HTML Introduction

HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language. It is used to create a website structure. HTML uses many different tags for web pages and applications. For example, we can create tags that require an opening and a closing.

HTML is Lightweight markup language (LML). because it supports CSS, CSS3, and JavaScript framework for building responsive websites.

Different Versions of HTML

HTML 1.0

The HTML 1.0 basic version of HTML. it supports basic elements like simple text and images.

HTML 2.0

HTML 2.0 was developed in 1995. it has improved a lot of tags like text boxes and buttons.

HTML 3.2

HTML 3.0 was developed in 1997. it has launched tables, applets, text flow around images.

HTML 4.01

HTML 4.01 was developed in 1999. it supports more multimedia options, scripting languages, style sheets.


HTML 5 was developed in 2014. it supports more tags like the article, hgroup, header, footer, nav, section, form tags .. etc.

HTML text Editors

HTML text Editor is the software used to write HTML code. It uses a web browser to view a web page. A few popular code editors are notepad++, sublime text, brackets, Dreamweaver, atom and Visual Studio code, etc.

Advantages of HTML

  • HTML is Free.
  • HTML is Easy to Learn and understand.
  • HTML is Supports all Browsers.
  • HTML is the Most Friendly Search Engine.
  • HTML can Integrate Other Languages.
  • HTML is Lightweight.
  • HTML is the Basic of all Programming Languages.

Simple Web Page HTML Code

<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
    <title>Title of website</title>
    <meta charset="UTF-8">