so you learn at your own pace.

In each lesson, you'll find clear, expert instruction, interactive quizzes, hands-on activities, summaries, and a way to review topics so you can ensure that you understand and have mastered each skill.