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Creative Insights: Lauren Bacon on Web Design

In this course, she shares her insights on breaking into the industry: acquiring the right skills, thinking beyond the digital toolset, and specializing in areas that will make your firm in demand.

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Collaborative Design: Managing a Team

In this course learn a proven framework for bringing people together collaboratively to create extraordinary outcomes. Teamwork requires clear roles and responsibilities, well-defined parameters, opportunities for input, people-management skills, and more.

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Collaborative Design: Vision and Strategy

In this course, you learn how to listen, ask better questions, and collaborate more effectively with clients and other stakeholders, in order to develop a project vision and strategy that results in better, more effective designs.

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Collaborative Design: Process and Efficiency

Creative collaboration doesn't need to be inefficient—in fact, it can produce outstanding results. In this course, learn lessons about coordinating teams both large and small to yield projects that soar.

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Planning a Web Design Portfolio: Growing Your Freelance Business

In this course, you'll learn the five essential components of an outstanding portfolio, and see how to frame your projects in ways that will appeal to prospective clients. Learn to think strategically about what projects to feature, how to frame those projects for new prospects, and how to conceptually structure a portfolio that will attract fresh clients and move your business in the right direction.

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Planning a Web Design Portfolio: Getting a Job

Employers looking to fill a job opening want designers who can solve real-world design challenges, be productive and creative team members, and hit the ground running. This course will help you plan the conceptual structure of your portfolio to make these kinds of skills stand out.

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Guy Kawasaki on Entrepreneurship

In this interview-style course, author, entrepreneur, evangelist, and venture capitalist Guy Kawasaki discusses a variety of topics centered on entrepreneurship. He shows how to focus your pitch and develop prototypes, predict new markets, and capitalize on social media.

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Sramana Mitra on Bootstrapping

Sramana Mitra, an expert on entrepreneurship, shares her insights on how to start a new business without any external financing. Bootstrapping can be a way to quickly validate and launch a company, and get the traction you need to attract serious investors.

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Neil Blumenthal on Branding

Here, LinkedIn Influencer Neil Blumenthal shares his perspective on branding, and building companies and products in a brand-centric manner. He explains how he and cofounder and co-CEO, Dave Gilboa, run a company whose story and values play into everything from design and marketing to managing customer relationships and hiring talent.

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Branding for Designers

Branding goes beyond logos, brochures, and website designs. Branding is a complete system for communicating a company's unique message. In this course, learn exactly what branding is, underline the importance of research and problem-solving in design, and define how branding elements like logos, wordmarks, icons, and color palettes all work together to tell a brand's story.

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Communicating with Confidence

Effective oral communication is a key skill in business. This course provides simple communication tools, strategies, and tips that are easy to use and produce immediate results. These concepts are brought together in two real-world coaching exercises that will help you see the techniques in action.

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Leading and Working in Teams

What does it take to create a high-performing team? This course outlines what leaders can do to create the right environment for teaming and explains the responsibilities of individual team members to speak up, collaborate, experiment, and reflect.

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GitHub for Web Designers

This course shows web designers how GitHub can dramatically improve their workflow and assist in creating and publishing sites. Start at the beginning and learn how to sign up for an account and install GitHub client and Git, the version control system GitHub is based on. Then learn how to use Github to work with team members and collaborate with contributors to open-source projects.

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Computer Science Principles: Digital Information

Computers, at their most basic level, store information in bits—a series of on and off states represented by ones and zeroes. Using this binary language, the information in images, audio, video, text, and other files can be saved and shared. This principle is the basis of all computing, including programming. This course explains the basics of binary: how digital information is represented, encoded, stored, and communicated between computers.

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Web Development Foundations: Web Technologies

This course introduces the technology that makes the web run, the terminology involved, and how it all comes together to power the websites we know and love. Also learn the alphabet soup of technologies involved (HTML, CSS, URL, DNS, HTTP, and IPv6), and explains what separates the front end (what we see) from the back end (what we don't) on the web.

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Insights on Illustrative Design

This insightful interview with Von Glitschka, covers a variety of topics, including living a creatively curious life and leveraging moments of inspiration. Learn how Von got started in design, started his own business, and handles sticky issues like piracy and plagiarism.

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Learning the Adobe Creative Cloud

What is Creative Cloud? It's Adobe's subscription model offering fast and frequent updates for Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, and many other popular programs as well as cloud services. This course provides a general overview of the Creative Cloud.

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CSS Fundamentals

This course contains a high-level overview of Cascading Style Sheets, while exploring the basic concepts, terminology, and tools of the language. (class is no longer available)

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Bootstrap 3: Adding Interactivity to Your Site

Twitter's Bootstrap is one of the most popular frameworks for creating HTML/CSS/JavaScript responsive websites. Learn to add interactive elements like a thumbnail gallery, image carousel,or contact form using Bootstrap and a simple text editor. Plus, learn to style these features with CSS and add helpful JavaScript-based pop-ups and tooltips that enhance their usability.

