Before we get started in web design, we have to know first the fundamentals and what tools do we need in creating websites.

The most essential topic that web designers should consider is on how to code website using HTML and CSS.

HTML plays a very important role in web designing because it is the markup language used for creating web pages. Together with Cascading Style Sheet we can create beautiful websites.

HTML is easy to learn. There are many websites out there that offers tutorials, a step by step instruction on how to code HTML.

Go and check out w3schools.com for more information about HTML and CSS.

I recommend this site for those who are just starting out in web design because all of the tutorials are easy to learn and understand. In addition, they also provide examples for better understanding.