HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language. The Hyper component really just means better than, so superior than regular text. The Markup aspect refers to the tagging. Inside the language. Here’s an example of HTML tagging. Tags are encapsulated inside of < and > signs, and they’re closed with a /.
So you can see the starting HTML tag at the top. and the closing HTML tag at the bottom. There’s also an opening and closing head tag, where we’d store any metadata, and there’s also a body tag And that’s where any content that’s actually viewable in the web browser is stored. So here’s another example of some HTML Source code. This is focusing on content inside of the body tag. So here we have a h1 tag that says Big Headline The h1 is the biggest headline in HTML