The knowledge of CSS and HTML is stated here in the description above and in the product details page of this product. We also have included the demo css and html in the documentation for the module so you can copy and learn. As a web designer you should know the basics of html and css. Newspro is a great starting point! Again, we do understand this is not a plug and play module - This is advanced news layout module giving designers the true missing link in most new modules!