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Introduction to Coding With HTML & CSS

  • Pre-workshop activities: 10 min
  • Introductory presentation: 10 min
  • Hands-on activities: 60 min


HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) are foundational languages used to build websites. By learning how they work, you’ll be a step ahead when it comes to designing, publishing, and marketing online content.

This workshop introduces you to the basics of HTML and CSS, which will give you the skills needed to build a simple website.

Learning objectives

By the end of this workshop you will be able to do the following:

  1. Use a text editor
  2. Create and edit an HTML file (webpage)
  3. Create and edit a CSS file
  4. Add images to your webpage
  5. Create links to your own webpages and other Internet webpages
  6. Change the layout and look of your webpage
  7. View your creations on an Internet browser
  8. Learn more about how to create your own public website

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