If you've come thisfar, you likely havean answer.
HE WEB IS BECOMING AN INTEGRAL PART
of ourworking (and playing) world. You cannot spit anymore thesedays without hitting a URL (if you do not know what a URL is,you will find out here). In a very short time span, the web hasrevolutionized the way we access information, education,business, entertainment. It has created industries where therewere none before.Being able to develop information on the web might be a jobskill, a class requirement, a business necessity, or a personalinterest. Unlike any other previous medium, the ability to "write"HTML allows you to potentially connect with millions of otherpeople, as your own self-publisher.
This tutorial coversthe steps forwriting HTML filesusing illustrativeexamples forcreating webpages.
N THESE LESSONS YOU WILL:
identify and use different HTML formatting codes.
create and modify HTML documents using a simple texteditor.
write a series of web pages that present information,graphics, and provide hypertext links to other documentson the Internet.And maybe you will have some fun!
UT MOST SIMPLY,
HTML, is a format that tells acomputer how to display a web page. The documents themselvesare plain text files (ASCII) with special "tags" or codes that aweb browser knows how to interpret and display on your screen.This tutorial teaches you how to create web pages the old-fashioned way -- by hand. There are software "tools" that allowyou to spin web pages without touching any HTML. But if youare serious about doing more than a page or two, we believe agrounding in the basics will greatly accelerate what you can do.
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