Beginning Website Design With HTML (Part 1)

I am beginning a series of tutorials on HTML, the language that makes websites possible. This is the first part of my series. Enjoy, and leave any questions in the comments!

What does HTML stand for? Hyper Text Markup Language

Ok, now we've got that out of the way. The first thing you need to know is how to make an HTML file. Easy!

If you are on Windows, go to Start> Accessories> Notepad. Open Notepad, then click File> Save As … and type a name to save it as (eg website). At the end of the name include the extension.html so the name looks like website.html . Now, click the Save As Type dropdown menu and select "All files". Then save.

If you are on a Mac, use TextEdit. Open it by either searching it in Spotlight, or going to Finder> Applications> TextEdit. Open it, go to Preferences and … Read More