Cloud Four

Workshops and Training

We'll help you and your team venture out onto the mobile web

Looking for hands-on training for essential mobile web topics? We offer half- and full-day workshops for developers, designers and strategists.

Cloud Four's Offerings

We teach the mobile web

Cloud Four offers training in several formats:

  1. Custom corporate workshops: We offer custom technical and strategic corporate workshops tailored to the skill level, interests and goals of your team. Contact us to get started!
  2. Workshops at events: Cloud Four mobile web workshops are already scheduled at web and mobile web conferences in North America and Europe during 2012. Check out our calendar for upcoming event workshops.
  3. Scheduled workshops for individuals: We offer scheduled technical workshops in lovely Portland, Oregon. Find a scheduled workshop.

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You can check out all of our upcoming scheduled workshops on our calendar.

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Other ways to learn

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Developers

If you're a website or application developer who is ready to strike out on the mobile web, our technical workshops can give you a leg up. We cover topics including:

  • Responsive Web Design
  • Mobile-first Responsive Web Design
  • Front-end development with device APIs and frameworks
  • Device detection and server-side content adaptation
  • Testing and tools
  • Performance boosters

If you're a dev, check out our workshop Zombie Apocalypse of Device Preparedness 101.

Designers and implementers

For web designers and implementers comfortable with HTML, CSS and perhaps basic JavaScript, we offer a design- and front-end focused workshop, covering topics like:

  • Responsive Web Design
  • Mobile-first Responsive Web Design
  • Design best practices
  • Image and content optimization
  • Progressive enhancement tips
  • Content and markup dos and don'ts
  • Using CSS3 and HTML5 on devices

If you're a web designer or implementor, you may enjoy our workshop How to get from here to everywhere: Taking your web skills mobile.

Leaders and strategists

For decision makers, team leaders and curious strategists: get a grasp on the trends in mobile that matter for your business or organization.

  • What's happening right now in the mobile space? What about next month? Next year?
  • How do you decide devices to support?
  • Apps versus mobile web? What makes sense and how to choose.
  • Untangle some of the mysteries of mobile analytics
  • Different ways to provide for your mobile users
  • Adapting existing infrastructures to be mobile friendly

Looking for individualized guidance? Cloud Four also offers consulting.