Chapter 5. The Basics of HTML
HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is the language used to make web pages. The word HyperText refers to text that is connected by hyperlinks, the links on a web page. A markup language is used to annotate documents so that they’re not just plaintext. The markup tells software (like a web browser) how to display the text and what to do with it.
In this chapter, I’ll show you how to write HTML documents in a text editor ...