HTML Editors

Learn HTML Using Notepad or TextEdit

Pages can be made and altered by utilizing proficient HTML editors.

Notwithstanding, for learning HTML we suggest a straightforward word processor like Notepad (PC) or TextEdit (Mac).

We put stock in that utilizing a basic content manager is a decent method to learn HTML.

Follow the means underneath to make your first site page with Notepad or TextEdit.

Step 1: Open Notepad (PC)

Windows 8 or later:

Open the Start Screen (the window symbol at the bottom left on your screen). Type Notepad.

Windows 7 or earlier:

Open Start > Programs > Accessories > Notepad

Step 1: Open TextEdit (Mac)

Open Finder > Applications > TextEdit

Additionally change a few preferences to get the application to save records correctly. In Preferences > Format > choose “Plain Text”

At that point under “Open and Save”, check the case that says “Show HTML documents as HTML code rather than organized content”.

At that point open another report to put the code.

Step 2: Write Some HTML

Write or copy the following HTML code into Notepad:

<!DOCTYPE html>

<h1>My First Heading</h1>

<p>My first paragraph.</p>



Step 3: Save the HTML Page

Save the file on your computer. Select File > Save as in the Notepad menu.

Name the file “index.htm” and set the encoding to UTF-8 (which is the preferred encoding for HTML files).

View in Browser

Tip: You can use either .htm or .html as file extension. There is no difference, it is up to you.

Step 4: View the HTML Page in Your Browser

Open the saved HTML file in your favorite browser (double click on the file, or right-click – and choose “Open with”).

The result will look much like this:

View in Browser

W3Schools Online Editor – “Try it Yourself”

With our free online supervisor, you can alter the HTML code and view the outcome in your program.

It is the ideal device when you need to test code quick. It likewise has shading coding and the capacity to save and impart code to other people:


<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>Page Title</title>

<h1>This is a Heading</h1>
<p>This is a paragraph.</p>