Introduction To HTML
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Introduction To HTML

Learn The Language Of The Web

About the Book

Do you want to work at a top-tier tech company?

Stop dreaming and start living the life you desire. Introduction to HTML teaches you the foundational language of the web so you can start your new career as a web developer today. Learn the basics of HTML and build a web site version of your resume to show off your new skills.

Who is this book for?

Do you dream of becoming a developer, but don't know where to start? Or, do you have some basic experience but want to formalize it and start building real projects? Or maybe you are a complete beginner and just want to learn how to build your first web site? Then this class is for you!

What will you learn?

This book assumes you have no prior development knowledge so you will learn everything from how to set up your computer, up to designing your first web site. Topics include:

  • Text Editors
  • Web Browsers
  • Web Servers
  • Command Line Interfaces
  • Structuring Text
  • Defining Metadata
  • HTML Attributes
  • Hyperlinking
  • Displaying Images
  • Structuring HTML
  • Collecting User Input
  • Building A Resume Site
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    • HTML
    • Computers and Programming
    • Web Development
    • Computer Science
    • Crafts and Hobbies
    • Non-Fiction
    • Self-Help
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About the Author

Christopher Franklin
Christopher Franklin

Chris is a software engineer with 15 years of experience building at every level of the stack. His recent fascination is building microservices using serverless technology.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Getting Started
  • Join Us On Slack
  • Setting Up
    • Installing a Text Editor
    • Web Browsers
    • Web Server
    • Working On The Command Line
  • Hello, HTML!
    • What is HTML?
    • Create a Project
    • Your First Website
    • Diving Deeper
  • Chapter 2: Basic HTML Elements
  • Structuring Text
    • Headings
    • Paragraphs
    • Adding Emphasis
    • Lists
  • Head Elements
    • Title
    • Meta
    • Links
    • Scripts
  • Chapter 3: Element Attributes
  • HTML Attributes
    • Common Attributes
    • Image Attributes
    • The lang Attribute
  • Hyperlinks
    • URLs
    • Anchors
    • Relative URLs
    • Absolute URLs
    • Document Fragments
  • Chapter 4: Advanced Structure
  • Semantic Structure
    • header Element
    • nav Element
    • main Element
    • aside Element
    • article Element
    • section Element
    • footer Element
  • Generic Structure
    • div Element
    • span Element
  • Chapter 5: Collecting Data with Forms
  • Basic Form Elements
    • form Element
    • label Element
    • input Element
    • textarea Element
    • select Element
    • Checkboxes and Radio Buttons
    • button Element
  • Sending Form Data
    • elFormo
  • Chapter 6: Putting It All Together - Resume Site
  • Landing Page
    • Setting Up
    • Build the Page
  • Bio Page
    • Create the Page
    • Adding Content
  • Skills Page
    • Create the Page
  • Other Pages
  • Next Steps
  • Next Course

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