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Welcome

It’s an exciting time to be a web developer! In this course, we explore common tools for boilerplates, abstraction, browser dev tools and more.

Course Prerequisites
  1. HTML, CSS — TutsPlus Course: 30 days to learn HTML and CSS
  2. Command Line Command Line is your best friend
  3. Text editor such as Sublime Text — Tutsplus Course: Perfect Workflow in Sublime Text 2
  4. Install Rubygems ruby package manager
  5. Install Node (this comes with NPM) – node package manager
  6. Git and Github — Tutsplus Course: Git Essentials
  7. CDNjs – one stop for many hosted popular libraries
Resources
  1. A Baseline for Front-End Developers by Rebecca Murphey
  2. Tooling for the Modern WebApp Developer ( slides) by Addy Osmani
  3. Tooling and WebApp Development Stack ( slides) by Paul Irish
  4. The Breakpoint show by Google Developers

1.Introduction
1 lesson, 04:44

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1.1
Welcome
04:44

2.Boilerplates and Scaffolding
4 lessons, 1:00:43

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2.1
HTML5 Boilerplate
10:13

2.2
Twitter Bootstrap
09:29

2.3
Foundation
19:41

2.4
Yeoman
21:20

3.Markup Abstraction
2 lessons, 28:07

3.1
Emmet
15:48

3.2
Markdown
12:19

4.CSS Abstraction
3 lessons, 47:51

4.1
Sass + Compass
19:37

4.2
LESS
14:47

4.3
Stylus + Nib
13:27

5.HTML and Javascript Abstraction
2 lessons, 20:38

5.1
Jade
15:16

5.2
Haml
05:22

6.Javascript Preprocessing
1 lesson, 13:23

6.1
Coffeescript
13:23

7.Templating
2 lessons, 28:41

7.1
Mustache
15:17

7.2
Handlebars
13:24

8.Workflow
4 lessons, 44:14

8.1
Mobile Debugging
07:20

8.2
Local Web Servers
10:19

8.3
Autosave
08:38

8.4
Chrome DevTools - Inspect + Debug
17:57

9.Conclusion
1 lesson, 01:25

9.1
Conclusion
01:25


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I'm an independent developer from Singapore working mostly with startups on product development. Dabbling with web technologies such as Ruby, JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3 is part of my daily work. I share my learnings through screencasts called Build Podcast. I'm a voracious reader and love to backpack to far away countries meeting interesting locals. Connect with me at @sayanee_.
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