HTML and CSS Basics
HTML, or HyperText Markup Language, is a computer language for describing web pages. HTML documents have file names that end in “.html”, or occasionally “.htm”. In this class you’ll use a text editor, like Atom, to make HTML pages. You can learn more about HTML here.
CSS, or Cascading Style Sheets, add style to a website. These sheets use a completely different language to describe how websites should look. Layout, colors, fonts and more are described by style sheets.
- Before you begin, make sure you understand what is meant by Academic Honesty in the context of this course.
- Make a folder on your desktop called “temp”. Later in the assignment, you’ll be putting your website in a new folder and online, so this first folder will be called “temp.
- In that folder, do the assignment Citizenship.
- Put your site online.
- In our Google Classroom, complete the assignment “HTML and CSS Basics Reflection”. Make sure you turn it in!