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A Short HTML/CSS Primer
HTML and CSS are used to create and style web pages.
When to use
Any time you want to build a web site, you'll need to use HTML and CSS.
HTML and CSS are the cornerstones of front-end web development.
You'll use both of them to create a web site.
HTML tags generally have an opening and closing tag (though not always).
Hints & tips
- HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language and is used to create the backbone of a web page
- CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets and is used to style a web page
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