Lesson 2: Intro to CSS


While HTML comprises the content and structure of a webpage, another language exists that gives that page its style. That language is CSS – Cascading Style Sheets.

In Practice (Part 1)

Visit learn.shayhowe.com/html-css/building-your-first-web-page/ and scroll down to the “In Practce” subheading. Using your CodeAnywhere account, follow the directions until you reach the “Understanding Common CSS Terms” section.

What is CCS3

 Terms to Know

CodePen – Styles Conference

Click here to view a CSS Cheat Sheet PDF. Using that and your Google Search Skills, modify the code in the editor below by clicking the “Edit on Code Pen” link in the top right corner. Change the styles to your liking and be prepared to share your changes with the class.


See the Pen xfLwd by Michael Macfadden (@mmacfadden) on CodePen.

In Practice (Part 2)

Visit learn.shayhowe.com/html-css/building-your-first-web-page/ and scroll down to the second “In Practce” subheading. Using CodeAnywhere, follow the directions until you reach the end of the chapter.