hotlava - 10:28 pm on Jul 19, 2010 (gmt 0)
Use photoshop. Create your template. Code that look from scratch by ropping sections of the template and coding the rest with CSS.
Learn about doctypes, stick to HTML or XHTML strict. Keep coding, google and research how to do certain things, update site, test, and check results often.
Keep it validated to the doctype you use at [validator.w3.org...]