HTML is a Hyper Text Markup Language. New version of HTML is HTML5. HTML5 has many new features.Some of the new feature on HTML5 are:
1. Better form controls for email, url, date, etc.
2. Support for multimedia using Video and Audio tags.
3. Support for 2d drarwing.
4. Local storage support.
Sample HTML Code looks like this:
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>HTML5 Tutorial</title> </head> <body> This is my first HTML5 Page after reading this tutorial. </body> </html>
As you can see above, Doctype defines the document type. It is very short compare to doctype in earlier version of HTML.
Content between <html> and </html> tag construct the web page.
Content between <head> and </head> tag is not visible on the web page. This content is used for SEO purpose and provides more information of the webpage.
Content between <body> and </body> tag is visible on the web page.