Overview of HTML


HTML

HTML is a  language for describing web pages,it is normally referred to as a markup language, HTML in full stand for  Hyper Text Markup Language,
  •  markup language is comprised of a collection of  a set of markup tags,"mark up"means to mark up a text document using tags so as to communicate to a browser on how to display it online
  • Hyper text -indicate it involves linking of we pages

HTML Basic Structure

html page structure basically consist of
 DOCTYPE 
the declaration indicates that the document is an html 
<html> and </html> 
it describes an HTML document with <html>marking the beginning and</html> marking the end

<head> and </head>
the text between them  provides information about the document with <html>marking the beginning and</html> marking the end

  <title> and </title>
 The text between  provides a title for the document with <html>marking the beginning and</html> marking the end

<body> and </body>
 The text between describes the visible page content  with <html>marking the beginning and</html> marking the end

 <h1> and </h1> 
The text between them describes a heading with <h1>marking the beginning of the first heading  and</h2> marking the end

 <p> and </p> 
The text between them describes a paragraph with <p>marking the beginning of a paragraph and</p> marking the end