I am here to help you to learn HTML5.
To learn to create a dynamic website, we need to learn:
HTML4 basics and then the new advanced features of HTML5.
CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) for applying styles to webpage, in which we will be learning standard CSS and new CSS3 features.
Considering that you know basic html, let us discuss some HTML BASICS
What is HTML?
HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language.
Markup Language means a language having markup tags.
HTML document has the extension “.html” or “.htm”.
HTML document is also called as webpage.
HTML is not a programming language, but is the language only used to create a layout or a presentation of a webpage. For processing of a web page other languages are used.
World Wide Web Consortium creates the standards for HTML.
CSS is used to style the HTML pages.
Tag Elements :
HTML uses tag elements.
Tag elements are the keywords (tag names) enclosed in angle brackets.
Content shown on the webpage is wrapped in an open and closing tag.
For Eg see below:
<h1>This is the header tag</h1>
Above tag is the heading tag. When you use it, the content will be shown in big size and in bold below
Introduction to HTML
Tags can be paired or unpaired.
Paired means, start tag have a closing tag with a trailing slash “/” before the keyword.
For Eg some of the paired tags are listed below
Unpaired means, start tag do not have a closing tag.