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Introduction to CSS: Embedded Style S...

I'm styling with CSS

The next section of our tutorial will introduce you to cascading style sheets (CSS), the sister language to HTML that allows you to style your content. CSS is what makes the web beautiful. It’s the design counterpart to the practical nuts and bolts of HTML. Today you will learn to use CSS embedded style sheets to make changes to the visual appearance of web pages (colors, fonts, text formatting, etc.). Embedded styles are placed in the head section of the HTML page and can affect the entire page. You’ll find out the definition of selectors and declarations as well as the syntax rules of CSS.

Introduction to CSS: Inline Styling

style attribute

This lesson is a great introduction to designing web pages and email newsletters using the Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) language. Learning the basic syntax of CSS properties and values will allow you to control the appearance of objects on web pages and email newsletters. You will become familiar with some of the most commonly used CSS properties used to change the appearance of text in just one short lesson. This first lesson focuses on designing fancy email newsletters, using inline styling. The next two lessons show you how to design multiple web pages by placing your CSS properties and values in an embedded or external style sheet.

Be A ColdFusion Super Geek

ColdFusion super geek Stephen

What kind of coding geek will you be? How about a ColdFusion geek? In this guest post, AcademyX CEO and super geek Stephen Fraga explains why he loves ColdFusion, and shares some links for those who want to get started with ColdFusion.

Introduction to Cascading Style Sheet...

Don't be a dinosaur, use CSS, not HTML, for your styling

Today you will gain an understanding of what CSS is used for, who developed it, and where to write your CSS code. This is the first of a four-part series of lessons about using CSS for web page design.

Are You a Super Geek?

Design Super Geek Winnie

Lately we’ve been so involved in sharing free HTML tutorials that you may have thought we’d put making educational music videos aside. Not the case! We are currently in production on three songs; it’s just that a music video takes a lot of time and resources to bring to fruition. In fact, the video we […]

Mastering HTML Images

Learn HTML with Song Level 4: Images

You may have noticed that we’ve divided our tutorials into sections. This can help you track your mastery as you work your way through our course. If you’ve been following along with our new posts, this month you mastered adding all kinds of images to your HTML posts. If that’s you, congrats! Have a fancy […]

The New Figure Tag Lets You Relate Im...

The HTML figure tag

You will learn how to use the new HTML5 figure and figcaption tag to contain pictures and their captions.

But wait, we already have an img tag, what do we need

for? The
tag is meant to contain pictures and their related captions. It’s a way to organize your page content by grouping together captions and their related images.

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