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Basic of Web Programming:

Also known as client-side web programming


Stands for: HyperText Markup Language

Purpose: It is the language to define the content of a web page.

Primary Content: The language primarily contains the language structures called tags. It is a collection of a huge number of tags, laid out sequentially or nested in one another.

Minimal Skeleton:

As given in W3Schools:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>Page Title</title>

<h1>This is a Heading</h1>
<p>This is a paragraph.</p>


Current Version:

HTML 5.0 (2008)


The HTML governing body is World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the standard is developed is by a working group called Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG).

Source of Standard Document:

HTML Living Standard