If you have the bandwith, please watch the next video to learn about HTML and web pages. This film is only 7 min long, has no ads and is very informative for beginners. It was filmed by Sage-Code instructor in a Chicago garden. If you appreciate this video I hope you will press the like button. Thanks!
HTML is a document oriented language and looks like XML. Both languages are markup languages based on tags. These are keywords enclosed in angle brackets: One opening tag looks like this: <tag>. Each opening tag has a closing tag that look like this: </tag>. Each tag has specific attributes and functionality. There are about 30 tags to learn before you can say you know HTML.
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