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Scott & Jans: An Intro
Scott. Jans. Lovecraft. An outline.
Design Theory for Designers: The Vitruvian Triad
How do you judge the quality of a website? Firmness, Commodity, & Delight. Some very bad websites.
Design patterns: what they are & why they’re useful. From architecture to computer science to Web development.
CSS Typography: Fonts & Formatting
Types. Measure. Leading. Scale. Operating system defaults. Web browser defaults. Core Fonts for the Web. ClearType Font Collection. Font properties. Font stacks. Text properties. Line box properties. Multi-column layout. Generated content. Font formats.
CSS for Designers: Capabilities to Know & Pitfalls to Avoid
Boxes Boxes Boxes. Box Model. Content, Padding, Border, Margin. Overflow. Floats. Backgrounds. Layers. Gradients. Border Effects. Opacity. Animation. Media-Specific CSS.
Fixed to Fluid to Responsive: Grids in Design
Grids in design. 960. Unsemantic. Foundation. Twitter Bootstrap. Fixed layouts. Fluid layouts. Responsive layouts.
Bootstrap: A Quick Introduction
Installation. Using Bootstrap. Template. Grid system.