How TO - Make a Static Website
A static website has fixed content
It does not require programming languages to build one.
It is the easiest form of website to create.
Why create a static website?
Static websites are quick and easy to create.
It is cheap to host.
Static websites are secure.
What do I need to know to build a static website
- Create the structure with HTML. The first thing you have to learn, is HTML, which is the standard markup language for creating web pages. Learn HTML »
- Style with CSS. The next step is to learn CSS, to set the layout of your web page with beautiful colors, fonts, and much more. Learn CSS »
The best way to learn is to get practical. Start building today!
Create a static website with W3Schools Spaces
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How do I get started
There are two ways to start building a static website.
Building from scratch or using a template.
Building a static webpage from scratch
Read here for how to create a static website from scratch How to Create a Webpage
Building with a template
Starting with templates is a good way to get inspired and to learn.
We have ready-made templates that you can use. Here are some examples:
There are many static website templates available in W3Schools Spaces. They can be loaded directly into the service.Get started »
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