Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video The document head, part of HTML Essential Training (2017).
…Directly after the opening HTML tag, you're going to find a document's head.…Now the head element is where you'll place information about the document,…references to things like external scripts and styles, and…additional instructions to the browser about how the document should be rendered.…Now I'm going to open up the head.htm file, found in the 02_03 directory.…But as you can see, it's picking up right where we left off in the last exercise.…So if you still have that file open,…feel free to continue working with that one that's fine, no harm, no foul.…
Okay now before we get to adding the head of our document, we first remember,…have to have the HTML tag.…Sort of that opening and closing tag, the slices of bread that I talked about.…So right after the document type declaration, I'm going to add an HTML tag.…And then just below that, I'm going to close the HTML tag.…And notice that I have a good code editor and it sort of did that for me.…For some of you guys, it probably added both the opening and…
- 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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