Purpose Packages
Commercial Data
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Computer Systems
Programming Course

3. Adding Text.

At some point, you will need to add text to your web pages. There are two principal methods of entering text. You can either:

  1. Type text directly into a layer on the web page.
  2. Copy text from an exiting text file and Paste it into a layer.


Adding Text

Adding Text in a layer.! Click to Go Larger Screen


  1. Open index.htm by double clicking on the title in the file tree.
  2. Watch the Adding Text Layer movie.
  3. Use the text provided for you in the index_text.rtf document in the text_file folder. Double click this file name to open it.
  4. Copy the text and paste it in a layer on your index.htm page.
  5. Edit the text to include your name.
  6. Save your work.
  7. Preview your work by pressing F12 on your keyboard .



Tidying Up? You can also combine text with a graphic in the same layer. And you can change the Font colour. Click the button to see how!




What you have to do!

  1. Insert text in a layer on the page.
  2. Edit the text to include your own name.
  3. Add a layer containing text and a graphic.
  4. Save your work.
  5. Tick off your Progress Grids.


Mark off Task 3 your progress grids.


What you should now be able to do!


Continue to Exercise 4: Using Tables.


Preview Completed Pages

Goblet of Fire
Lord of the Rings
King Kong


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