About HTML

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What is HTML

HTML is the standard markup language for creating Web pages.

  • HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language
  • HTML elements are the building blocks of HTML pages
  • HTML elements are represented by tags(..)
  • Attributes provide additional information about HTML elements.
  • Attributes are always specified in the start tag
  • Attributes usually come in name/value pairs like: name="value"

HTML Documents structure and elements writing priority

<head >
<title> About HTML </title>
<!-- Define the character -- >
<meta http-equiv="Content-type" content="text/html;charset=UTF-8" />
<!-- Define the internet explorer supported -->
< meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge" />
<!-- Define the viewport to support mobile phone -->
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no" / >
<!-- Define keywords for search engines -->
<meta name="keywords" content=" UKMODAK tutorial,php tutorial,html,html5,css " / >
< !-- Define a description of your web page -->
<meta name="description" content="UKMODAK Tutorial" />
<!-- Define the author of a page -->
<meta name="author" content="ukmodak">
<!-- Define the refresh to reload page automatically after 30 seconds -->
<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="30">
<!-- we can use the above attribute as RDFa (or Resource Description Framework in Attributes[1]) is a W3C Recommendation with together-->
<meta property="og:title" content="About HTML">
<meta property="og:type" content="website">
<meta property="og:image" content="">
<meta property="og:url" content="http://ukmodak.com/">
<meta property="og:site_name" content="UKMODAK">
<meta property="og:description" content="UKMODAK Tutorial" />
<!-- if has external stylesheet file-->
<link ref="stylesheef" href="css_file" />
<!-- if has external stylesheet file-->
<script type="text/javascript" src="script file" >
</script >
<h1>My First Heading</h1>
<p>My first paragraph.</p>

HTML Versions

Version Year
HTML 1991
HTML 2.0 HTML 3.2
HTML 4.01 1999
XHTML 2000
HTML5 2014