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Messing Up the Web: An Irresistible First Lesson in HTML for Kids

Here’s an interactive tutorial that won’t make your child’s eyes glaze over

A student uses Exercise #2 to “mess up” the New York Times

There are plenty of ways to help your kids learn the basics of HTML. (I’m a fan of the no-nonsense videos at Khan Academy.) But when it came to teach my own daughters, they wanted something that seemed a little more… fun…




Insights into the .NET stack. Thought pieces about the craft of software development. Real advice for teaching kids to code. And a shot of humor.

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Matthew MacDonald

Matthew MacDonald

Teacher, coder, long-ago Microsoft MVP. Author of heavy books. Join Young Coder for a creative take on science and technology. Queries:

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