HTML is the main markup language for web pages and it stands for Hyper Text Markup Language. HTML is not a programming Language, it is a markup language. Markup language is a set of markup tags and it is used on HTML to describe a web page. With HTML language you can create your own Web site very easily. I will help to learn HTML by this tutorial. I hope you will enjoy the tutorial.
HTML language is written in the form of HTML elements where tags are surrounded by angle brackets <p>. This HTML tag is called HTML markup tag. HTML tags always comes in pairs like <p> and <p/>. The first tag <p> is start tag and the second tag <p/> is the end tag. Also first tag is called opening tag and second one is closing tag. In between these two tags you can add text, tags, comments and other types of content of a web page. Remember, HTML document is a web page and the document contains HTML tags and plain text.
Web browsers read the HTML documents and display them as web pages; but browser does not display the HTML tags.
Your HTML Code is:
<h1>This is a Heading</h1>
<p>This is a paragraph.</p>
Result will be as a web page:
This is a Heading
This is a paragraph.
Description of the example:
Here <html> and </html> describes the web page.
The text between <body> and </body> is showing the web page body.
Text between <h1> and </h1> is displayed as a heading of the content.
Text between <p> and </p> is displayed as a paragraph.