HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) is used to create document on the World Wide Web. It is simply a collection of certain key words called ï¿½Tagsï¿½ that are helpful in writing the document to be displayed using a browser on Internet.
It is a platform independent language that can be used on any platform such as Windows, Linux, Macintosh, and so on. To display a document in web it is essential to mark-up the different elements (headings, paragraphs, tables, and so on) of the document with the HTML tags. HTML also provides tags to make the document look attractive using graphics, font size and colors.
Hyper Text: Hyper Text simply means "Text within Text". A text has a link within it, is a hypertext. Every time when you click on a word which brings you to a new webpage, you have clicked on a hypertext.
Markup language: A markup language is a programming language that is used make text more interactive and dynamic.
<!DOCTYPE> <html> <body> <h1>Help4code.com</h1> <p>providing quality of education</p> </body> </html>
Text editors: Text (source) editors intended for use with HTML usually provide syntax highlighting. Templates, toolbars and keyboard shortcuts may quickly insert common html elements and structures.
Notepad: for learning HTML we recommend a text editor like Notepad.