HyperText Markup Language, the document standard of the World Wide Web for creating web pages and web applications. HTML describes the structure of a web page semantically and originally included cues for the appearance of the document.
|Developed by||W3C & WHATWG|
|Latest stable version||5.3|
|Used by||all websites|
The acceptance of HTML by web page designers has allowed them to think of a document as a way of accessing information, rather than a collection of static pages that can only be read when downloaded.