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Bootstrap Layouts: Responsive Single-Page Design

Find out how Bootstrap can transform your standard HTML websites into inspired single-page designs. This course tackles Bootstrap's layout classes, like containers, rows, and columns, and shows what it takes to customize Bootstrap's CSS and address layout challenges like multiple grids and columns.

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Bootstrap 4 First Look

Bootstrap 4 is an important update that touches nearly every line of code. Get your first look at the changes in this popular responsive design platform. This course covers Reboot.css, which standardizes a lot of the CSS in Bootstrap 4; the new card components; and changes to the grid, forms, and tables in Bootstrap. Plus, find out how to compensate for the deprecation of Glyphicons and adjust to smaller changes throughout the platform.

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Successful website creation - everything you need to know

Understand the technology and process for getting started on the internet. Learn how to find a host, pick a domain name and much more. We show you the top Development tools with a massive list of free resources. Compare different web editors for creating web code. What a web server does and how it functions. Why local machines and virtual hosts are important in the development process.

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How to draft confidentiality and non disclosure agreements

Learn how to draft and negotiate confidentiality agreements in a very short time period potentially saving you a lot of time on lawyers fee. The draft agreement together with the lectures will give you a broad idea on drafting your own confidentiality or non disclosure agreement.

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JavaScript manipulation of the DOM Document Object Model

JavaScript is the most in demand skills, and learning how to use JavaScript will help to separate you from the crowd. The Document Object Model is a model of your HTML document represent within JavaScript as objects. Learning how to interact with the DOM, will get you started quickly with more interaction on your webpages.

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Getting started with JavaScript

This is the first step in learning how to write JavaScript code. Within the course you will find the basic foundations of JavaScript explained. This is a beginners course and does require some basic understanding of HTML and how webpages are created.

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JavaScript For Beginners: Learn JavaScript From Scratch

This course is a step by step guide that will take your hand and guide you through the absolute basics and show you everything you need to learn in order to get started with JavaScript. I've put a lot of effort into this course to make sure that the videos are recorded in high quality, the audio is clear, and the lessons are engaging and informative.

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Github introduction to version control and remote files

Learn how to use Github to push and pull content files. We show you all the basic commands you need to know in order to create branches, switch branches, add files to the repository and merge files. We show you how to use Github as a version control system to share and collaborate between others.

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Beginner VS Code

Whether you're just getting started learning to write code, or have been at it for a while, you're sure to find something to love in VS Code. This course focuses mainly on those students and learners who in the beginner to intermediate stages of learning to code with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

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How To Get More Done In 3 Hours Than Most Do In 3 Days

This course is for anyone who wishes to learn the tools and techniques that the most successful people use to get more done in less time. You’ll discover exactly what it takes to get more done in just three hours than most people do in three whole days.

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Command Line Essentials: Git Bash for Windows

This course is designed to cut academic theory to just the key concepts and focus on basic tasks in the Bash command line in order to be productive quickly. Students can expect to learn the minimum needed to start using the Bash shell in less than an hour.

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Easy Markdown with VS Code

Markdown is a lightweight markup language used by GitHub, Steemit, and others. Despite its simplicity, Markdown can be difficult to type and difficult to work with. VS Code and some awesome free extensions to make learning Markdown, and composing with Markdown, easy and painless.

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Powerful Chrome DevTools Essential for Web Developers

Course is designed to help web developers quickly understand and start using Chromes DevTools. It saves you time, update CSS, HTML and manipulate the DOM directly within Chrome. Use Chrome as an editor with real time display of code changes. Take advantage of the Tools Chrome offers to create real time Styling.

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Boost Your Productivity: Adapt, Improve, Do!

This short one hour productivity course will help you deal with your inner brakes that stop you from achieving your goals. And it doesn't really matter if they we are talking personal or professional productivity. Goals are goals and achieving or failing to achieve them follows the same principles.

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Explore how to start Web Development

Learn more about how websites are made and how web content is served up to users. This course covers everything you need to know in order to start creating websites, learn where to start, explore the terms used and the technology involved. Get links and information about common resources used by web developers to create websites.

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Short and Sweet: Get Started with Git and GitHub Right Now

In just 30 minutes, this "Short and Sweet" course covers the essential ideas you need to move forward, without a lot of filler. At the end of the course, you'll be able to set up a GitHub account, install Git, create and configure new Git and GitHub repositories, create a change history for your software projects, and publish your software projects to GitHub.

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Web Hosting 101: Get Your Website Live on the Web in No Time

Do you want to know how to get your website live on the web with your own domain name and hosting? You've come to the right place! Learn how to publish your own website live on the web in no time with this web hosting crash course.

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Git Beginner in VS Code

Learning Git and GitHub can be a frustrating experience because of the arcane commands and awkward interface. If you use VS Code, you're in luck. In this course you'll learn to take full advantage of Git and GitHub all within the familiar VS Code interface, where you will do most everything with a simple, single click.

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