Mobile First: Designing the High-Resolution Take-Anywhere Web
Monday, May 13, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
About This Workshop
Who's it for?
Mobile First is perfect for designers, developers, or anyone interested in how the web makes it possible to build products for every platform and device. You should attend if want to learn more about HTML and CSS best practices, techniques for building mobile and high-resolution sites, and strategies for designing modern web projects. No programming knowledge is necessary.
The class runs from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and includes morning refreshments and lunch. This class features several hands-on challenges throughout the day in addition to lots of examples and resources. We'll cover:
- HTML & CSS Best Practices
- Object-Oriented CSS
- Progressive Enhancement
- Responsive Design
- Mobile First Strategies
- High Resolution Displays
- Stylesheet Languages and Less
- CSS Frameworks and Bootstrap
- UX Strategy
Attendees should bring a laptop with WiFi and a power cord, ready with a code editor and and browser. We strongly recommend the Google Chrome browser.
We also recommend one of the following text editors for Mac: Sublime Text 2, TextMate, MacVim, Coda or Windows: E TextEditor, Notepad++, UltraEdit, but the most important thing is that attendees use a text editor they're comfortable with.
About the Instructor
Greg Smith is a senior web developer at Bocoup with a knack for making and porting HTML5 games. Greg has contributed several tools for web game development including boxbox, an intuitive framework for the box2d physics engine, and LetterBrush, a text editor for drawing.
For our local guests who will be commuting in, The Bocoup Loft is a short walk from Red and Silver line access at South Station. There are also a number of paid parking lots and garages located along Congress St. and A St. which range in price from $11 to $15 per day. We recommend getting an early start in order to secure a parking space and arrive at the loft on time.
Refunds and Cancellation Policy
Need to cancel your ticket? Notify us in writing at firstname.lastname@example.org no less than 30 days before the training for a refund less a $100 processing fee. Cancellations received less than 30 days prior to the training are non-refundable.
You may transfer your ticket to another person by contacting email@example.com and providing authorization.
Confirmed and paid attendees who do not attend or cancel after the deadline are liable for the entire fee. In the event the training is cancelled, the liability of Bocoup, LLC is limited to the return of paid registration fees.
For questions about registration or assistance with any registration problems, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When & Where
Bocoup is an Open Web technology company by and for programmers. We create new open source technologies and help them become viable through consulting, training, and evangelism. We research next-generation browser technologies, implement software, run community events, workshops and training, and contribute to numerous open source projects.
About Bocoup Training
Bocoup developers lead high-quality Open Web classes at our loft space in Boston and across the country. For a complete listing of all our available classes, visit training.bocoup.com. For custom training inquiries, please email email@example.com.