HTML(Hyper Text Markup Language)
HTML is a Web programming language which help us to view all of the information of the world through internet.To build a web page we must need help of HTML. without HTML a web page can’t be built. Main frame of a web page is formed by HTML.
Basically HTML is not a Programming language rather than it is a Hyper Text Mark Up language. It is a Mark Up Language because it is consist of a set of mark up tag . Information of a web page are expressed through various browser by writing information between
various HTML tag. Like <body>..</body>
History of HTML:
Sir Timothy John Tim Berners Lee is the inventor of HTML or Hyper Text Markup Language. He is a British computer scientist and also the inventor of the World Wide Web. At present Berners-Lee is the director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
The purpose of HTML invention was that to communicate all of the scientific research information to all over the world very speedy.In 1990 HTML was introduced all over the world through Mosaic Browser which was developed by NCSA.
In 1997 January HTML3.2 version was launched developed by WC3. At the same year HTML4.2 version was also launched by WC3. The latest version HTML is HTML5 which was introduced in the world in 2010.
New Features of HTML5
2. 2D/3D Graphics
3.Video and Audio
4. Full CSS3 Support
5. New Attributes
6. New Elements
7. Local SQ L Database
8. Local Storage
Briefly Description of Some of the most interesting new features in HTML5:
1. HTML5> Support for local storage.
2. HTML5> Support for the <audio> and <video> elements for media playback.
3.HTML5> Support for new form controls, like date,email,search,time,URL.
4.HTML5> Support for the <canvas> element for 2D drawing
5. HTML5> Support for new content elements like <header>,<article>, <section>, <nav> ,<footer>.
List of Browser Support for HTML5: