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Introduction to HTML5One of the first classes ever created at OSTraining has been completely overhauled! Our Introduction to HTML class has been significantly updated and expanded. There are over 40 new high-definition videos in this class.

HTML is the foundation for all web development. With the advent of modern browsers, a lot has changed in the past few years. In this update, Rod covers all the basics and discusses some of the new features of HTML5 and the semantic web.

Introduction to HTML Syllabus

Introduction

  • Introduction and Overview of the Project
  • Suggested HTML Editors

Fundamentals

  • What is HTML?
  • Understanding Tags and Containers
  • Understanding Whitespace and Commenting
  • Displaying Text with Paragraphs
  • Using Block and Inline Tags
  • Understanding HTML Symbols

HEAD

  • Understanding the HEAD Element
  • Understanding the Title Element
  • Understanding the Meta Tag
  • Applying CSS to Your Document
  • Adding Scripting Elements

Text

  • Heading Tags
  • Line Breaks and Spaces
  • Phrase Elements
  • Adding Font Markup
  • Highlighting, Superscript and Subscript Text
  • Understanding Preformatted Text
  • Quiz Part 1

Images

  • Adding Images
  • Flowing Text Around Images
  • Adding Space Around Images

URLs

  • Understanding URLs
  • Working with Hyperlinks
  • Using Relative URLs
  • Linking Within A Page
  • Using Images As Links

Lists

  • Understanding Lists
  • List Elements
  • Text Menus

CSS

  • Introduction to CSS
  • Cleaning Up Our Site with CSS

HTML5

  • Introduction to HTML 5 Semantic Elements
  • Revising Our Homepage
  • Outside Content
  • Setting up Our Page
  • Embedding a Map and Video

Tables

  • Introduction to Tables
  • Setting Up Our Gallery
  • Adding Links to Images
  • Summary
  • Final HTML Quiz

About the author

Rod holds two masters degrees and has been training people how to do "things" for over 25 years. Originally from Australia, he grew up in Canada and now resides just outside Cincinnati, Ohio.