Pre-employment Skills Assessment

This HTML & CSS test is crafted to evaluate a candidate’s advanced proficiency in web development, focusing on their understanding and application of HTML and CSS concepts. Through a sequence of 40 well-designed questions, it tests for a comprehensive depth of knowledge, from basic syntax to complex problem-solving skills in web design and responsive layouts. The aim is to identify individuals with excellent coding practices and a solid grasp on the latest web standards, making it a vital tool for employers to select highly skilled candidates.






10 min

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About the test

This specialized HTML & CSS test is designed to gauge advanced-level competencies in web development, focusing on the intricacies of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Structured to challenge candidates, it encompasses questions that cover a breadth of scenarios from syntax and styling to complex problem-solving involving HTML5 and CSS3 features. The assessment evaluates the ability to write clean, efficient code, implement responsive web designs, and understand the theory and practice of web semantics. This test is a tool for employers in the tech industry to identify candidates with a profound understanding of web development essentials and the capacity to apply this knowledge creatively. It serves as a measure of a candidate's ability to navigate HTML and CSS's evolving landscape, ensuring they can adapt to new standards and technologies. The rigorous nature of the questions ensures that only well-prepared candidates can excel, making it an excellent filter for selecting top-tier talent.

This test is relevant for

Front-End Developer
Responsible for implementing visual and interactive elements that users engage with through their web browser.
Web Designer
Focuses on the styling and layout of pages with content, including text and images.
UI/UX Designer
Involves enhancing user satisfaction by improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in the interaction with the product.
Full Stack Developer
Works on both the front-end and back-end of web applications.
Content Manager
Responsible for managing the content that appears on a website.
SEO Specialist
Focuses on optimizing a website to rank higher in search engine results.

Skills measured

HTML Proficiency
Understanding the foundation of web development and being able to structure a website properly.
CSS Proficiency
Able to style web pages effectively and understand the principles of responsive design.
Responsive Web Design
Creating web pages that look good on all devices by applying the principles of responsive design.
Cross-Browser Compatibility
Ensuring that websites work across a wide range of internet browsers.
Web Standards and Semantics
Understanding and applying web standards and semantics for better accessibility and SEO.
Efficiency & Optimized Code
Writing clean, efficient, and optimized HTML & CSS code that enhances performance.

Sample questions

Preview a few questions that can be found in this test.
HTML & CSS Test Preview
Question 1/3
What does HTML stand for?
Select all that apply
Hyper Trainer Marking Language
Hyper Trainer Marking Language
Hyper Text Markup Language
Hyper Text Markup Language
Hyperlinks and Text Markup Language
Hyperlinks and Text Markup Language
Home Tool Markup Language
Home Tool Markup Language

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