HTML, the DOM, and Browsers (WIP)

Purpose

This lesson introduces the core components involved in rendering a basic web page.

Learning Material

General HTML

Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) is a format for describing the structure and contents of a web page. Although few modern web sites rely solely on HTML, it still forms the foundation of the page upon which can then be utilized by other technologies.

HTML Subtopics

The DOM

Browsers

Exercises

No problems are written for this lesson yet.

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