Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Displaying images, part of HTML Essential Training.
…Although it doesn't technically count as formatting existing content,…inserting images is an important part of writing HTML.…So, we're going to take a brief moment to go over the basics of…placing images on a page.…To demonstrate this, we're going to use the images.htm file which I…currently have open from the 03_08 directory inside my browser.…As you can see our sample image on the page.…This is actually taken down in the low country of South Carolina.…To place an image on the page you use an img or image tag.…
Now images are considered what we call replaced content.…And that means that when they're encountered, the browser or…user agent will use the information within that tag to replace its contents with…the resource that you've asked for.…With that in mind, the attributes of the image tag become incredibly important.…The src or source attribute is used to tell the browser where to…actually go out and find that image.…The alt attribute allows you to pass along descriptive text which is representative…
- Why is HTML important?
- Exploring an HTML document
- Formatting content
- Displaying images
- Using nav, article, and div elements
- Linking to pages and downloadable content
- Creating lists
- Controlling styling (fonts, colors, and more)
- Writing basic scripts
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introducing HTML
2. Basic Page Structure
3. Formatting Page Content
4. Structuring Content
5. Creating Links
6. Creating Lists
7. Controlling Styling
8. Basic Scripting
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