Web pages are built with
HTML, but styled with CSS. As with any other coding language, CSS has a
learning curve that puts off many beginners. This CSS for beginners course aims
to change all that and make learning CSS fun. As you work through the
tutorials, you can try out the examples, or try your own CSS and see the live
preview of your code immediately to check if you got it right.
CSS for Beginners starts
with an introduction to CSS where you can get your feet wet by creating your
own uniquely styled Google's homepage.
After learning a few key
phrases you'll move on to look at the three ways you can implement CSS into
your web pages.
You'll look at color,
including web safe colors, and the different ways you can add color to your web
We'll look at how you can
style any HTML element, from headers to lists using base selectors, before
looking at the design power offered by Classes and IDs to really put your CSS
designs into overdrive.
With a great working
knowledge of the main concepts in CSS, we'll cover the Box Model of CSS, which
is a great source of confusion for many CSS beginners. Using a simple diagram
as reference, you can roll up your sleeves and explore the Box Model with a simple
CSS coding session. Not only can you follow along in real-time using the same
free tool that I do, you can also experiment and have fun as you learn.