LIST OF TOPICS

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Here is an alphabetized list of topics covered in the first 21 lessons. Click on the lesson number to go directly to the lesson that contains the topic.

  - The non-breaking space character - Lesson 5
A tag (anchor tag) - Lesson 6
Absolute addresses (absolute URLs) - Lesson 19
ACTION attribute of the FORM tag - Lesson 16
ADDRESS tag to enclose contact information - Lesson 17
Alert window in JavaScript - Lesson 21
Align attribute for centering text - Lesson 4
ALIGN attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
ALIGN attribute of the TR and TD tags in tables - Lesson 11
ALINK attribute of the BODY tag to change the color of all active links - Lesson 9
ALT attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
Ampersand command (&) - Lesson 5
Anchor tag (A tag) - Lesson 6
Animations - Creating animations (animated gifs) with GIF Construction Set - Lesson 15
APPLET tag to set up a Java Applet - Lesson 19
AREA tag and its attributes in creating an image map - Lesson 20
B tag for bold text - Lesson 4
BACKGROUND attribute of the IMG tag (to place a background image on your web page) - Lesson 9
Background color of a web page - Lesson 9
BASE tag to locate HTML documents - Lesson 19
BASEFONT tag to set a default font size for text - Lesson 17
BGCOLOR attribute of the BODY tag (to change the background color of your web page) - Lesson 9
BGCOLOR attribute of the TR, TD and TH tags to change the background color of a table cell - Lesson 11
BIG tag to make the text a little bigger - Lesson 17
BLINK tag for blinking text - Lesson 17
Block-level elements - Lesson 5 and - Lesson 18
BLOCKQUOTE tag to set off a section or block of text - Lesson 17
BODY tag - Lesson 3
BORDER attribute of the FRAME and FRAMESET tags - To specify a border around a frame - Lesson 13
BORDER attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
BORDER attribute of the TABLE tag - Lesson 11
BR tag to indicate the end of a line - Lesson 3
Bullets and numbers - Changing their appearance in lists - Lesson 5
Bullets and numbers in lists - Lesson 5
Button - Using buttons for links - Lesson 6
CAPTION tag for tables - Lesson 11
CELLPADDING attribute of the TABLE tag - Lesson 11
CELLSPACING attribute of the TABLE tag - Lesson 11
CENTER attribute - Lesson 4
Centering text - Lesson 4
CGI scripts in forms - Lesson 16
CITE tag to enclose a citation - Lesson 17
CODE tag to enclose a sample of computer code - Lesson 17

Color:

COLS attribute of the FRAME tag - Lesson 13
COLS attribute of the TEXTAREA tag in forms - Lesson 16
COLSPAN attribute of the TH and TD tags to span across more than one column in a table - Lesson 12
Comment - Adding a comment to your web page coding - Lesson 17
Confirm window in JavaScript - Lesson 21
Copyright symbol (©)- Lesson 5
Counters - Obtaining a counter for your web page - Lesson 2
Date object and its methods in JavaScript - Lesson 21
DD tag in creating lists - Lesson 5
Decimal values in color - Lesson 9
Definition lists (no bullets or numbers) - Lesson 5
Description META tag - Used to give a summary description of your web page - Lesson 19
Designing web pages - Lesson 4
DFN tag to define or mark up a term when the term is used for the first time - Lesson 19
DIV tag to mark up divisions in a document - Lesson 19
Document object in JavaScript - Lesson 21
Downloading (saving) an image - Lesson 7
DT tag in creating lists - Lesson 5
EM tag for italic text - Lesson 4

Email - Lesson 6

Emphasizing text - Lesson 4
FACE attribute of the FONT tag to specify the font face such as Arial - Lesson 17
FONT tag - To change the color of a block of text - Lesson 9
FONT tag - To change the size of a block of text - Lesson 17

Forms - Lesson 16

Frames - Lesson 13 Free counters - Lesson 2
Free guestbooks - Lesson 16
Free web page providers - Lesson 2
GIF images (image formats) - Lesson 7
Greater than sign (>) - Lesson 5
Guestbook - Obtaining a free guestbook - Lesson 16
HEAD tag - Lesson 3
Header tags - (H1, H2, ... , H6) Lesson 4
HEIGHT attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
Hexadecimal values in color - Lesson 9
HR tag to create a horizontal line - Lesson 3
HREF attribute in creating links - Lesson 6
HSPACE attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7

HTML

I tag for Italic text - Lesson 4

Images - Lesson 7

Indenting a line with the non-breaking space character ( ) - Lesson 5
Indenting text - Lesson 5
Index of all 2.0 and 3.2 tags - Lesson 18
INPUT tag in forms - Lesson 16
Interlaced versus non-interlaced images - Lesson 14
ISINDEX tag which was used before the FORM tag became popular - Lesson 19
JavaScript - Lesson 21
Java versus JavaScript - Lesson 21
JPEG images (image formats) - Lesson 7
KBD tag to indicate input from user - Lesson 17
Keywords META tag to list your keywords - Lesson 19
Less than sign (<) - Lesson 5
LI tag in creating lists - Lesson 5

