Simple blog type website created from scratch using only
CSS3. It is responsive and has three pages:
- Main (Learning Journal) - contains post entries.
- Contact (Learning Journal) - for entering contact information.
- Guide (Learning Journal) - shows most popular hotels and restaurants in Eastbourne.
It is impossible to create a website if you know nothing about what a
tag or an
attribute means. The best introductory book which I found was
HTML & CSS - Design and Build Web Sites
I really encourage to read this one to everyone who just started creating websites.
Another good resource was
Learning Responsive Web Design - A Beginner's Guide
which explained about
website helped me understand semantic meaning between different
Equipped with this power knowledge I manage to make first web page. Unfortunately, I was not satisfied with the results, because it looked off. Did little bit research and found that the missing piece was a lack of design principles. Bad font choice, loads of colours created visually repulsive look. Typography for Lawyers and 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People - What Makes Them Tick? improved that considerably.
Later on I finished project with a Guide (Learning Journal) which used entirely different stylesheet.
Fully working project can be found via Learning Journal (GitHub) .