Bare Bones Guide to HTML
The award-winning resource.

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Useful information for Web developers, organized by subject.

Answers to common questions about Web design.

The -k- Page
My personal home page.


Looking for a good
book on Web design? Try:
Creating Web Pages for Dummies by Bud Smith & Arthur Beback (forword by Kevin Werbach!)

HTML 4 Visual Quickstart Guide by Elizabeth Castro

Creative Web Design by Lynda and William Weinman

HTML Goodies by Joe Burns

Create your First Web Page in a Weekend by Steven Callihan

Other book suggestions...

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English-Language Files

TEXTPlain Text (v. 4.0)
ASCII version designed for printing, or for keeping open in a text editor while you design Web pages.
HTMLFormatted (v. 4.0)
Better on-screen appearance. Also includes links to introductory materials and notes.
Explanatory material about how the Guide is organized, which tags are included, and the version history.
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Chinese (Big 5) Iap Sin-Guan 3.0 TEXT HTML INTRO NOTES
Chinese (GB) Iap Sin-Guan 3.0 TEXT HTML INTRO NOTES
Danish Werner Knudsen 3.0 TEXT HTML INTRO
Dutch Irene Veerman 4.0 HTML NOTESINTROZIP
Estonian Henrik Veenpere 3.0 TEXT
Finnish Juhani Kantee 3.0 HTML
French Fabien Gandon
Phillipe-Alexandre Gilbert
4.0 (text) / 3.0 (HTML) TEXT HTML INTRO
German Martin Weinelt 3.0 TEXT HTML
Hebrew Demian Glait 3.0 TEXT HTML
Icelandic Arsaell Benediktsson 3.0 TEXT HTML
Indonesian Kristianto Jahja 3.0 TEXT HTML INTRO NOTES
Italian Kay Martha Quittan 4.0 TEXT HTML INTRO NOTESZIP
Japanese Hisashi Nishimura 4.0 TEXT HTML INTRONOTES
Korean Kim Byounghak 2.0 TEXT HTML
Norwegian Sondre Skaug Bjørnebekk 4.0 TEXT HTML
Portuguese Mauricio Wolff 3.0 HTML
Romanian Marian Ene 3.0 TEXT HTML
Russian (KO18) Stanislav Malyshev 3.0 HTML INTRO
Russian (CP1251) Stanislav Malyshev 3.0 HTML INTRO
Russian (CP866) Stanislav Malyshev 3.0 HTML INTRO
Slovenian Peter Hribar 3.0 TEXT HTML
Spanish Hector Lecuanda Ontiveros 3.0 HTML NOTES
Swedish Ola Jaensson 3.0 HTML INTRO NOTES
Turkish Ahmet Tevfik Inan 3.0 TEXT HTML INTRO NOTES
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Copyright © 1995-2000 Kevin Werbach. Last modified December 16, 2000.