Introduction. CSS The Missing Manual. Benefits of CSS. Style sheets offer more formatting choices than are offered in straight HTML
CSS The Missing Manual
Although it has served its purpose and will continue to serve web designers, HTML has always been a somewhat sloppy language. Among other things, it allows uppercase, lowercase, or mixed case lettering in tags, and permits unclosed tags.
While this makes HTML easier to code, it makes life more difficult for PDA’s and other hand-held electronic devices.
Is tag (element) based similar to HTML
Is used to organize data in a clear, concise, and easy to understand process so that different computers, operating systems, and programs can quickly exchange data.
Is limited to a handful of elements (tags), but provides a set of rules for defining your own tags.
XHTML is one example of XML
You must know how to use html.
You must use a text editor to create your documents.
You must use a DocType statement for every page.
You must validate your html and your css prior to turning the document in to me.
Course assignments and textbook tutorials use different documents and are separate assignments. Both must be turned in when indicated.
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