Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Testing tools, part of Web Design Fundamentals.
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- Testing your projects as you develop them…is an important part of web design.…Without thoroughly testing a web page for example,…you'll have no idea if it looks and functions…the way that you want it to across…multiple browsers and devices.…So it's really important to have a plan in place…for how you're gonna test your sites and which tools…you're gonna use to do it.…One of the first things that you can do…is make sure that you have as many browsers…installed on your system as possible.…Although there are several services out there…that allow you to upload a site and then provide…you with screen shots of how your page is gonna look…across target browsers, nothing can really take the place…of actually interacting with your pages in…the actual browser itself.…
For the most part, making sure that Chrome,…Firefox and Opera are installed is fairly simple…but Safari and Internet Explorer are platform-specific…browsers that can be difficult to test if you don't…have that operating system.…For Internet Explorer you can use…
- What is web design?
- What is a web designer?
- Learning to code
- Choosing a web host
- Working with a CMS
- Exploring how websites are structured
- Choosing your framework or software
- Designing with standards and accessibility in mind
Skill Level Beginner
1. Exploring Web Design
2. The Field of Web Design
3. Getting Started
4. Exploring Tools
5. Learning Web Design
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