In 1980 physicist Tim berner-Lee invented the HTML to share the documents.
Hypertext markup language (HTML) is the standard markup language for document design to be displayed in web browser.
HTML describes the structure of a web pages.
HTML elements are the building blocks of HTML pages.
HTML elements are delineated by tags written using angle brackets.
HTML elements tell the browser how to display the content.
HTML consists of series of elements. Browsers do not display the HTML tags, but use them to render the content of the pages.
Some basic HTML tags are <!doctype html>, <html>, <head> , <title>, <body>, <h1>, <p>.
The purpose of a web browser like( Chrome, edge, Firefox, Safari) is to read the documents and display them.
HTML is a computer language devised to allow website creation. These websites can then be viewed by anyone else connected to the Internet. It is relatively easy to learn, with the basics being accessible to most people in one sitting; and quite powerful in what it allows you to create. It is constantly undergoing revision and evolution to meet the demands and requirements of the growing Internet audience under the direction of the » W3C, the organisation charged with designing and maintaining the language.