Past Meetup

Intro to Web Programming Crash Course: Not Another To Do List!

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30 people went

Suncoast Developers Guild

2220 Central Ave · Saint Petersburg, FL

How to find us

There is free parking in front of the campus. Arrive to 2220 Central Avenue and ring the bell to be let in.

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Details

Learn the basics of web programming and build a fun game at the same time in this crash course.

Who is this for?
• Beginners and anyone interested in learning the basics of front end development
• Anyone tired of building To Do Lists

Outcomes:
We'll do a hands-on workshop and code together a fun game.

Requirements:
• Laptop that is WiFi capable. Laptops are required to complete the course. However, if you do not have one and would simply like to attend as an observer, you're certainly welcomed to sign up and you'll still learn a lot! We will be using a Mac for demonstration, but a Mac is not required.
• Chrome or Firefox web browser
• A free Mozilla Thimble account (https:///thimble.mozilla.org), which will be our online code editor for the evening.

Agenda:
• What is Front End engineering/development?
• The Big 3 (HTML, CSS, Javascript)
• Basic syntax and functions
• Create a game utilizing these technologies

FAQ:
Light snacks and drink are provided. Feel free to pack dinner or drinks as well! Don't code hangry.
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Liz Tiller is a recovering film academic turned javascript developer working in React Native at Mad Mobile. She is the Tampa Bay City Organizer for Tech Ladies and co-organizer of Suncoast Developers Guild Jr, which provides free kids coding classes. She finished the front end engineering program at The Iron Yard in February 2017. She is passionate about web accessibility, over analyzing movies, her cats, and bellydance.

Twitter: @liztiller
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/elizabethtiller/

More about Liz Tiller at https://suncoast.io/team
More about the Academy at Suncoast Developers Guild at https://suncoast.io/academy
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Apply at https://suncoast.io/academy/apply
Join us on Slack at https://suncoast.io/
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