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CSS: Animations
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CSS: Animations

with Val Head

Video: Welcome

Hello, I am Val Head, Designer and Consultant. I want to welcome you to CSS: Animations. I'll show you some of the things you can do with CSS animations and what they're best at now and into the near future. We'll start with a solid foundation of the syntax of CSS animations. We'll build a sample project to see some of it in practice and cover lots of advice for how you can take advantage of animations in your own work. We will finish things off with a discussion of Browser Support and helpful tools you can use to be more productive creating animations.
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  1. 4m 47s
    1. Welcome
      41s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      58s
    3. Vendor prefixes and browser support
      2m 11s
    4. Using the exercise files
      57s
  2. 28m 16s
    1. Animation basics
      6m 32s
    2. Exploring animation delay and the fill-mode property
      6m 6s
    3. Working with animation direction
      4m 49s
    4. Understanding easing
      8m 47s
    5. Challenge: Adding keyframes to our animation
      49s
    6. Solution: Adding keyframes to our animation
      1m 13s
  3. 47m 37s
    1. Creating a seamlessly looping animation
      6m 27s
    2. Animating an element into place
      5m 43s
    3. Playing and pausing an animation on hover
      6m 20s
    4. Animating 3D transforms
      8m 6s
    5. Preparing a sprite image for animation
      4m 55s
    6. Animating the sprite image with steps
      5m 34s
    7. Chaining multiple animations on one element
      8m 2s
    8. Challenge: Adding a third animation to the chain
      46s
    9. Solution: Adding a third animation to the chain
      1m 44s
  4. 19m 54s
    1. A preview of what we'll be creating
      1m 10s
    2. Setting up the HTML structure
      1m 48s
    3. Adding the header animation
      5m 57s
    4. Animating the data
      6m 8s
    5. Adding interactivity with JavaScript
      4m 51s
  5. 12m 44s
    1. Why and when to use CSS animations
      4m 50s
    2. Organizing animation code for semantics and fallbacks
      4m 51s
    3. Crafting effective animations
      3m 3s
  6. 3m 0s
    1. Helpful online tools for creating and building animations
      3m 0s
  7. 24s
    1. Next steps
      24s

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CSS: Animations
1h 56m Intermediate Feb 14, 2013

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This course presents a short series of CSS animation techniques, such as looping, playing, and pausing, and puts them together in a small project: an animated infographic. Author Val Head also addresses using CSS preprocessors, adding transitions, handling vendor prefixes, and understanding the best uses for CSS animations. Plus, discover how to measure the performance and current level of browser support for CSS animations and how we can expect the technology to change.

Topics include:
  • Understanding delay and fill-mode
  • Dictating an animation's direction
  • Using easing
  • Adding keyframes
  • Looping an animation
  • Chaining multiple animations on one element
  • Setting up the HTML structure
  • Adding interactivity with JavaScript
Subjects:
Web Web Graphics Web Design Infographics Web Development
Software:
CSS
Author:
Val Head

Welcome

Hello, I am Val Head, Designer and Consultant. I want to welcome you to CSS: Animations. I'll show you some of the things you can do with CSS animations and what they're best at now and into the near future. We'll start with a solid foundation of the syntax of CSS animations. We'll build a sample project to see some of it in practice and cover lots of advice for how you can take advantage of animations in your own work. We will finish things off with a discussion of Browser Support and helpful tools you can use to be more productive creating animations.

I'm really excited about the options that CSS animations open up for us, and I hope you are too. So let's get started.

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