Get started creating web pages with HTML and CSS, the basic building blocks of web development. HTML, or HyperText Markup Language, is a standard set of tags you will use to tell the web browser how the content of your web pages and applications are structured. Use CSS, or Cascading Style Sheets, to select HTML tags and tell the browser what your content should look like. Whether you are coding for fun or planning to start a career in web development, learning HTML and CSS is a great place to start.
What you'll learn
Define HTML and CSS
Add and change HTML tags
Modify CSS attributes
Learn the structural foundation of web pages and applications
Getting Familiar with HTML and CSS
Learn the basic structure of a web page, how HTML and CSS are used to change the structure and appearance of web pages, and how HTML and CSS fit into the larger world of web development.
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Welcome to HTML and CSS
Building Web Pages with HTML and CSS
HTML, CSS, and Web Development
Review: Getting Familiar with HTML and CSS
Test: Changing the Look of a Web Page
HTML: The Structural Foundation of Web Pages and Applications
HTML is a series of tags that tells web browsers how to render, or display, a web page. You will wrap the content in these tags to describe the elements on the page and how they should be structured. Learn some useful and commonly used HTML tags and how to use them to start building your web pages.
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The Basic Structure of a Web Page
Review: Parts of an HTML Page
Review: Common HTML tags
Test: Creating an HTML Element
Test: Create an Unordered List
Make It Beautiful With CSS
CSS, or Cascading Style Sheets, is a system for selecting HTML tags and defining their appearance. From the text, color and alignment, to the height, width and space between them, learn a few different ways to select and style HTML elements using CSS.
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Select and Style by Element
Select and Style by Class
Test: Styling by Element and Class
Select and Style Multiple Elements by Class
Review: Make It Beautiful with CSS
Adding a Style to several Elements using Class
Adding a New Web Page
By adding a resume page to the example project, you will get a quick and simple introduction to setting up an HTML document and linking a CSS stylesheet.