Monthly Archives: October 2014

Quick Coding with Brackets – Quick Edit CSS

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Project Code – starting point for this Lesson
Project Code – ending point for this Lesson

Quick Edit CSS – Tutorial Highlights

Quick Edit is the feature of Brackets that makes it special and more fun to used when compared to other code editors. In this video I show the basics of how it works while editing some CSS.

0:00 – Quick Edit Intro
0:35 – Adding a web font from Google Fonts
1:35 – Editing CSS without Quick Edit
2:05 – Starting up Quick Edit
3:00 – Switching between rules
4:10 – Closing Quick Edit
4:30 – Creating new rules

Up Next: Quick Edit Shortcuts

Quick Coding with Brackets – Selecting Text

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Get the Code Gist for Project (Selecting Text Shortcuts)

Project Code – starting point for this Lesson
Project Code – ending point for this Lesson

This video talks about different ways to move your cursor to different spots in the file without using your mouse.

In this video I talk about different ways to select text with the keyboard.

0:00 – Intro
0:40 – Add Shift key to cursor movement to select text
1:25 – New shortcuts Gist
1:55 – Shift+Arrows to select lines of text
2:15 – Ctrl+L to select lines of text
2:36 – Ctrl/Cmd+B to select a word
3:25 – Ctrl/Cmd+A – select all

Up Next: Quick Edit and CSS