These are links to tutorials around the internet to help beginning quilters with the basic skills. I love learning from others by surfing blogs and You Tube! There is no reason to reinvent the wheel so I would like to make it very clear that these are tutorials done by others. I have no affiliations with these instructors but thank them for sharing their knowledge with others!
Half-Square Triangles: the “diagonal line” method (without marking, includes videos)
Attaching Binding to the Front of your Quilt (by machine)