ART 370C Spring 2014

Advanced Web Design

Posts tagged WordPress

Day 8

Mon. 2/10/14 | Tagged: , ,
  • WordPress site critique
    • Introduce the topic for your project
    • Discuss thoughts behind layout & design
  • Independent project progress check #2 on Wednesday
    • How is your research going?
    • What will your next blog post be about?
    • What will your first demo be about?
  • Submission form now open for future blog posts & demos

Day 5

Wed. 1/29/14 | Tagged: , ,
  • Fill out waivers
  • Reminder about required/optional components of WordPress site
  • Progress check 1
  • Advanced WordPress themes on Monday

Grading for progress check

  • 10 points – Good
  • 8 points – Acceptable
  • 6 points – Poor
  • 0 points – Unacceptable

Day 3

Wed. 1/22/14 | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , ,
  • Independent Project
    • For next Wednesday – a plan and a schedule
    • Check with me about your topic before next Wednesday
  • HTML & CSS overview
    • Odds & ends
    • Images (ch. 5)
    • Media queries
      • @media screen and (max-width: 1024px) { ... }
      • @media screen and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1024px) { ... }
      • Use min & max or largest to smallest
      • General viewport sizes
        • Older iPhones — 320px by 480px
        • Newer iPhones — 320px by 568px
        • iPads — 1024px by 768px
        • Other tablets — 1280px by 800px
      • Flexible images (max-width: 100%;)
  • Introduce WordPress Site project
  • WordPress installation & setup
    • Installation — volunteers who have HostGator & ICDSoft
    • WordPress basics
      • Posts vs. pages
      • Widgets
      • Menus
      • Settings
    • Theme basics (location, setup)
  • Child themes
  • Custom themes

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