Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Structuring HTML, part of Web Development Foundations: Web Technologies.
…One of the reasons that HTML is so popular is…that it's so incredibly easy to learn. Let's say we…have this sentence that you see here, welcome to Roux…Academy. Now if we just typed this in a text…file an saved it as an HTML document, which I…have done here, if I go over to a browser…and try to display that, it renders it just fine.…However, the sentence itself, actually right now, has no meaning.…HTML is a markup language, which means that it…uses tags to structure documents and to give elements meaning.…
So if I change this, let's say I go back in here and I grab that. And let's say…I wrap this in an H1 tag. So if I save that, go back to the browser, and refresh…that you can see, that it changes the way…that it renders it. Well that's because the H1 element…tells the browser that this is a level 1 heading.…HTML has a lot of tags. And they're used to…identify the elements of a document and help provide structure.…Learning HTML is basically learning the syntax of the language,…which elements are supported, and the basic structure of HTML…
- Working with web clients and servers
- Exploring HTTP
- How browsers work
- Structuring HTML
- Controlling presentation with CSS
- Dealing with data
- Working with a content management system (like WordPress)
- Using cloud services
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introduction to the Web
2. Front-End Technology
3. Back-End Technology
4. Assembly Technologies
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