Course Outline

  • Tools of the Trade and Your First Script
  • Text Content and Style
  • Creating Links, Achnors and iFrames
  • Multimedia Content: Images, Video, Audio and Animation
  • Work with Tabular Data
  • Usable, functional Forms with HTML5
  • Professional Practice and Standards with HTML5

Price $199 Course/ $49 Exam

Earn the HTML5 Specialist Designation

The HTML5 markup language is at the heart of every web site, web application and many mobile applications. You can think of HTML5 as scaffolding on which every other facet of development rests. As you can imagine it’s ctitically important to know HTML5 and know it well. Today’s development teams need HTML5 specialists to correctly and efficiently markup content. Poor HTML5 markup leads to difficulty in web application maintenance and expansion. And, frankly, most sites rest on a poor HTML5 foundation.

That’s where you become valuable as an HTML5 Specialist.You are uniquely qualified to help companies, brands and development firms to create high quality HTML5 code. You’re knowledge will be critical to teams that develop apps with HTML5 as you help them create high quality, highly maintainable code.

In this course you'll master the following skills:

  • How to create a proper HTML5 scaffolding for the type of application you’re creating. How should HTML5 differ for web and mobile applications?
  • How to correctly markup text so that it is sized properly across the variety of screen sizes and densities used by consumers
  • How to properly integrate code written in CSS and PHP as external or internal code listings.
  • How to select the most efficient tools and environments for HTML5 authoring and testing.
  • Understand how to upload content to a web server for public consumption. You’ll also cover how to set up a test server environment locally.
  • How to create internal and external links within HTML5 documents.
  • Creating Meta Tags that are properly designed for optimal display on Google and other search engines.
  • Strategically use HTML5 comments to document your code.
  • A unique strategy to use HTML5 comments to debug code and quickly find errors.
  • How to create list based content using ordered lists, unordered lists and custom list bullets for custom branding
  • How to display images and how to properly optimize images for display on web and mobile devices.
  • An infrequently used strategy to boost your Search Engine Optimization value using images
  • How to create beautiful information tables that are easy to both create and read
  • How to use the hexadecimal color system and apply hexadecimal colors to elements in your HTML5
  • How to create usable, functional forms to gather data from your users
  • How to secure your forms to avoid security issues with your forms
  • How to integrate multimedia elements such as audio, video and animations into your HTML5 content.
  • A unique technique for laying out our page that will make complex designs easy to markup and manage
  • How to embed iFrame content from outside sources and make it fit seamlessly into your HTML5 page
  • A great strategy for correctly converting Photoshop documents to HTML5
  • Best HTML5 frameworks to save you time and provide an entry point for new projects

Why should you become a designated HTML5 Specialist?

If you’re interested in starting a career in development than the HTML5 specialist is an excellent starting point— Almost every digital development project involves some level of HTML5 and experts are in demand. If you’re a business owner, this designation is a great way to learn what you need to know to manage your own web site. It’s also a great way to train the members of your team who work with your web site to insure they’re using the latest and best practices. If you’re an agency or freelancer, the HTML5 Specialist designation is a great way to validate your skills— and even justify a rate increase. If you’re a student, the HTML5 specialist designation separates you from other graduates and verifies that you possess specialized technical skills that all employers are seeking.

The HTML5 Specialist designation is tangible proof of your mastery of the critical HTML5 skillset and will drive up your value no matter which environment you work in.

How does it work?

The HTML5 Specialist course is an in-depth 8 module, course with over 40 lessons. Additionally, each module includes a laboratory exercise designed to reinforce the skills that you’re learning and help prepare you for the HTML5 Specialist exam. When you have completed the course and lab exercise you can take the HTML5 specialist exam. After passing the exam you will earn the HTML5 specialist designation. Designees will be able to display the HTML5 Specialist Badge, will be provided the link to their digital transcript page, and be able to print and frame their certificate.