About Web Server and HTML

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About Web Server and HTML


  • Before diving into the web we have understand the INTERNET, internet is nothing but a infrastructure by which all worlds so many computers are connected to all together.

  • Web is service which is built on top of the infrastructure of internet and not only there is web service but there are more internet services for eg-email, software etc.


  • WWW:-World Wide Web, which is also known as a Web, is a collection of websites or web pages stored in web servers and connected to local computers through the internet. These websites contain text pages, digital images, audios, videos, etc. Users can access the content of these sites from any part of the world over the internet using their devices
    such as computers, laptops, cell phones, etc.



-Web Page:- the document which can be displayed in the web browsers like google chrome, Firefox, Microsoft edge ,opera etc.

-Website:-A collection of web pages which are grouped together and usually connected together in various ways.

-Web Server:-A computer that hosts a website on the Internet. Basically it stores the websites component on the server storage and whenever the browsers/clients demand it then web servers send it to clients/browsers.

-HTTP:-on a> web server, the HTTP(HyperText Transfer Protocol) server is responsible for processing and answering incoming requests. HTTP specifies how to transfer hypertext (linked web documents) between two computers. When requesting a file via HTTP, clients must provide the file's URL. A URL(Uniform Resource Locator) is nothing more than the address of a given unique resource on the Web. -Most popular servers are Apache HTTP and Microsofts IIS(Internet Information Service).



  • HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is the code that is used to structure a web page and its content.

  • HTML is a markup language that defines the structure of your content. HTML consists of a series of elements by which we can give a structure to any content in our way by using enclosing HTML tags.

  • Some of the HTML tags

1.Heading Tag- -It distinguish the text from other text of content accordingly like which is most important content then h1 tag is used then h2 and so on.

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2.Paragraph Tag- -It is used when you have to write block of text in same pattern and in one block only then we use the paragraph tag p

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3.Image Tag- -image tag is used to embed an image in HTML page. image just linked to web page not technically inserted into page. -The image tag has two required attributes: 1)src - Specifies the path to the image 2)alt - Specifies an alternate text for the image, if the image for some reason cannot be displayed 3)width 4)height etc.

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