What are the different text types with Html?

Hello everyone! Today we will start with the very basics of Html! You will learn how to create text items on your beautiful webpages.

Firstly, you need to know that the main text items on HTML are paragraphs and titles. As HTML is very intuitive, the tags have a lot in common with the real words.

For normal text paragraphs on your webpage, you should use the <p> tag. It is very easy to use. You open it like this: <p> and close it like this </p>. This tag is used for any text items that are not important lines of your webpage or titles.

Example: <p>This is a paragraph</p>.

For titles or important parts of your webpage, you should use the <h> tag. This tag goes from <h1> up to <h6>. <h1> is the biggest title and <h6> the smallest. You do not need to assign a size to one of these tags as they already come with their own size. If you want to keep the same size but want your text to be an <h1> or <h2> for example, you can do it. This can be useful if you want to write everything in the same size but want your website to be SEO friendly. Effectively, <h1> and <h2> are the first tags being read by search engines. This is why you want to put your important keywords and titles in these tags.

Example: <h1>This is the most important title</h1>.

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That is pretty much it about text items in Html! As you can see it is very easy to make text appear on your webpage. You just need to know the tag names and be careful in closing every tag you opened with a backslash before the tag name.

I will talk about more complex Html tags in upcoming posts. If you want to be updated, follow the blog!

 

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What does CSS stand for? What is it?

You might be wondering why you’ve heard these three letters a lot of times already without even knowing what it means? Well, from now on, you will know everything you need to know on it.

Css is the Cascading Style Sheets language. It is used to style webpages. If you want your website to look professional, you will NEED to use CSS. You will need it to style images with shadows, texts with font-styles and font-colors,  small animations….

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CSS needs to be used together with Html. You need to link your Html page to a CSS page so that your CSS code can be understood by the computer.

This language is extremely powerful and is, in my opinion, the easiest coding language out there.

Follow the blog if you want to learn how to code with CSS! We will post tutorials about CSS later on.

 

 

What is Html? What do we use it for?

Have you ever wondered what Html actually is? You might have already come across this word hundreds of times on the internet without even knowing what it is!

Come on, read this post and you’ll feel a lot more clever!

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Html is the Hypertext Markup Language. Now, you might be thinking what you’re reading  is not for you because of that strange name but actually, this language is ONE OF THE simplest coding languages you will ever find!

And guess what? It is super powerful! It’s easy to learn, intuitive and powerful. Html is the base of a website. You need it if you want to write text, display images, videos, sounds, colors…Together with CSS(mettre css en lien avec le post css dans brouillons), they are the basis of websites and web applications.

If you want to learn coding, you NEED to start with Html. There is no choice. Without it, you’re lost. There are many free tutorials to learn this language on the internet and I will start posting tutorials too! So, follow the blog and wait for new tutorials on it!

For more infos on Html , you can visit their official website.

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What’s coding all about?

Discover what coding is all about.

First thing first! Coding is everywhere around you when surfing on the web. Every single letter and image you see on google is a piece of code. There are many programming languages like Html, CSS, Python, Javascript, PHP… All these languages are used by developers to create webpages, video games…

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A line of code is basically an order given to the computer. The coding vocabulary is specific as the computer can only interpret certain things.

Your computer’s job is to transform your code or the code written by developers into understandable and beautiful things.

There are two types of code:

– Front-End code

– Back-End code

The Front-End code is all you see. It can be text, hyperlinks, images, videos, buttons, colors….The most popular languages for Front-End coding are Html and CSS.

In contrary, the Back-End code is all you don’t see. This is all the stuff that has to do with keeping and using data, asking something to the user… For example, the fact of sending data using a form in Back-End coding. Examples of languages used for Back-End coding are PHP and Javascript.