Introduction to Web Development: HTML

Learn how to build web pages with HTML, including syntax, major elements, and new HTML5 features and capabilities.
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (606 ratings)
32,395 students
Introduction to Web Development: HTML
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (606 ratings)
32,395 students
Introduce HTML
Review HTML
Get knowledge of the Key components of HTML for Web Pages
Position the learner to continue moving forward as a web developer
Discuss some of the new features and standards of HTML5

Requirements

  • A computer
  • Time committment
  • Desire to learn
  • Ability to understand basic computer commands
  • Ability to solve problems and think analytically
  • Willingness to take what is presented and work with it to practice in your own way
Description

This course is an overview of the HTML web programming standard. The course is intended for those who have never done anything with HTML or web pages and would like to build this basic knowledge for starting a career as a web developer or for learning how to program HTML for web pages. By no means will you be a world class UI developer at the end of this course, but you will have the basic understanding of building pages with HTML and HTML5, and at the end of the course you'll gain knowledge about where to go next to further your front-end web development skills

Who this course is for:
  • New HTML developers
  • New Web Developers
  • Anyone who wants to build simple HTML pages and would like a refresher or information on the tags available through HTML
  • Anyone who has never learned about HTML5 and just wants a quick look at new HTML5 features
Course content
12 sections • 55 lectures • 3h 10m total length
  • Course Overview
    06:18
  • Why a Text Editor is a good idea
    06:16
  • Installing Microsoft Expression Web [Free Version]
    02:14
  • Install Adobe Brackets
    00:59
  • Markup Language -- Tags
    03:37
  • Attributes
    03:32
  • The Head
    04:10
  • The Body
    01:23
  • The Form
    02:52
  • Comments
    01:40
  • Get Setup
    01:50
  • Headings
    01:57
  • Paragraphs and Line Breaks
    02:38
  • Italic Text
    01:37
  • Bold Text
    02:05
  • Ampersand, Greater Than, and Less Than
    03:52
  • Nonbreaking Space, Tab
    04:09
  • Copyright and more to explore
    03:34
  • Ordered Lists
    01:57
  • Unordered Lists
    04:05
  • Anchors [Links]
    04:13
  • Anchors [mailto]
    02:21
  • Going Forward
    01:11
  • Tables, Rows, Columns, and cells
    05:37
  • Cell and Row Styling - Borders
    06:55
  • Cell and Row Styling - Colors
    05:27
  • Cell and Row Styling - Padding and Spacing
    05:06
  • Using Images
    04:05
  • Styling Images: Sizing
    02:22
  • Styling Images: Border And Corners
    03:12
  • Using Images With Links
    06:16
  • Text Input
    05:21
  • Results Page - why and how quick look
    02:50
  • Submit Buttons
    05:34
  • Text Area Input
    03:30
  • Password Input
    01:15
  • Checkboxes
    05:18
  • Radio Buttons
    03:21
  • Dropdown List [select -- option]
    03:06
  • Input Types
    04:55
  • Header
    02:50
  • Nav
    01:40
  • Section
    01:37
  • Article
    02:25
  • Aside
    02:25
  • Footer
    02:01

Instructor
Software Engineer and Computer Science Instructor
Brian Gorman
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 4,264 Reviews
  • 74,507 Students
  • 6 Courses

  I am an experienced .Net developer, previously certified as an MCSD .Net in C#.net [expired]. I have a masters of science degree in computer information systems, and a bachelor of science degree in computer science. I also have many years of experience instructing college courses online in SQL databases, C#/VB .Net programming, Java programming, and Microsoft Office. I have created many online technical training courses that can be found on various platforms like O'Reilly/InfiniteSkills, Udemy, and others. I also run MajorGuidanceSolutions, a training and consulting company ,while working fulltime as a .Net developer.