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HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language
Part 3: Bold and Italics
- From Part 3. Your code so far from
Part 2 should look like
Text can be accented in many different ways. The first of these is BOLD.
Bold is symbolized by a <b> in front of the text you want bold, and a </b>
at the end of the area you want bold. Inserting text into your file that
is surrounded by the bold tag will accentuate the text. This text is
bold. This text is normal.
Text can be made to stand out by using ITALICS. This causes the
text to slant. The tag is a simple <i> in front of hte text that you want
italicized and a </i> at the end of the text you want italicized.
This text is in italics. This text is not.
Text can also be made to stand out by using the UNDERLINING text.
The tag for this is <u> </u> and is used similar to the bold and italics.
Many web designers do not use this tag often since the underline is
perceived on the web as a hyperlink.
This text is underlined. This text is not.
Often 2 or three of these are used together.
- USING EFFECTS
Let's insert these into our html
Notice where I put the <i> and <b>
This code should appear like this:
My very first html page
Welcome to my
where I am showing my html skills
I want to learn everything I can about html
So I can make coolweb pages
Put this code into your notepad and save it as HTML to view it
Now that you have seen some Font effects, let's look at a complete
list of effects available on the next page
Play around with these, then go on to lesson 4.
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