HTML Tutorials

  • Last Updated : 08 Feb, 2021



HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language. It is used to design web pages using a markup language. HTML is the combination of Hypertext and Markup language. Hypertext defines the link between the web pages. A markup language is used to define the text document within tag which defines the structure of web pages.

HTML is a markup language that is used by the browser to manipulate text, images, and other content to display it in the required format.




Why to use HTML ?

HTML helps to structure our website well. The way a skeleton system gives a structure to the human body in a similar manner HTML acts as a skeleton for a website, without it a website cannot be made. If you want to work as a Software Developer especially in the Web Development domain, then learning HTML is a must, because without knowledge of it you cannot build a website.

  • Base for creating websites: HTML is the basic necessity a developer should know while building a website from scratch.
  • Learn web development: HTML is the first step towards learning Web Development. Once you learn HTML, you can build simple, static websites very easily.
  • Can become freelancer: Since web development has the best scope in freelancing, therefore learning HTML will surely help you to get the best deals of website development in the market.

Basic Format: It is the basic format of create a simple web page.



HTML

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>

<head>
    <!-- Head section of website-->
    <title></title>
</head>

<body>
    <!-- Body section of website -->
</body>

</html>

Example: Let’s see a small example of simple HTML page that display the heading and paragraph content.

HTML

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>

<head>
    <title>Simple HTML Page</title>
</head>

<body>
    <h1>Welcome to GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    
<p>A computer science portal for geeks</p>

</body>

</html>

Output:

Complete References:

 

Recent Articles on HTML

If you like GeeksforGeeks and would like to contribute, you can also write an article and mail your article to contribute@geeksforgeeks.org. See your article appearing on the GeeksforGeeks main page and help other Geeks.

Please write comments if you find anything incorrect, or you want to share more information about the topic discussed above.

My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up


Writing code in comment? Please use ide.geeksforgeeks.org, generate link and share the link here.