Ready to dive in and start your journey as a web dev? In this 2-day workshop, we’ll delve into the basics and best practices of HTML and CSS to get you started and set you apart from the crowd. Through a live coding session, building out the template of a basic “social media” site, we’ll go through some core concepts as well as best practices.
Day 1 — HTML:
Day 2 — CSS:
- Content Is King / Designing your HTML
- The Document Object Model (DOM)
- Semantic Structure
- Building Web Components
- The Box Model
- Separation of Concerns
- Specificity — classes vs. IDs
- Working with Color
- Grids and Layouts
- CSS Transitions
By the end of the workshop, we’ll have hashed out a static site you can use for reference — or for your portfolio. Be sure to bring a laptop for the live coding sesh — and get ready to kick it bootcamp style!
This course is hosted by Cardinal Solutions and will be taught by Sarah Hudson, a front end developer at Cardinal's Charlotte office.