Newbies! Here's a simple way to start learning HTML & CSS
I've been on this forum for years (this is where I really started freelancing) and I've always seen questions about how to get started with HTML and CSS in multiple threads, so I thought I'd tell you all about Codecademy. This website is a helpful place for learning code via short exercises. It's interactive and it helps you learn without having to read a book. The best part is that you don't need any software to get started, everything is done on the website.
I've compiled a list of simple exercises that, to the best of my ability, are in correct order as to how you'd typically learn the basics of HTML and CSS:
I've found many students find it easier to work from books when learning, rather than flicking back and forth with tutorials on screen. So when asked how to learn HTML & CSS I've been recommending this book - it's by far the best book I've come across in my 15+ years as a web designer: