Working with Colors and Images in CSS

by Chris Behrens

The web is an essentially visual medium, and that means working with colors and images. This course will teach you the different ways web pages create color and display images, and how to choose the right methods to deliver them in your content.

What you'll learn

Learning HTML is mostly intuitive when working with text - but the path for colors and images is less obvious.

In this CSS Training course, Working with Colors and Images in CSS, you’ll learn the different ways to express color and images with CSS in HTML.

  • First, you’ll explore the different ways we can describe a color in HTML code.
  • Next, you’ll discover the differences between image formats and when to choose each.
  • Finally, you’ll learn how to detach all of this from your HTML content with CSS.
When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the knowledge of working with visual content in HTML needed to deliver content effectively.

Course FAQ

Who is this course for?

This course is great for beginners who are familiar with HTML and next want to dive into the different ways web pages create color and display images, and how to choose the right methods to deliver them in your content.

What will I learn in this course?

Explore the different ways we can describe a color in HTML code, discover the differences between image formats and when to choose each, and learn how to detach all of this from your HTML content with CSS.

What prerequisites do I need?

Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with HTML and the internet in general.

About the author

Chris B. Behrens is a writer, speaker and software developer, specializing in DevOps. He has been a developer and architect for more than twenty years focusing on small to medium size companies and the development changes they face.

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