Join Joseph Lowery for an in-depth discussion in this video Course and browser requirements, part of Customizing Photo Cards with HTML5.
To follow along with this course, the requirements are pretty straight forward.…From a tools perspective, you'll need a code editor and a number of browsers for testing.…You can use whatever code editor you prefer.…I'm going to be working with Aptana on the Mac,…a free editor for both Mac and Windows.…Most of our browser demonstration and testing will be using pretty current…versions of standard-based browsers like Google Chrome.…As the focus in this course is on some of the most recently-released…technologies, I'll point out where you might run into a problem working with the…more popular recent browsers.…
You probably shouldn't depend on the techniques demonstrated if your client…needs to support legacy browsers like Internet Explorer 6.…Because we need to use PHP for the actual file transfer to the server, it's best…to work with a local PHP development environment.…If you're not sure how to set one up, I suggest you take a look at…David Gassner's course,…Installing Apache, MySQL, and PHP, found in the lynda.com Online Training Library.…
- Creating a form
- Uploading images
- Preparing the stage
- Manipulating photos interactively
- Saving photo cards