Basic HTML For Beginners


Do you know what is HTML? Are you looking for a "HTML for Beginners" Guide?

First, let's look at the definition on Wikipedia, HTML, short for Hypertext Markup Language, is the predominant markup language for web pages. It provides a means to describe the structure of text-based information in a document – by denoting certain text as headings, paragraphs, lists, and so on – and to supplement that text with interactive forms, embedded images code which can affect the behavior of, and other objects. HTML is written in the form of labels (known as tags), surrounded by less-than (). HTML can also describe, to some degree, the appearance and semantics of a document, and can include embedded scripting language web browsers and other HTML processors.

There are many people now using WYSIWYG HTML editor to format their web pages and therefore you do not really need to under HTML at all. However, I still recommend you pick up some simple HTML tag such that you can understand. Understanding some simple HTML tag allows you to edit your email, edit your MySpace profile, or even make your post in forum more attractive. Well, here's some of the "HTML for Beginner" examples which I find helpful.

First, remember that all HTML are surrounded by less-than () signs. For example,

There are many different tag you can use to format the web pages or blogs.

Tag P denotes Paragraph and tag B means Bold the text


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