Web Coding Is Cool – And You Can Learn It Now

Who says knowing web code is just for nerds? Where have you been? Knowing HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is no longer just what nerds know. Check out my short video where I go over what you’ll be learning in the class. http://joyofcode.com/videos/web-coding-class.mp4 Here’s the dirty little secret about web coding. It’s not rocket science. It’s not just fun. It’s really practical too. Think of all those online tools like WordPress, MailChimp, even eBay. If only you knew a little code you’d make those things really do what you want them to. My next Wed Coding […]

Web Coding Is Cool – And You Can Learn It Now

Who says knowing web code is just for nerds? Where have you been? Knowing HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is no longer just what nerds know. Here’s the dirty little secret about web coding. It’s not rocket science. It’s not just fun it’s really practical too. Think of all those online tools like WordPress, MailChimp, even eBay. If only you knew a little code you’d make those things really do what you want them to. My next Web Coding 101 class starts Tuesday, November 28 at 6:20P. It’s for beginners. You: Can I do this? Me: […]

Learn How To Style Web Pages With CSS – Class Starts 4/2/16 at 10AM

What is CSS, you ask? It’s Cascading Style Sheets and it is what designers use to style web pages. With CSS we add art direction – typography, layout, color and background images to our pages. My next CSS class on FIT campus starts Saturday, November 11 . We go from 10am – 1pm and we’ll meet a total of 4 Saturdays. (We’re off for Thanksgiving Weekend). Here are the things we do with hands-on exercises and demonstrations: 1. Smart ways to set font size. 2. Working with color and background properties. 3. Tried and true layout techniques. 4. Rollover navigation […]