Introduction to HTML

The Introduction to HTML training course is designed to prepare non-technical professionals for managing web content and reviewing developer code.

The Introduction to HTML course introduces the tag-based language, giving you an understanding of how HTML fits into the larger landscape of the web, and providing you with a solid foundation in creating and editing HTML content. The course also provides a quick introduction to CSS, and concludes with a brief overview of using HTML5 audio and video elements.

If you are comfortable with HTML, consider taking the Introduction to HTML5 course.

Course Summary

Purpose: 
Learn how to build and edit simple web pages using HTML and CSS.
Audience: 
Designers and project managers wanting to learn modern website design.
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Skill Level: 
Learning Style: 

Hands-on training is customized, instructor-led training with an in-depth presentation of a technology and its concepts, featuring such topics as Java, OOAD, and Open Source.

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Duration: 
2 Days
Productivity Objectives: 

Upon completion of this course, you should know:

  • Web Programming Basics
  • Creating a Proper HTML Document Structure
  • HTML Elements and Links
  • Tables
  • Semantic Markup
  • CSS Basics
  • Audio and Video

What You'll Learn

In the Introduction to HTML training course you’ll learn:

  • Introduction to Web Programming
    • Understanding How Websites Work
    • Understanding How Webpages are Structured
    • Understanding How HTML Pages Fit into that Context.
  • Creating a Proper HTML Document Structure
    • Basics of Creating a HTML Document
    • Role of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
    • Understanding HTML Elements
    • Common Elements
    • Classes
    • IDs
    • Entities
  • Creating HTML Links
    • Creating Links
    • Adding Images
    • Using Entities
  • Understanding HTML Tables
    • Creating Tables with Table Tags
    • Understanding Best Practices for Using Tables
    • Semantic Tables
  • HTML5 Semantic Markup
    • Understanding the Importance of HTML5 Semantic Tags
    • HTML5 Outlining
  • An Introduction to CSS
    • Understanding Basic CSS Concepts
    • Adding Inline CSS
    • Linking to External Stylesheets
    • Understanding Font, Color, and Other CSS Property Changes
  • Using HTML5 Video and Audio
    • Internet Video History: Flash, Silverlight
    • Introduction to HTML5 Video
    • Introduction to HTML5 Audio

Meet Your Instructor

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Kelby Zorgdrager

Kelby Zorgdrager’s expertise in Java, Open Source, and software development have allowed him to be a guest speaker at JavaOne, Java University, Comdex, IEEE Software Conference, and the Colorado Software Summit.

Kelby has also served as a guest author for both IBM and Sun/Oracle’s developer sites. Furthering his passion to help people learn, Kelby served as a technical editor for the bestselling book, Advanced Java: How to Program,...

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Simon

Simon has over 15 years of experience defining, developing, and delivering software development training programs.

As a senior instructor and courseware developer for Sun Microsystems, Simon developed and delivered Java training courses for Sun Educational Services’ internal and external customers. While at Sun, he was a guest presenter at JavaOne, Java University, and other software trade shows. Simon’s most significant accolade was his work as the development lead in the design, development,...

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Michael

Michael is a practicing software developer, course developer, and trainer with DevelopIntelligence. For the majority of his career, Michael has designed and implemented large-scale, enterprise-grade, Java-based applications at major telecommunications and Internet companies, such as Level3 Communications, US West/Qwest/Century Link, Orbitz, and others.

Michael has a passion for learning new technologies, patterns, and paradigms (or, he has a tendency to get bored or disappointed with current ones)....

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Jeremy

Jeremy is a technology enthusiast who loves exploring, learning, and creating new technologies. One of his earliest programming feats – at eight years old – was modifying the game “Nibbles,” written in Basic, to be multiplayer so he and his neighbor could play together. Since then, he has continually experimented with any interesting new technology, never backing down from a challenge.

He played an instrumental role in building CARad, a software listing tool that was...

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Daniel

Daniel has been a self-employed developer, teacher and speaker for private businesses, education and government entities since 1999. Daniel also actively teaches programming for the University of New Mexico Continuing Education.

Daniel is a Pomodoro Technique practitioner, and co-founder of the Albuquerque Java User’s Group in Albuquerque, New Mexico. When he’s not supporting other local Java developers, Daniel spends most of his waking hours developing in and around the Java ecosystem, encompassing...

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Daniel

Like many experts in similar fields, Daniel is an entrepreneur. Daniel founded Collective Idea in 2005, converting it from one man’s freelance projects into a thriving company with employees in multiple cities and states. He acts as Chief Technology Officer for Paper Hat Press, LLC and Breakthrough.com. He writes and contributes to open-source projects, including Ruby on Rails. He frequently serves as a tech adviser for start-ups and companies. He even has a college degree, from Hope...

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Alex

Alex began writing code as an eight year old on his first computer, a Tandy TRS-80. In 1995, Alex developed his first website and has been hooked ever since. He went on to study Computer Science at Georgetown University, followed by working as a government consultant and classroom instructor in the Washington, D.C.-area.

Alex has spent his entire career developing web applications that work in the browser, and teaching web development technologies. He has developed several large-...

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Eve

Eve has been focused on web and curriculum development since college, where she studied user interface design and usability. Since then, she has consulted as a project manager and coder to deliver interactive web applications, from e-Learning portals to mobile apps.

Well-versed in HTML5, CSS3 and other front-end technologies, Eve has lent her interface and training skills to the redesign of the Partner Portal for Microsoft, and to the roll-out of a new call center application for 1-800-...

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Eric

Eric is a consultant, a trainer, and a passionate programmer. For the past 15 years, he’s been building applications in a wide variety of industries, from structural engineering to video editing to currency trading. Growing up professionally in the world of .NET, Eric has an extensive background in C#, ASP MVC, and SQL Server with a variety of Microsoft certifications.

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Kamren

Kamren has a love of all things front-end and has enjoyed bringing his 10+ years of web development experience into each class he teaches. Recently Kamren has been working with a leading insurance company as a senior developer of front-end architecture and mobile web application design. He was instrumental in shaping their front-end development team and leading the company into single page application development. Before that, Kamren had the privilege of being the first Sun Certified Ajax instructor. And a few years...

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