HTML Introduction



With HTML you can design webpages, you can even design your own website. HTML pages are generally called as Web Pages.

HTML Introduction

  1. HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language
  2. HTML is not a programming language.
  3. HTML is a Markup Language
  4. Markup language consists of set of tags called Markup Tags.
  5. Markup tags are used to describe web page using Markup Tags.
  6. HTML elements are basic building blocks for the construction of web pages.

HTML Example

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<body>

<h1>My First Heading</h1>

<p>My First Paragraph.</p>

</body>
</html>

Try It Yourself

What we can do using HTML ?

  1. We can Create Web Page using HTML.
  2. We can Format Specific Part of Web Page using HTML.
  3. We can Embed JavaScript in order to provide dynamic feature.
  4. We can Apply Styles to Webpage Using CSS to look Web Page more interactive and Fresh.
  5. We can Provide Server Side Execution Facility by embedding Server Side Scripting inside HTML.

HTML and Organization

  1. HTML is a subset of Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)
  2. HTML is specified by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

HTML Versions :

Version Year
HTML 1991
HTML+ 1993
HTML2.0 1995
HTML 3.2 1997
HTML 4.01 1999
XHTML 1.0 2000
HTML5 2012
XHTML5 2013