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VST06 HTML5 and Modernizr for Better Web Sites

A session at Live! 360

Tuesday 18th November, 2014

11:00am to 12:15pm (EST)

See how Modernizr can provide feature detection and smooth fallbacks via various polyfills.

In this session you will learn about support for HTML5 in major browsers, and see how Modernizr can provide feature detection and smooth fallbacks via various polyfills.

The latest version of HTML is not completely standardized yet, but there are parts that are available in the latest version of browsers. There are many new elements; including those that provide more semantic meaning to common div elements (like header, footer, etc.). A new canvas can be used for drawing, while the audio and video provide new multimedia capabilities. New input types are utilized by devices to provide context sensitive keyboards and improved usability. The new application caching and web storage provide the capability for disconnected web sites for smartphones and tablets. Learn about support for HTML5 in major browsers, and see how Modernizr can provide feature detection and smooth fallbacks via various polyfills.

You will learn:

New elements
New input types
Modernizr and polyfills for older browsers

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Robert Boedigheimer

Robert is an ASP.NET MVP, a Pluralsight author, and a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do who regularly speaks at national and international events.

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Time 11:00am12:15pm EST

Date Tue 18th November 2014

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