Front-end Tutorial 1 – Level 0

Build an html document.

  • Open a text editor like notepad, text edit or vi.
  • Copy and paste the following code into it.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title> </title>

  • Name the file: HelloWhatsapp.html. If you are using windows, make sure that it doesn’t rename the file to HelloWhatsapp.html.txt. Make sure that you unhide file extensions in the folder options.

Technical Background: This is HTML 5 syntax

This is HTML structure

Structured as tags. <start-tag></start-tag>. If you don’t end the start tag with the same end tag, browsers will interrogate you!


  • Open the file using your favourite internet browser.
  • Change the title to “Hello Whatsapp” and save the file.
  • Note the title change in the browser after you refresh the browser.
  • In the body type in the following:-


<h1>HTML is boring</h1>

<p> HTML is capable of doing very little on it’s own, without Javascript and CSS</p>


  • Refresh the browser and note the results.

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