HTML5• MOZILLA THIMBLE22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 1
MOZILLA THIMBLE• MozillaThimbleTeaches YouHTML andCSS with aSide-by-SideHTML Editor• The new tool that makes it incredibly simple foranyone to create and share their own webpages and other projects in minutes.22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 2
SCREENSHOT OF THIMBLE22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 3
What is thimble?• Thimble webmaking made easy.• An intuitive visual editor that lets you write andedit HTML right in your browser, preview andcorrect your work, and then publish and share fullyfunctional web pages with a single click.• Removes many of the barriers for novice userstrying to learn code, and includes a series of starterprojects and templates to help anyone get startedquickly.22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 4
THIMBLE• An easy to use, in-browser HTML editor that showsyou the finished product right alongside yourcode, so you can learn as you go.• Makes learning a lot easier.• Instead of having to type your code in a text editorand load the resulting file up in a browser, you cansee all your changes in real time as you make them.• Makes correcting mistakes a lot easier, since youllknow exactly what caused a problem as soon asyou type it. You can even publish your finished webpages right from Thimbles app for all your friendsto see.22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 5
What can you do with THIMBLE?You can build:• a personalized greeting card• an online poster for your favourite movie• a hilarious meme• and so much more!22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 6
Requirements for use of THIMBLE• You don€ ™t have to be a professional coder orwizard to be a Webmaker,€ • the MozillaWebmaker site says.• € œYou don€ ™t have to be a professional baker tomake bread, or a professional auto mechanic tochange a tire or poke under the hood, youshouldn’t have to be a professional Webdeveloper to understand how the Web works € ”or make your own stuff.• We want to help you go € ˜ beyond upload€ ™ tounlock new opportunities for creativity andinnovation in your life and work.€ •22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 7
THIMBLE• € œMucking around in HTML is like making breadfrom scratch or changing a tire,€ • said MeredithStewart, a middle school history teacher in NorthCarolina, who is cited on the Webmaker Website.€ œThey€ ™re acts of understanding and joy.€ •• € œWhen we gained literacy, we learned not justhow to read but to write. And as we now movedinto an increasingly digital reality, we must learnnot just how to use programs but how to makethem,€ • said Douglas Rushkoff, an author andtechnology and media commentator for CNN, whoalso was cited on the Mozilla Webmaker Website.22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 8
Screen shot of thimble webmaker22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 9
THANK YOU!22/06/2013 ZAHRA JALALKHAN 11I hope you took in all that was said and will put it intogood use.“No man can reveal to you nothing but that whichalready lies half-asleep in the dawning of yourknowledge. -Khalil Gibran ”
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