Positioning allows you to take an element on the page and control where it is positioned relative to other elements or the viewport.
- [Instructor] Of all the various aspects of CSS…one of the hardest for me to learn and master was layout.…In this movie I want to introduce you…to some layout concepts and terminology…so that you'll be familiar with them…as you begin to experiment with…and learn the various nuances around controlling…page layout with CSS.…I'm going to start with the concept of element positioning.…Positioning allows you to take an element on the page…and control where and how it's positioned…relative to other elements or even the view port itself.…CSS defines three positioning schemes,…normal flow, element floating, and absolute positioning.…
We're going to talk more about floating later…so for now let's focus on normal flow…and absolute positioning.…Normal flow is what happens when you do nothing…to control page layout.…It's the browsers default layout method.…Essentially normal document flow…takes the content in the order that it's found in the HTML…and then stacks it one element right on top of another.…Block level elements like headings, paragraphs,…
- What is CSS?
- Understanding how CSS works with HTML
- Applying fonts
- Understanding the classic box model
- Setting margins and padding
- Positioning elements
- Basic CSS layout concepts
- Media types and media queries
- Working with CSS frameworks and CSS grids
- Creating responsive layouts
- Tools that help you write and maintain CSS
Skill Level Beginner
1. CSS Basics
2. CSS Specifications
3. Common CSS Concepts
4. CSS Layouts
5. Working with CSS
6. Responsive CSS
7. Going Further with CSS
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