The HyperText Markup Language, generally abbreviated HTML or in its latest version HTML5, is the markup language designed to represent web pages.

This language allows:

  • to write hypertext, hence its name,
  • to semantically structure the page,
  • to format the content,
  • to create input forms,
  • to include multimedia resources including images, videos, and computer programs,
  • create interoperable documents with a wide variety of equipment Compliant with web accessibility requirements.

It is often used in conjunction with the JavaScript programming language and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).