HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language.
This language is for describing web documents/pages.
Any markup language is a set of markup tags. For HTML documents, they are known as HTML tags. These tags are keyword that describes the document content.
<tag> content </tag>
Most of the tags are in pair. First tag is called start tag and second is called end tag. Difference is that end tag name is followed by /.
Html document is divided into two sections – Head and Body.
Html is the root element for any html document.
Other important tags are:
<a> – insert a hyperlink
<div> – defines a section
<h1> to <h6> – predefined HTML heading
<img> – to insert an image
<table> – insert a table
<tr> – insert a raw in the table
<td> – insert a cell in a table
<th> – header cell in table