Build a Chat UI application using CSS3 Flexbox

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Understand Flexbox Playground and Flexbox vs. CSS Grid

Implement Chat messages and profile pictures

Design and Implement Chat UI application using CSS3 Flexbox

2 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

This project will teach you how to design and build chat UI application using CSS3 Flexbox and you will explore some Flexbox playgrounds and will also see the differences between Flexbox and CSS Grid which can be helpful on to decide which layout to chose while building modern web layouts. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • HTML

  • Css Flex Box Layout

  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

  • Front End Web Development

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction, Flexbox playground and Flexbox vs. CSS Grid

  2. Understand top level view of the Chat UI application

  3. Build Chat window HTML code

  4. Apply Flexbox properties to Chat window

  5. Build the Header, Footer and Body of the chat window

  6. Build Chat messages

  7. Build Chat profile pictures

  8. Align Chat messages and the finishing touches

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