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That brings us to the end of Mobile Web Design and Development Fundamentals. I hope you enjoyed learning about mobile technologies and looking at ways to take web sites and make them work well on mobile devices. So you're probably wondering where you might want to go next to learn more about this subject. Well, the good news is that right here on lynda.com there are a variety of places where you can go next. Here in the HTML section there are several courses on HTML5 technologies, which we touched briefly on throughout this course.

Goodbye

That brings us to the end of Mobile Web Design and Development Fundamentals. I hope you enjoyed learning about mobile technologies and looking at ways to take web sites and make them work well on mobile devices. So you're probably wondering where you might want to go next to learn more about this subject. Well, the good news is that right here on lynda.com there are a variety of places where you can go next. Here in the HTML section there are several courses on HTML5 technologies, which we touched briefly on throughout this course.

So I would go and look at some of those next. If you're doing iOS web application development specifically, there's a course called iOS 4 Web Applications with HTML5 and CSS3, and this course contains a lot of great information about some of the stuff that I talked about in this course, but a little more in depth. So you might want to take a look at that next. And then of course there's the Web Design Fundamentals course. We talked about some web design issues in this course as they related to mobile and taking desktop web sites and getting them onto mobile devices.

I would go take a look at the Web Design Fundamentals course as a good refresher to remind yourself what good design practices are and how to really set up your web sites, so that it will be easy to translate to more than one form factor, such as tablets and mobile devices. Next, I would go to a look at the CSS courses that are available here, especially the CSS3 First Look and the CSS2 Essential Training titles. In fact, I probably take a look at CSS for developers as well. These are all great courses that dive more deeply into some of the CSS layout issues and cover some of the subject you're going to run into when you're designing layouts for more than one form factor.

There is of course always the HTML5 specification, available on the W3C's web site here at w3.org. This is a great place to go and find out reference information for HTML5. There is some good demo sites that you can look at as well. There's is an HTML5 Demos web site which I sometimes refer to when I am looking for good demos to see how HTML5 works on my web pages on both desktop and mobile, and that's this site right here: it's html5demos.com. And the IE Test Drive, provided by Microsoft, has a huge number of demos related to HTML5 and graphics and so on.

You can get to it just by going to the Test Drive and then clicking on the HTML5 Demos link, and you'll see a whole bunch of great stuff here to look at and learn about HTML5 and CSS3, and so on. Go out, make great web sites, make great mobile web sites, and we'll see you soon.

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Mobile Web Design & Development Fundamentals

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Joe Marini
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  1. 2m 48s
    1. Welcome
      1m 2s
    2. Using the exercise files
      1m 46s
  2. 29m 25s
    1. Understanding the mobile context
      8m 5s
    2. A survey of mobile sites
      11m 44s
    3. Targeting mobile browsers
      4m 31s
    4. Previewing a complete mobile site
      5m 5s
  3. 27m 20s
    1. Designing for one web
      3m 43s
    2. Using well-defined web standards
      3m 45s
    3. Designing mobile-friendly pages
      3m 40s
    4. Being crisp, clean, and succinct
      5m 45s
    5. Minimizing input where possible
      6m 47s
    6. Focusing on the core scenarios
      3m 40s
  4. 1h 13m
    1. Installing the tools
      3m 52s
    2. Setting up a local web server
      9m 13s
    3. Installing device emulators
      17m 5s
    4. Using device emulators
      13m 9s
    5. Downloading Modernizr and Mobile Boilerplate
      6m 22s
    6. Building a first mobile web page
      5m 43s
    7. Developing mobile pages with desktop browsers
      8m 6s
    8. Exploring useful mobile web development resources
      10m 23s
  5. 53m 26s
    1. Reviewing mobile markup languages
      5m 10s
    2. Understanding content adaptation approaches
      10m 32s
    3. Controlling the viewport layout
      12m 50s
    4. Designing forms
      13m 30s
    5. Using CSS media queries
      11m 24s
  6. 1h 11m
    1. Detecting client capabilities with script
      10m 8s
    2. Caching information with local storage
      9m 16s
    3. Determining position with geolocation
      12m 52s
    4. Minimizing HTTP requests with data URLs
      7m 39s
    5. Understanding user agent detection
      9m 8s
    6. Using server-side detection with PHP
      6m 52s
    7. Using server-side detection with ASP.NET
      4m 54s
    8. Using HTML5 Boilerplate for mobile
      11m 6s
  7. 39m 22s
    1. Measuring performance
      7m 41s
    2. Creating full-screen web apps
      6m 30s
    3. Customizing the user interface
      5m 14s
    4. Detecting orientation changes
      3m 58s
    5. Detecting device movement
      5m 21s
    6. Using touch events
      10m 38s
  8. 47m 14s
    1. Taking a look at the finished site
      7m 40s
    2. Examining the header and background image style on the Home page
      10m 10s
    3. Examining the hover effect and layout styles on the Tours page
      6m 42s
    4. Examining mobile forms on the Contact page
      9m 45s
    5. Viewing and testing the mobile site on emulators
      8m 11s
    6. Viewing the site on devices
      4m 46s
  9. 2m 34s
    1. Goodbye
      2m 34s

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