Reminder from a teacher:
"Simple" and "Easy" are relative terms. What's simple and easy to you can be complex and difficult for someone without your background knowledge.
I can do things in 1 minute of HTML editing that it takes a 1st year student a full day to wrap their head around. It took me decades of off and on working in that media to reach that point, and I'm far from an expert.
I refuse to tell a single student that HTML is easy - even the parts that have become easy for me.
This thread may or may not be brought to you by my attempt to find good photography tutorials that don't insist you already have months of experience with a DSLR and all additional accessories.
I get that the article writers live and breathe this stuff, but I really wish people saw a market for "So you want to get into photography but can't afford a $400 camera" photography tutorials so I would have more outside content to share with my students.