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Web Development for Beginners


So you want to learn to make websites? This page has a list of articles that are perfect to help you understand the basics. It describes the tools of the trade and provides links to articles explaining the basics.

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The ****Beginners**** section covers the various aspects of web development separated in 9 parts, you can navigate through them using this list.

Before you start

In this section, you will be writing a lot of code, and testing it out in web browsers. Before you start, you should at least have the following installed:

Now roll your sleeves up and get ready to learn. Browse our full list of learning articles if you exhaust the list of articles here and want to learn more!

Other useful articles for beginners

Web fundamentals

HTML — structuring your web content

CSS — styling your web content

JavaScript — adding dynamic behavior to websites

Applied techniques