Links - Lesson 6

Lists - Lesson 5

Loading an HTML file into your browser - Lesson 2
MAILTO command - Lesson 6
MAP tag to create an image map - Lesson 20
MAXLENGTH attribute of the INPUT tag - Lesson 16
META Description tag - Used to give a summary description of your web page - Lesson 19
META Keywords tag to list your keywords - Lesson 19
META tag to automatically redirect a web page to another web page (also called the Meta Refresh tag)- Lesson 19
METHOD attribute of the FORM tag - Lesson 16
NAME attribute of the Anchor tag - Lesson 6
NAME attribute of the FRAME tag - to send information from one frame to another frame - Lesson 13
NAME attribute of the INPUT tag in forms - Lesson 16
Naming an HTML file - Lesson 2
NOFRAMES tag - Used in web pages with frames - Lesson 13
Non-breaking space character (&nbsp;) - Lesson 5
NORESIZE attribute of the FRAME tag - Lesson 13
Numbered lists - Lesson 5
Object Oriented Programming (OOP) - Lesson 21
OL tag in creating lists - Lesson 5
onLoad event handler in JavaScript - Lesson 21
OPTION tag in forms - Lesson 16
Ordered lists - Lesson 5
P tag (Paragraph tag) - Lesson 3
Page jumps - Linking within the same page - Lesson 6
PARAM tag to pass on arguments to an applet - Lesson 19
Pixels - Discussion - Lesson 7
PRE tag to keep the original spacing and line breaks - Lesson 17
Prompt window in JavaScript - Lesson 21
Quotation mark (") - Lesson 5
Redirecting a web page to another web page (Meta Refresh) - Lesson 19
Relative addresses (relative URLs) - Lesson 19
Reset button for forms - Lesson 16
ROWS attribute of the FRAME tag - Lesson 13
ROWS attribute of the TEXTAREA tag in forms - Lesson 16
ROWSPAN attribute of the TH and TD tags to span more than one row in a table - Lesson 12
SAMP tag to indicate a sample of text to be used literally - Lesson 17
Saving (downloading) an image - Lesson 7
Saving a background image to your hard drive - Lesson 9
Saving an HTML file - Lesson 2
SCRIPT tag for declaring a script - Lesson 19
SCROLLING attribute of the FRAME tag - Lesson 13
SELECT tag in forms - Lesson 16
Sending information from one frame to another (targeting frames) - Lesson 13
Server requirements for naming HTML files - Lesson 2
Side-lines to section off a web page - Lesson 12
SIZE attribute of the FONT and BASEFONT tags - Lesson 17
SIZE attribute of the INPUT tag in forms - Lesson 16
SMALL tag to make the text a little smaller - Lesson 17
Software used to create HTML web pages - Lesson 1
Spaces - Creating spaces and indenting text - Lesson 5
SRC attribute of the FRAME tag - Lesson 13
SRC attribute of the IMG (Image) tag - Lesson 7
START attribute in an ordered list - Lesson 5
STRIKE tag to display text with a strike-through appearance - Lesson 19
STRONG tag for bolding text - Lesson 4
STYLE tag used in Style Sheets - Lesson 19
SUB tag for subscript - Lesson 17
Submit button for forms - Lesson 16
SUP tag for superscript - Lesson 17

Tables - Basic tables Lesson 11 and advanced tables Lesson 12

Tags - Introduction and correct use of tags - Lesson 3
TARGET attribute of the Anchor tag to indicate the window a web page is to be displayed (for exiting a frames page) and also used to target a different frame - Lesson 13
Targeting frames - Sending information from one frame to another - Lesson 13
TD tag used in creating tables - Lesson 11
TEXT attribute of the BODY tag to change the color of all the text on a page - Lesson 9
Text color - Lesson 9
TEXTAREA tag in forms - Lesson 16
Text-level elements - Lesson 5 and - Lesson 18
TH tag used in creating tables - Lesson 11
Thumbnail images - Lesson 8
TITLE tag - Lesson 3
TR tag used in creating tables - Lesson 11
Transparent colors - Creating transparent colors in images - Lesson 14
Transparent colors in images in Paint Shop Pro - Lesson 14
TT tag for TelepType font - Lesson 17
TYPE attribute of the INPUT tag in forms - Lesson 16
U tag to underline text - Lesson 17
UL tag in creating lists - Lesson 5
Underlining text - Lesson 17
Unordered lists - Lesson 5
URL - (Universal Resource Locator) - Lesson 6
VALIGN attribute of the TR tag in tables - Lesson 12
VALUE attribute of the NAME tag in forms - Lesson 16
VALUE attribute in an ordered list - Lesson 5
VAR tag to mark up a variable - Lesson 17
Versions of HTML - Lesson 1
VLINK attribute of the BODY tag to change the color of all visited links - Lesson 9
VSPACE attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium - Lesson 1
Wallpapering (using an image for the background of your web page) - Lesson 9
Web page providers - Have your web pages hosted for free - Lesson 2
WIDTH attribute of the IMG (image) tag - Lesson 7
WIDTH attribute of the TD tag in tables - Lesson 11
WIDTH attribute of the TD tag in tables (used here in creating side-lines) - Lesson 12
Window object in JavaScript - Lesson 21
World Wide Web Consortium - The W3C - Lesson 1
Write method in JavaScript - Lesson 21


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