Get To Know HTML (HYPER TEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE)
History Of Html
The first version of HTML(Hyper Text Markup Language ) was written by Tim Berners-Lee in the year 1993. Since there are many different versions of HTML. The most widely used version throughout the year 2000 was HTML 4.01, which became official standard in December 1999 In todays world people are using Latest Html Version HTML5.
Another Version Of Html Is XHTML Which is rewrite of Html . XML is a standard markup language that is used to create Different types of markup languages. Hundreds of XML languages are in use today, including One of the most popular one Geography Markup Language , MathML, MusicML, and RSS (Really Simple Syndication). Since each of these languages was written in a common language (XML), their content be shared easily across all applications in World.
Most pages on the browsers like Chrome, Safari were built either using HTML 5.01 or XHTML 1.0. Nowadays i.e In recent years, the W3C (in collaboration with another organization,WHATAG), has been working On new version of HTML5. Currently In The Year 2021 HTML5 is still a draft specification, and is not yet an official standard. However, it is widely supported by all the web browsers and other web-enabled devices Like Mobiles,Tablets Laptops, Computers etc
Still, if web designers or web developers wanted to add some content or features that HTML didn't support or it may not developed , they would have to do with some non-standard Exclusive technologies such as Adobe Flash, Adobe premiere pro etc.
About Html (HYPER TEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE) :
The Term Html is referred to as Hyper Text Markup Language which is used to show content on the page where as CSS is used for presenting the page By Following W3C Standards.
- Html is highly Flexible user friendly and mobile friendly language
- HTML describes the structure of a Web page
- HTML consists of a series of elements
- HTML elements tell the browser how to display the content
- HTML elements label pieces of content such as "this is a heading", "this is a paragraph", "this is a link", etc.
HTML uses Elements to let the browser know how a Page is made of . Elements are shown as "tags" in the code, written with brackets(angular <>). Tags usually come in pairs: as start tags(opening tags) and end tags(closing tags)
Start tag defines the start of a block of content and a End tag defines the end of that block of content. There are different kinds of tags, and each one has a different purpose.
HTML tags are like keywords which defines how browser will format and display the content. With the help of tags, a browser can differentiate content between an HTML and simple content. HTML tags consists three tags opening tags, content tags and closing tags. But some HTML tags are unclosed tags For example ,
When a web browser reads an HTML document, web browser reads it from top to bottom and left to right. Each HTML tags have different different properties.
An HTML file must have required or essential tags so that browser can differentiate text between a simple and HTML text. You can use as many tags you want as per your requirements.