Contents Ch. 4


What's a Markup Language?

A Markup Language Is Not a Form of Graffiti

A syntax is not a levy on cigarettes!
Elements of HTML syntax

Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML)

Generalized markup covers many sins

Building better pieces and parts
Where HTML fits under the SGML umbrella

Welcome to HTML

Delivering content to a variety of platforms
The four-plus faces of HTML

HTML Elements!

Go to the head of the document
The bulk's in the document body
The good stuff's in the graphics and links
A footer may be optional, but it's a good idea

Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!


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