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Assuming the concern is with the paragraph in the article that
Look for pages you like on the Web, save them into
your page-making program, then cut out the content
on the pages and put yours in.
This is quite a common suggestion from those who would teach HTML. I
can't recall exactly which books I've seen this in, but I read a few
texts when I was learning HTML and I did see that suggestion posed.
The authors suggested using existing web pages almost as a template
for creating your won.
I'm not advocating the practice, just mentioning that it is more
widespread that we might think.