Frequently Asked Questions about Web Design, HTML, CSS, and Web Development

Beginning HTML Questions

When you want to start learning HTML, you probably have a lot of questions. These are some of the most common questions I receive about HTML and basic HTML questions.

Advanced HTML Questions

There are also lots of more difficult questions that people ask.


HTML5 Questions

HTML5 is the newest version of HTML and many designers have questions about it.

HTML Tag and Attribute Questions

Tags are what make up the bulk of HTML, and attributes modify those tags. These are some common questions about HTML tags and attributes.

HTML Tables Questions

HTML tables are a useful tool for displaying tabular data. But they can be challenging to learn how to build, especially from scratch.

HTTP Cookies Questions

HTTP cookies are a way designers can store data from their customers. Here are a couple questions I am often asked.

HTML 4 Frames Questions

HTML frames are no longer part of the HTML5 specification, but many HTML 4.01 developers still use them and have questions about them.

HTML Forms Questions

HTML forms let you ask your readers questions, but they can be tricky to use.

Web Design Questions

Web design affects how your pages look. Here are a couple of questions I've gotten related to web design.

CSS Questions

CSS or Cascading Style Sheets are an important way to get your web pages to look nice, but they can be very difficult to learn.

Web Software Questions

There are a lot of different types of software related to web design: browsers, editors, even server software.


Working as a Web Designer or Freelancer Questions

If you're interested in getting paid to do web design, you may be interested in some of the most frequently asked questions about working as a web designer.


SEO Questions

SEO or search engine optimization is a technique for making sure that your pages read well for customers but also are readable by search engine spiders.

Questions About Web Copyright

Web pages have copyright just like any other creative effort.


XML Questions

XML or eXtensible Markup Language is a language for building back-end tools for websites and programs.

Questions About This Site

These questions are less about HTML or web design but rather about the and the Web Design/HTML site as a whole.