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HTML. HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language), it isnt a programming language; it is a markup language, which uses markup tags to make webpages. HTML tags(mark up tags), are keywords surrounded by angle brackets

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How it Began In 1980, Tim Berners-Lee, a physicist who was a independent contractor at CERN(the European Laboratory for Particle Physics in Geneva, Switzerland), proposed and then made a prototype of ENQUIRE which was a system that researchers at CERN could use in order to use and share documents. In 1989, Tim Berners-Lee (who was working in a computing services section of CERN), Tim had the idea of enabling researchers from remote sites in the world to organize and put together information. But far from simply making available a large number of research documents as files that could be downloaded to individual computers; he suggested that you could actually link the text in the files themselves. ...read more.

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HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language), it isn't a programming language; it is a markup language, which uses markup tags to make webpages. HTML tags(mark up tags), are keywords surrounded by angle brackets for example <html>, HTML tags normally come in pairs like <p> and </p> The first tag in a pair is the "start tag"(opening tag), the second tag is the "end tag"(closing tag) Newer, Enhanced versions of it The newest form of HTML is called XHTML and HTML5 (which came out in 2008). HTML 5 (Hypertext Markup Language 5) is the fifth major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web, HTML. HTML5 specifies two variants of the same language, a "classic" HTML (text/html) ...read more.

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The future of HTML HTML is something which is difficult and time consuming to use, many users dislike the fact that you have to type lines of code just for a simple title so most users now prefer using other software that does all the work for you such as Dreamweaver, frontage and other webpage creation software. So there isn't much use for using HTML to create your webpage's. However whatever software is used HTML is a vital part of that, it might mot be used by us but will still work in the background. Word Count:570 Sources: 1 http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML 2 http://www.w3.org/People/Raggett/book4/ch02.html 3 http://www.w3schools.com/html/html_intro.asp 4 http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/intro/intro.html#h-2.2 5 http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/ 6http://www.howstuffworks/MarkUp/ ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

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