Do you need to style a new web-page from scratch? In this course, Styling Websites with CSS, you’ll learn to style HTML elements with CSS. First, you’ll explore different ways to add CSS and how to create your first style rules. Next, you’ll discover how to use custom fonts and style text in various ways. Finally, you’ll learn how to use different types of selectors to implement a design. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of CSS needed to style websites.
Susan is a web design author for Pluralsight. Growing up, Susan was both a passionate artist as well as a computer tech aficionado. When she discovered the world of web development, she found that she could meld those two passions together into something amazing. Soon after, Susan began devoting herself to building beautiful and functional web content for businesses and nonprofits. It was through those experiences Susan developed a fluency for web coding languages.
Course Overview Hi, everyone. My name is Susan Simkins, and welcome to my course, Styling Websites with CSS. I'm a web developer at Oracle. CSS defines how websites look, and it has a huge impact on the user's experience because it allows you to establish everything from layout to typography to color in animation. In this course, we're going to learn how to write CSS from scratch. Some of the major topics that we will cover include writing CSS rules, styling text and adding fonts, learning how to size an element's width and height, and different types of CSS selectors. By the end of this course, you'll know the basics of CSS and how to write your own CSS rules from scratch. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with HTML. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn CSS with the Styling Websites with CSS course, at Pluralsight.