HTML5 and CSS: Structuring Pages

NOTE: If you're designing or developing an IU departmental website, we strongly encourage you to use IU's WCMS. Learn more about publishing departmental pages at IU.

Learning Objectives

  • Use metadata effectively
  • Use external stylesheets to standardize multiple pages
  • Create and style tables
  • Create internal-page navigation
  • Create a well formed header and footer  
  • Use pseudo-classes to add interest to a document

Prerequisite Skills

  • Structure text and image content for the web using HTML5
  • Use semantic markup
  • Create hyperlinks to link to other pages
  • Understand the box model for basic layout
  • Make an accessible, well-formed web page

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Non-IU learners

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Enroll in HTML5 and CSS: Structuring Pages (Non-IU: $9.99)

This course is part of an IT Training Certificate Series, which awards a certificate on successful completion of a final online exam. Learn more about the Web Creation Certificate Series.

Materials and Files

For IU learners, if you're interested in this content, but prefer not to enroll in the online course, you can download the PDF and exercise files below.

Note: The PDF and exercise files provided here formed a basis for the online course, but may vary from the online course.

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