Your Very First Web Page – Tutorial

Follow the below tutorial on how to create your first webpage using Notepad and HTML.

1.Open Notepad on your Windows PC.

This can usually be found by accessing the start menu. Open Notepad  Notepad Open 2.Save file as index.txt

Click “File” and then “Save As” from the dropdown menu. Under the “Save as type:” menu select “All Files”, this allows you to save the file as an HTML file. Now enter the name of the file, we named ours index.html. Remember the “.html” at the end of the file name as this saves the Notepad files as an HTML webpage. Please pick a good location to save your file, we chose the Desktop.

Save as index.html

3.Add HTML to File

Copy below text into the Notepad index.html file.

<html>

<head>

<title>This is my title</title>

</head>

<body>

<h1>This is my heading</h1>

</body>

</html>

html text

  1. Save Changes

Click file then save.

Save Changes

  1. Open Webpage

Go to the location where you saved the index.html file and open it, as shown below.  

Open index.html file

Website created

You should now have completed your very first web page, well done!!!

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