Flappy Bird with HTML5

I can think of no better way to learn the skills needed for modern web development than writing games using HTML5. Also Flappy Bird is fun. So for your enjoyment and edification, I give you

Flappy Bird Written with HTML5

Press space or click/tap on the game to make the bird fly.
Avoid poles and boundaries. Enjoy!



HTML for HTML 5 Flappy Bird Game

This is the code responsible for the main structure of the game and where ids and classes are attributed so we can access specific elements with JavaScript.

CSS for HTML5 Flappy Bird Game

CSS provides the styling for the game, controlling how each element is displayed.

JavaScript for HTML5 Flappy Bird Game

JavaScript is where the magic happens. JavaScript (or JS) is a hugely important language in the modern age as it is the primary language used to handle user interaction and dynamic manipulation of elements within a browser. It is also a significant language for server-side coding as well, often in the form of node.js.

The following JS code has been added to the bottom of the body tag for this page and controls how the game works. I have provided some comments to help you to understand some of the important features.

This is now my 100th blog post since I started this blog back in 2019. I wanted to keep it fairly short and sweet. Hopefully you will enjoy the Flappy Bird game, and if you have any questions for me about how it works, feel free to ask in the comments.

Happy computing!

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