HTML NOTES COMP SCI
Hyper Text Markup Language, Extensible hypertext markup language.
Not a programming tool, code, syntax, rules like grammar.
Syntax = formula, code
Code that tells the browser how to render the page on your screen,
WWW Is not the internet, it is a service on the internet. Internet grew from Arpanet.
HTM is also a valid name.
Hypertext is a way to organize info on the web.
Markup: refers to the symbols in html that allow for text or images in a browser.
Extensible HTML specifies the code to display content on web page must follow certain rule, Not really
Paired: content end tag>/
Slash and triangles must be there for the syntax
Nest tags content.
DTD= document type definition Metadata info about the document itself(keywords, author, conent)
When opening the html file use the view source code or view source.
Html is the beginning and the end of the page
W3c = World Wide Web consortium.
Never use to be able to make money off the internet.
No title, nothing in between the
Meta = the next level therefore metadata= data about the data
You can add comments that can’t be seen on the finished product that gives info relevant to the
production of the file.
Heading elements h1-24pt h2-18pt h3-14pt h4 12pt h5-10pt h6-8pt When ready to name, save as…
Automatic Carriage return
Bold and italic = conetent
Deprecated tag= out of fashion tags not used anymore.
URL- Uniform resource locater, how things are found in the WWW
Copyright and Trade mark
Trade mark ®
One file, call it Index.html
En dash and Em dash-is longer
Deprecated tags are no longer used.
Save file as: filename.htm or filename.html
Try to use no more than 8 characters for filenames, lowercase, no spaces or special characters except
dash or underscore, AVOID NUMBERS 0 and 1
GIF = g