Adding Style with CSS Jump Start

Trying to get into web development? Or maybe you want to take your Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) skills to the next level as you prep for Exam 70-480? Either way, CSS is a core technology that every Web Dev needs to know. But, as experience can tell you, pages don't always render the way you want them to. Join experts Christopher Harrison and Helen Zeng, as they show you the CSS ropes, in this informative and practical Web Wednesdays course.

These popular presenters teach you how to get CSS to do exactly what you want. Take a look at media queries, CSS preprocessors (like LESS), and page layouts on different screen sizes. See cool demos on reflowing, transitions, and more. You know that CSS is used everywhere, so find out what you need to get going with it!

Course Outline:

  • Getting Started with CSS
  • CSS Selectors
  • Page Layout
  • Media Queries
  • Transformations and Transitions
  • CSS Preprocessors
Instructor Team
Christopher Harrison | Microsoft Content Developer | @GeekTrainer

Christopher Harrison is a self-proclaimed geek with a passion for development and educating others. He got his first introduction to technology when his father brought home a VIC-20, graduated to a Commodore 64, and kept growing from there. Christopher parlayed that into a long career as a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), with a focus on .NET development, SharePoint, and SQL Server. When offered the opportunity to become a content developer at Microsoft, he just couldn't resist and he made the jump.

Helen Zeng | Microsoft Technical Evangelist

Helen Zeng is a Microsoft Startup Developer Evangelist. She works with Silicon Valley startups to help them create great apps on Azure, Windows, and Windows Phone. Outside of that, she's also JavaScript junkie, and she can't wait to tell you all about the MEAN stack.

Live Event Details
December 3, 2014
9am–5pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: New or experienced Web Developers

Basic HTML experience​