Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Mar 27, 2018
Duration
2h 41m
Description

Animation is essential for creating top-notch user experiences, but it’s difficult to create complex animations that perform smoothly. In this course, Building UIs with the Web Animations API, you'll learn how to use JavaScript to create complex and efficient web animations. First, you’ll explore some best practices for creating animations in any web app. Next, you’ll use this knowledge to examine how the Web Animations API allows developers to unlock the browser’s animation engine to create performant animations in JavaScript without CSS or third-party libraries. Finally, you'll discover how to use the Web Animations API and Custom Elements to build two UI components that use animations to create an enjoyable experience for the user. When you've finished this course, you'll know how to use the Web Animations API to effortlessly create sophisticated animations that work great even on low powered devices.

About the author
About the author

Leon Revill is a Google Developer Expert for web technologies, co-host on @TheWebPlatform Podcast, blogger, author and web architect specialising in JavaScript and Web Platform features.

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