What is HTML?

HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) is the standard markup language for creating Web pages.

HTML is made of tags that describe the type of content enclosed.
Ex: <p></p> is for paragraphs

HTML Code Example

HTML Code Example Explained


HTML tags are element names surrounded by angle brackets:

<tagname>Content goes here.</tagname>

Web Browsers

The purpose of a web browser is to read HTML documents and display them.

The browser does not display the HTML tags, but uses them to determine how to display the document:

Example Web Browsers (In order of stability and usability):