Basic HTML: Image Tags and alt Attributes

Once you’ve created the basic structure of your web page and added some text in paragraphs and headers you’ll probably want to spice things up with an image or two, and maybe a few links to your favourite websites. Images Images are used one web pages for two primary reasons: 1) to illustrate an example […]

Basic HTML: Paragraphs and Headers

Text makes up the core content of any web site, and has lots of tags to enable us to display it exactly how we need it. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to present text in the simplest way using paragraphs and headers. Paragraph Tags Paragraph tags structure our paragraphs of text. They tell the […]

Basic HTML: Your First Web Page

Every website must start with a home page. This is the main page that your visitors will usually ‘land’ on when they find your website. Although the content of a home page may vary site by site, it is generally where you’d place an introduction to your website and some updates or a blog. Creating […]

Basic HTML: Getting Started

Creating a web page is a simple and fun process. Whether you want to tell the world about yourself, or you’ve been recruited by your boss to advertise the company you work for, there’s no reason you can’t pick up the basics and get a page online in just a few hours. What is HTML? […]

Basic HTML: Meta Tags

Meta tags are important tags that should be included in the <head> of your web page document (that is, between the opening and closing head tags). They generally contain information for the browser – how to render the page, who made it, a description of it, etc. This information is also collected or used by […]