Front end web development involves many different technologies, and the landscape is constantly changing. In this course you will learn the basics of all of the different aspects of front end web development, and how to hone and keep your skills up to date.
What is front end web development?
What is the difference between front end and back end?
A front end developer brings the design of the web site to life for users to see and engage with through fonts, buttons, images, colors, layout, etc. A back end developer works with the "behind the scenes" elements like security, networking, and other functions of web applications that users don't see.
What will I learn in this course?
In this course you will learn all about front end web dev, including:
Helpful web dev tools
CSS rules and concepts
Basics of HTTP
Browser capabilities and tools
Basic libraries & tools (jQuery, etc.)
Who should take this course?
Anyone who wants to learn front end web development should take this course! Especially useful for aspiring web developers - whether pursuing just front end or full-stack.
Are there prerequisites to this course?
Joe has been a web developer for the last 13 of his 16+ years as a professional developer. He has specialized in front end and middle tier development . Although his greatest love is writing code, he also enjoys teaching and speaking about code.