HTML5 is the standard language of the Web, developed by W3C. For application developers and industry, HTML5 represents a set of features that people will be able to rely on for years to come. HTML5 is supported on a wide variety of devices, lowering the cost of creating rich applications to reach users everywhere.
Whatever mobile phones, connected objects, game consoles, automobile dashboards, and devices that haven’t even been considered yet, HTML5 helps write once and deploy anywhere!
In this course, you will learn all the new HTML5 features to help create great Web sites and applications in a simplified but powerful way. HTML5 provides native support for video and audio without plug-ins, provides support for offline applications, for games with smooth interactive animations, and much more.
Learn the new simplified HTML5 tags
Play with the audio and video tags
Draw and animate fun Web graphics
Discover the newest HTML5 forms features
Test the basic APIs, such as Web storage and geolocation
And most of all, practice coding techniques thanks to multiple interactive examples
Week 1: HTML5 basics
From HTML1.0 to HTML5
New structural elements
Other elements and attributes
Week 2: HTML5 multimedia
Streaming multimedia content: the video and audio elements
Subtitles and closed captions
Enhanced HTML5 media players and frameworks
Webcam, microphone: the getUserMedia API
Week 3: HTML5 graphics
Basics of HTML5 canvas
Immediate drawing mode: rectangles, text, images, etc.
Path drawing mode: lines, circles, arcs, curves and other path drawing methods
Colors, gradients, patterns, shadows, etc.
Week 4: HTML5 animations
Basic animation techniques
Canvas and user interaction
A glimpse of advanced canvas functionalities
Week 5: HTML5 forms
Introduction to HTML5 forms
New input types
New forms attributes
New elements related to forms
Form validation API
Week 6: HTML5 basic APIs
Introduction to HTML5 APIs
The Web Storage API
The File API
The Geolocation API
HTML: just be comfortable putting together an HTML document
CSS: minimal familiarity with CSS