HTML 5 Programming and Web development

HTML is a markup language that is the foundation of the World Wide Web. HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language, and it was created by Tim Berners-Lee.

About this BookEdit

This book focuses mainly on HTML 5 but also gives detailed information on other languages such as CSS, JavaScript, XML, SQL and server side scripting languages (ASP and PHP).

Introductory termsEdit

World Wide WebEdit

The World Wide Web (WWW) is an information space where documents and other resources are identified by URLs interlinked by hyperlinks. The World Wide Web is a major part of the Internet.


The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is the largest standards organization of the World Wide Web. It was founded by Tim Berners-Lee.

HTML 5Edit