The HTML5 For Managers training course provides a manager-level examination of HTML5, the motivations for adopting HTML5, and implications of creating HTML5-based solutions to existing web sites, web applications, teams, and budgets.
- Understand the core differences between older versions of HTML and XHTML and HTML5
- Describe how HTML5 can make your web site and application more platform independent
- Identify common trends in the HTML5 space
- Understand the limits between the browsers when it comes to the latest and greatest
What You'll Learn
In the HTML5 For Managers training course you’ll learn:
- What is HTML5?
- What is HTML5?
- How does it compare to HTML?
- What’s needed to adopt HTML5?
- What are other related technologies?
- Whose using HTML5 and where?
- Web sites
- Web applications
- Mobile applications
- Embedded devices
- Capabilities of HTML5
- Overview of semantic tags
- Overview of audio/video tags
- Drawing using Canvas
- Offline storage
- Making HTML5 better
- CSS3 and HTML5
- Third-party frameworks that simplify HTML5 development
- HTML5 as a strategy for Mobile
- Why HTML5 v. Native
- Capabilities and short-comings
- Third-party frameworks that provide best of both worlds
- Transitioning to HTML5
- Costs involved with technology adoption
- Implications to current software development processes
- Retraining your team
- Migrating existing applications
Meet Your Instructor
- Kelby Zorgdrager
Kelby Zorgdrager’s expertise in Java, Open Source, and software development have allowed him to be a guest speaker at JavaOne, Java University, Comdex, IEEE Software Conference, and the Colorado Software Summit.
Kelby has also served as a guest author for both IBM and Sun/Oracle’s developer sites. Furthering his passion to help people learn, Kelby served as a technical editor for the bestselling book, Advanced Java: How to Program,...Simon
Simon has over 15 years of experience defining, developing, and delivering software development training programs.
As a senior instructor and courseware developer for Sun Microsystems, Simon developed and delivered Java training courses for Sun Educational Services’ internal and external customers. While at Sun, he was a guest presenter at JavaOne, Java University, and other software trade shows. Simon’s most significant accolade was his work as the development lead in the design, development,...Nick
Nick graduated from CSU in 2007 with a 3.54 GPA and a dual degree in Marketing and Computer Information Systems. He worked for two years as a web developer for various companies, including Hewlett-Packard, before founding a web development company specializing in WordPress.
Nick’s core strengths are in the areas of marketing and web development, and he has more than 15 years of web design expertise. His competencies include PHP...Alex
Alex began writing code as an eight year old on his first computer, a Tandy TRS-80. In 1995, Alex developed his first website and has been hooked ever since. He went on to study Computer Science at Georgetown University, followed by working as a government consultant and classroom instructor in the Washington, D.C.-area.
Alex has spent his entire career developing web applications that work in the browser, and teaching web development technologies. He has developed several large-...Eve
Eve has been focused on web and curriculum development since college, where she studied user interface design and usability. Since then, she has consulted as a project manager and coder to deliver interactive web applications, from e-Learning portals to mobile apps.
Well-versed in HTML5, CSS3 and other front-end technologies, Eve has lent her interface and training skills to the redesign of the Partner Portal for Microsoft, and to the roll-out of a new call center application for 1-800-...Eric
Eric is a consultant, a trainer, and a passionate programmer. For the past 15 years, he’s been building applications in a wide variety of industries, from structural engineering to video editing to currency trading. Growing up professionally in the world of .NET, Eric has an extensive background in C#, ASP MVC, and SQL Server with a variety of Microsoft certifications.Kamren
Kamren has a love of all things front-end and has enjoyed bringing his 10+ years of web development experience into each class he teaches. Recently Kamren has been working with a leading insurance company as a senior developer of front-end architecture and mobile web application design. He was instrumental in shaping their front-end development team and leading the company into single page application development. Before that, Kamren had the privilege of being the first Sun Certified Ajax instructor. And a few years...Brian
Brian has been building and marketing web applications for more than 10 years. Brian embeds real world examples into every course, and has a knack for explaining the “why,” so students develop a deep level of understanding about a programming language and why businesses are using it today. Brian’s entrepreneurial enthusiasm has lead him to learn over a dozen open source frameworks to leverage for both his business’ and client’s needs. Specializing in WordPress, BigCommerce and...Joshua
In an increasingly web-driven world, Peter believes that the way the web is evolving is important.
Having started programming at age 10, Peter started a technology-led...