What is HTML?
HTML is the standard markup language for creating Web pages, HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language, DHTML is Dynamic HTML or Dynamic Hypertext Markup Language.
Why to Learn HTML?
- HTML tags / elements are the building blocks of Web pages
- HTML describes the structure of Web pages using markup
- Browsers do not display the HTML tags, but use them to render the content of the page
- HTML is required everywhere for designing or developing any web application
In this tutorial you will learn HTML with example of table, div, span, paragraph, hyperlink, image, list, iframe, id, layout, formatting and more
Though anybody can learn HTML, no previous experience required, but before proceeding with this HTML learning tutorial you should have some basic understanding about Windows or Linux operating system, or if you are familiar with any of following tools that would be added advantage
- Experience with any text editor like Edit plus, notepad, notepad++ etc.
- Directory structure and how to create directories and files on computer.
- How to browse through different directories.
- Knowledge about different type of content like images, text file, html file etc
Above all, you should have willingness to learn new things
How to write HTML Page
There are many HTML editors available, but as a HTML learner, you should start Learning HTML in Plain Notepad, or just download Notepad++
, There you should practice all HTML Tags listed on left side.
After you write some HTML on notepad file, save the file with ".html" or ".htm" extention. Then open the file in any browser like Internet Explorer or Goolge Corme
HTML tags are element names surrounded by brackets
<H1>Welcome to WebTrainingRoom</H1>
Below HTML Tags are often used
- <html> element is the root element of an HTML page
- <head> element contains meta information about the document
- <title> element specifies a title for the document
- <body> element contains the visible page content
Sample HTML Document
<h1>This is Heading</h1>
<p>Content paragraph goes here.</p>