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  • HTML5
  • HTML
  • Git

Update a Page Using Semantic HTML

Convert an existing portfolio page to HTML by updating to more semantic elements, including header, footer, main, section, and nav.

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Project Overview

Start with an existing HTML web page (the Build a Portfolio Using HTML and CSS project) and convert it to use semantic HTML tags. The result won’t look too different from before, but it introduces a few new HTML elements (like header, footer, main, nav, and section) that make our code easier to read. (If you've never used those before, we recommend taking the Front-End Formations course.) Here’s what the page could look like:

Sample Portfolio

What You’ll Need

You’ll need a GitHub account, Git installed locally, and a text editor to edit HTML. We recommend using GitHub’s Atom Editor, which is free and very powerful. The Brackets editor is another great tool.

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About This Project

Prerequisites
~ about 1 hour