HTML is the mandatory and very basic part of web design. So, if someone wants to learn the HTML, normally the common question comes from the newbies that How long does it take to learn HTML? The simple answer is, it depends upon your understanding level. If you practice 2 hours a day, I think you will have a good command on HTML in 15 days. In this article, I will discuss, how to learn HTML and from where to start.
Learning and practicing HTML:
We need a text editor to start learning and practicing HTML. Windows users can use built-in notepad. But a professional text editor is highly recommended.
List of Text Editors to start learning and practicing HTML:
Alleycode HTML Editor
CoffeeCup HTML Editor
E Text Editor
Write HTML Using Notepad or TextEdit
HTML can be edited by using professional HTML editors like:
• Sublime Text
However, we recommend a text editor like Notepad (windows) or TextEdit (Mac).
HTML tag structure:
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> <h1>My First Heading</h1> <p>My first paragraph.</p> </body> </html>
All HTML documents must start with a type declaration: <!DOCTYPE html>. This type indicates the html5 version.
All HTML begins with <html> and ends with </html> tag.
The visible part of the HTML document those we see in web browser is between <body> and </body>.