How To Make Links
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This document is for the people who are in the stage of learning that falls between my tutorial and my reference. You may be able to understand how tags work, but you don't know what tags do what. This will show you.

The Tags

  1. How do I make links? :-) See the <a> tag.
  2. How do I put an image on my page? See the <img> tag.
  3. How do I change the background, text, link, and visited link colors? See the <body> tag.
  4. How do I put a background image? See the <body> tag.
  5. How do I put a background sound? See the <bgsound>.
  6. How do I make text bold? See the <b> tag.
  7. How do I center text and/or images? See the <center> tag.
  8. How do I make text headings? See the <Hn> tag.
  9. How do I set the typeface, color, or size for text? See the <basefont> and the <font> tags.
  10. How do I make frames? See my Frames Tutorial.
  11. How do I make tables? See my Table Tutorial.
  12. How do I make formatted lists? See my List Tutorial.
  13. How do I add a caption to a table? See the <caption> tag.
  14. How do I show programming code? See the <code> tag.
  15. How do I underline plain text? See the <u> tag.


  1. How do I get a file from my hard drive to my homepage? See the Uploading Page
  2. How do I plan and design my page? See the Planning and Design Page.
  3. How do I know what tags are? See the HTML Basics Page.
  4. How do I make an image a link? Put the <img> tag inside the <a> tag.

Check back often as more will be added as I complete this site.

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