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Foundations of Layout and Composition

Learn the foundations: Layout and composition

Foundations of Typography

Let typography bring power and impact to your designs

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Use color for effective designs that tell a story

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  • view course page for GIMP Essential Training

    GIMP Essential Training with Justin Seeley

    Learn how to perform basic image editing techniques such as cropping and resizing, selecting and masking, improving tone and contrast, and basic retouching, in GIMP, the free image editor for Mac and Windows.

    4h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creating a Responsive Web Design

    Make your website more readable and efficient to download with Chris Converse's responsive website techniques.

    1h 44m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for HTML5 Projects: Advanced To-Do List

    Build a to-do list widget with an editable field so users can easily create tasks and delete them as they are completed, and a drag-and-drop version that allows for quick and easy sorting.

    45m 50s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for HTML5 Projects: Interactive Charts

    Spice up dry data presentations with an interactive, visually engaging bar chart drawn with the HTML5 Canvas element.

    1h 7m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for HTML5 Projects: Photo Card Titles

    Create an HTML form with CSS and JavaScript that allows users to submit captions for photo cards.

    1h 11m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Start with a Theme: Magazine Styles in WordPress

    Set up an online magazine using WordPress and three different themes that result in three completely different looks—Max Magazine, Path, and Oxygen.

    1h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CS6 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPad

    InDesign CS6 to EPUB, Kindle, and iPad with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Shows publishers, designers, and production assistants how to use Adobe InDesign CS6 to create print books for the exploding ebook market.

    7h 33m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for HTML5 Projects: Customized Photo Cards

    Build an online application for creating personalized photo cards with user-uploaded imagery and text.

    44m 20s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Start with a Theme: Creative Portfolios in WordPress

    Discover how to set up a portfolio of your work using WordPress and three free themes that result in three unique looks for your site—all without writing code!

    1h 3m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Add Your jQuery Project to a Digital Magazine

    Combines the use of Adobe InDesign and Digital Publishing Suite to add an interactive web experience to your digital magazine.

    16m 43s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Add a Video to an iBook for iPad

    Integrate video into an EPUB destined for the Apple iBookstore or a web site.

    11m 22s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Create an Online Portfolio with WordPress

    Shows how to build an advanced portfolio site that showcases various types of content effectively using the free open-source application WordPress.

    3h 13m
    Advanced
     
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