How To Write Your Own Web Page!

What is HTML?

HTML is the standard markup language for creating Web pages.

Example

This is a simple html document:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Page Title</title>
</head>
<body>
<h1>My First Heading</h1>
<p>My First Paragraph.</p>
</body>
</html>

*The actual document isn't colored red. This is just for design purposes.*

Example Explained:

If you write the HTML document above,your default browser would present this:


HTML Web Page

There are few different ways to make your own webpage. On a Windows PC, you can use Notepad or Notepad ++. On a Mac, you can use TextEdit or TextWangler. No matter what type of PC you use, you must always save your HTML Page wile the file name and then ".html":"filename.html." To view your webpage, open the saved HTMl file in you favorite webpage by double clicking it.