What is HTML, and what is an HTML editor?

HTML is HyperText Markup Language – it is essentially a kind of typesetting language, and is used to create websites on the web. Our recommended editor – for creating and manipulating these websites – is Notepad++. It is freeware and can be downloaded at: http://notepad-plus-plus.org/ Read the Help file, practice a while, and you’ll pick it up in no time.