Exercise 1: HTML and Markup Languages
The aims of this lab are:
- to write and, importantly, validate some
- to develop some familiarity with the formal markup language
specifications - both the descriptions and DTDs, and
- to familiarise yourself with some of the developments and issues in markup language
specification and use.
Work through the W3Schools Tutorial:
from the start up to HTML Blocks, and also to the section on
Create your own home page
Continue working on your homepage you started last week.
Try adding a form to the page. The form should collect a users name, email and date of birth.
Use HTML5 input types, and check that they work in the browser.
Validate your HTML5 page using the validation service at:
Try to fix
any problems that appear during validation.