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  • Web Design Training

    InterSource offers live instructor-led courses on all important web design technologies, including Ajax, CSS, Dreamweaver, Expression, Google, HTML, JavaScript, and Web Accessibility.

    These live classes are offered both on client sites, at our Geneva training center, and via a Web interface.

  • About Web Design

    Web design is the skill of creating presentations of content (usually hypertext or hypermedia) that is delivered to an end-user through the World Wide Web, by way of a Web browser or other Web-enabled software like Internet television clients, microblogging clients and RSS readers.

    The intent of web design is to create a web site-a collection of electronic files that reside on a web server/servers and present content and interactive features/interfaces to the end user in form of Web pages once requested. Such elements as text, bit-mapped images (GIFs, JPEGs) and forms can be placed on the page using HTML/XHTML/XML tags. Displaying more complex media (vector graphics, animations, videos, sounds) requires plug-ins such as Adobe Flash, QuickTime, Java run-time environment, etc. Plug-ins are also embedded into web page by using HTML/XHTML tags.

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  • Course Details Web Design

    Classes are offered at client sites, at our Geneva training center, and via a live web conference. For detailed course outlines and scheduled classes, please see below.

    To book training, navigate to the course you need, then:

    • For scheduled online classes, register from the choices indicated.
    • If you need an alternative date, time or location, or if you want a live classroom course, click on “request an offer for this course,” to complete the form.

Advanced HTML5 Training

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Course duration

  • 2 Days

Course Outline

In this advanced HTML5 training class, you will learn to use many of the new HTML5 APIs, including Geolocation, Web Messaging, Web Workers, Drag-and-Drop, and Server-Sent Events.

  • Learn to acquire the users location with the geolocation API.
  • Learn to send messages between web pages and cross-domain with the Web Messaging API.
  • Learn to speed up slow web pages with Web Workers.
  • Learn to implement Drag and Drop.
  • Learn to use Web Applications while offline.
  • Learn to use the XMLHttpRequest Level 2 to access cross-domain resources.
  • Understand Web Sockets.
  • Learn to work with user Server-Sent events to update a web page.
  • HTML
  • Basic JavaScript
  • Basic HTML5
  • jQuery
  1. Geolocation
    1. What is Geolocation Used for?
    2. Browser Support for geolocation
    3. The Geolocation Object
    4. Geolocation API Methods
    5. PositionOptions Object Properties
    6. Position Interface Attributes
  2. Web Messaging
    1. Web Messaging Methods
    2. Establishing Trust between Domains
    3. Establishing Trust with ORIGIN
    4. Cross Origin Resource Sharing (CORS)
    5. Ports and Channel Messaging
    6. MessagePort Methods
    7. The Message Event Object
    8. Additional Security Checks
  3. Web Workers
    1. Why use Web Workers
    2. What are Web Workers
    3. Features Available to Workers
    4. How do Web Workers work?
    5. The Worker Object
    6. WorkerGlobalScope
    7. WorkerGlobalScope Properties
    8. WorkerGlobalScope Methods
    9. WorkerGlobalScope Events
    10. Browser Support for Web Workers
    11. Types of Web Workers
    12. Terminating the worker from the Worker Script
  4. Drag and Drop
    1. What is Drag and Drop
    2. What is Drag and Drop Used for?
    3. Browser Support for Drag and Drop
    4. Understanding Drag and Drop
    5. Drag and Drop with a Data "payload"
    6. Drag Events
    7. Drop Event
    8. A jQuery UI Drag and Drop Example
  5. Offline Applications
    1. Why do we need offline Applications?
    2. Browser Support for Offline Applications
    3. Emptying the Browser Cache
    4. Understanding applicationCache
    5. The navigator.online property
    6. Associating the Cache Manifest with a Web Page
  6. XMLHttpRequest Level 2
    1. What is XmtlHttpRequest (XHR)?
    2. Benefits of XHR Level 2
    3. The XHR object: States
    4. The XHR object: Event Handlers
    5. The XHR Object: Methods
    6. The XHR object: Properties
  7. Web Sockets
    1. HTTP
    2. The Web Socket
    3. WebSocket Properties
    4. Web Socket Event Handlers
    5. WebSocket Methods
    6. Using a WebSocket Server with the WebSocket API
  8. Server-Sent Events
    1. What are Server Sent Events?
    2. The Server Messages
    3. Creating an EventSource
    4. The EventSource Properties
    5. The EventSource Events
    6. The Advantages of Server-Sent Events
    7. The Disadvantages of Server-Sent Events
    8. Server-Sent Events Summary

InterSource Geneva, a premier Information Technology training firm, offers over 400 different courses on server, database and programming technologies, as well as end-user classes for the most popular office, graphics and design applications. We serve clients in Switzerland (Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Basel, Zurich) and throughout Europe (France, Germany, Austria, Finland, Sweden, England, Netherlands, Spain, etc.).

InterSource offers custom, private courses at client sites, standard public courses in our Geneva classroom, and online training via live Web conference. Training is offered in English and many other languages (Francais, Deutsch, Espanol, Italiano.)

For an overall view of our offerings, please visit us at www.intersource.ch.