What is HTML

HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language. It is mainly used for creating web pages. Let us understand what is HyperText Markup Language.


Markup Language


  • HTML is a combination of Hypertext and Markup language.
  • HTML was created by Berners-Lee in late 1991 but was not officially released.
  • HTML 1.0 was released in 1993. However, not many developers were creating websites at that time.
  • Currently, we are using  HTML 5.0.
  • HTML is the most widely used language on the web to develop web pages.
  • HTML is not a programming language
  • Using just HTML, we can create a static website.

Applications of HTML


See the Pen
HTML Intro
by Programbr Technologies (@programbr)
on CodePen.

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