Webinar: Why Code Is Cool

For years businesses have relied on web developers to create and update their websites. But what if you could learn how to update your website yourself? On this fun lunchtime webinar, presented by The Creative Collective, Andrew Marks explains what code is, and how you can get started with it. He also shares where you can learn more online if you want to continue the journey of coding. Topics covered include:

  • The history of code – how it came about and mark up languages in Word Processing
  • Introduction to HTML – Hyper Text Markup Language, a standardised system for tagging text files to achieve font, colour, graphic, and hyperlink effects on the web
  • How to locate and view the source code of a web page
  • How to write and read basic HTML code
  • How to locate code you want to amend
  • Best practice in coding – taking a back up before you get started, and regularly checking and testing your work
  • How to create a new page using code
  • How to insert a table using code
  • How to insert a hyperlink using code