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Free Online Course:
Learn to Build iPhone Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Instructor: Elisabeth Robson
Presented by CreativeTechs in partnership with O'Reilly

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This Online Training Course has Concluded
The sessions were presented live during January and early February 2010.

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What will I learn?
  • Build working web apps for the iPhone, using HTML and CSS web standards
  • Learn what a mobile web app is and how it differs from a native iPhone app
  • Create gestures and animation using JavaScript and the iUI and jQTouch libraries
  • Integrate your web app with several iPhone features
  • Build simple native iPhone apps using the TapLynx library-without programming!
  • Learn how to build on your newfound iPhone web app development skills

About this online course

If you don't know anything about developing iPhone apps, don't worry. All you need to get started is knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript basics. And here's the best part: the course is free! There's no charge for these live sessions.

In this live, four-session online course, you'll quickly learn how to create simple web apps with features that take advantage of the device's remarkable functionality. Each session offers easy-to-follow, hands-on lessons. You'll begin the course by building iPhone apps with standard web tools, then you'll learn how to create native Cocoa-based iPhone apps using Apple's tools. This is the perfect way to get started with iPhone app design. Sign up today!

Who should attend?
  • Web designers and developers who want to create iPhone apps
  • IT managers examining the trade-offs and advantages of building iPhone web apps vs. native apps


Elisabeth Robson, co-author of O'Reilly's Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML, has recently focused her web development and teaching skills on the growing mobile web phenomenon. As Special Projects director at O'Reilly Media, she has developed several popular training workshops, including, "Build, Compile, and Run Your iPhone App in 2 Days," and "Developing Android Applications."

About CreativeTechs

CreativeTechs is a Seattle-based company that provides professional Mac support and training for creative teams and individuals. In addition to outsourced IT support for graphic design firms, advertising agencies, in-house creative departments, photography studios, marketing and PR firms, web design studios, and video houses, CreativeTechs is known throughout the world for its free webcast training programs on design-related software, including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Acrobat, Lightroom, and more. Visit CreativeTechs to learn about upcoming training events.

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