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How To Build a Basic Web Page

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It's really easy to build your first Web page. There are only a few HTML tags you need to learn.
Difficulty: Easy
Time Required: 10 minutes

Here's How:

  1. Open a text editor to a blank page.
  2. Write the html tag
    <html>
  3. Write the head of your document
    <head>
  4. Write your title
    <title> Put your title here </title>
  5. Close the head of your document
    </head>
  6. Open the body of your document
    <body>
  7. Give your page a heading
    <h1> heading goes here </h1>
  8. Write your page contents
  9. Separate paragraphs with the p tag
    <p>
  10. Close the body of your page
    </body>
  11. Close the html
    </html>
  12. Save the file as file.html
  13. Open the file.html file in your Web browser.

Tips:

  1. Use any text editor to write your page.
  2. Write your HTML tags in lowercase - this conforms to the current standard.
  3. Review the page in your browser off your hard drive before uploading it to your server.

What You Need

  • HTML editor -or-
  • Text editor

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