Getting started with your mBot – It’s not straightforward for a newbie!
So there are 4 methods of working with the mBot (maybe more but that’s what I’ve figured out so far!)
- Use the remote
- Program the remote
- Upload Arduino via mBlock and the USB cable
- Use mBlock and 2.4G wireless serial dongle or Bluetooth, and control the mBot from the keyboard on your computer
In keeping with my passion to make the internet experience as usable as possible, today’s tip is about changing the background colour of a paragraph when your mouse hovers over it.
This Fridays New Find is Canva. The image with the quote on my post on Dyslexia was created using Canva.
Below is my list of go-to links for website testing.
I test a website in these first and make improvements based on the information returned.
W3 Schools Validator: HTML code validator.
This checks the code, it catches unclosed tags and other errors that might cause problems in other browsers or further down the line.
These are some of the main tools that helped me during college.
Free online tool that helped me to stay on track. This kept the faffing and time wasting to a minimum!
As web developers and designers, we have a responsibility to think about the accessibility of our designs. Consider the fact (a startling one to me) that 1 in 10 suffer from dyslexia worldwide. In some parts of the world this can be as high as 1 in 5!