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Your First Day with HTML

by Susan Simkins

In this tutorial, we'll learn about the basic software you use to create web pages, HTML syntax, document structure, and some basic HTML tags. Software required: Brackets Text Editor, Google Chrome Browser.

What you'll learn

In this tutorial, we'll learn about the basic software you use to create web pages, HTML syntax, document structure, and some basic HTML tags. We'll learn about these different workflows by creating an article style web page. We'll also learn about web standards and HTML validation, which will help us follow best practices on the web. After watching this training, you'll know how to create HTML files and add basic content to a web page such as headings, paragraphs, images, and links, using Brackets text editor and Google Chrome browser. For an additional learning resource, download your free copy of our Key Web Terms Reference Guide and PDF so you can get comfortable with important web design terminology. Software required: Brackets Text Editor, Google Chrome Browser.

About the author

Susan is a web design tutor for Pluralsight. Growing up, Susan was both a passionate artist as well as a computer tech aficionado. When she discovered the world of web development, she found that she could meld those two passions together into something amazing. Soon after, Susan began devoting herself to building beautiful and functional web content for businesses and nonprofits. It was through those experiences Susan developed a fluency for web coding languages. Since then, Susan has develo... more

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