Understanding Web Technologies

Alan Houser

Overview

With the rapid adoption of HTML5, CSS3, and the proliferation of mobile devices, we're in the midst of the largest Web revolution since the 1990s. Learn how and why these new Web technologies came to fruition, and how these new technologies are transforming the delivery of TC and other content.

After taking this webinar, you'll understand:

  • the changes in business, device, and user requirements that led to the development of HTML5 and CSS3.
  • key features in HTML5 that allow websites to provide the same user experience as native applications.
  • how HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery can be used to create user interfaces for navigating and viewing content on multiple devices.
  • how jQuery can be used to deliver customized content, without the use of XML/XSLT.

Presenter Biography

Alan Houser is president of Group Wellesley, Inc., a Pittsburgh, PA-based company that provides technical writing, content management, and training services to technology-oriented businesses. Alan holds an MA in professional writing and a BS in electrical engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. Alan is a Fellow of STC and a popular presenter at technical communication conferences. Alan is currently serving as President of STC.