Jay’s Weekly Posts

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Week 14

Today we’ll have presentations from anyone that wants to volunteer to go early and the rest of the class will be troubleshooting and time to work in class and ask questions. Next week will everyone who has yet to present will present. when you present, you will 1) show us the design 2) show us […]


week 13

As always post your homework. NOW, because we didn’t get to it laste week….. a little javascript JavaScript is an object-oriented scripting language. It is a client-side language, which means that the code is processed after the page is loaded on the browser. Basic syntax Code lines should end in a semi-colon (;) unless the […]


Week 12

As always post your homework, which this week was all your major page types built in HTML and CSS. HERE is an example website, and the css is here. NOW a little javascript JavaScript is an object-oriented scripting language. It is a client-side language, which means that the code is processed after the page is […]


Week 11

As always, post your homework, which was your home page built as HTML. CSS & HTML trouble-shooting techniqueswhen things go wrong it is easy to get frustrated. Creating websites consists of hours and hours and hours of looking at your code saying “why isn’t this doing what I want?”. There’s just no way around it. […]


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Week 10

2nd half of design critique – if we get time, i’ll demonstrate how I would start building html from a design mockup. HOMEWORK for next week: Your home page built as HTML


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WEEK 9 -design critique

We’ll look at your designs today – we’ll try to get through every one but if we need to some next week we will. Everyone try to give the best, most honest and most complete criticism that you can (in a polite and constructive way of course).


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Week 8

Post your homework as always — it was The Final Version of your local design project if your last version was not correctly sized Sitemap and Wireframes for your personal portfolio project Fun with background images This site has good examples of many things that you can do with a background image. lets play with […]


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Week 7

Post your homework as always… You did the first part of the discovery phase with your self questionnaire. The next phase IF you were not your own client, would be to write a creative brief. This is not going to be an assignment, but I just want to give you an idea of the usual […]


Week 6

A quick review of Visual Formatting Model— THINK INSIDE THE BOX! Box Model: The box model defines how elements are displayed. Every CSS element forms a “box” composed of these components: Content – The actual content of the element such as text or an image. When using the width property, you are defining the width […]


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Week 5

As always post a link to your homework– Today is one of our big crit days — we’ll have a critique of your designs. Homework: New versions of your designs based on our crit today And Validate your DOI and make it green! Make it more beautiful.