Sample HTML Program and Resulting Web Page

Here’s a sample web page and the HTML Markup behind it.


Sample web page
Sample web page

The above page contains different components such as image (picture), heading, paragraph, and a list of bulleted items. Notice that the heading size is big and in bold.

To view the HTML source program behind it, you can either click File then View Source or right-click on the page and select View Source.

Below is the HTML Markup or source you’ll see:

<title>Online Social Networking</title>
<h1><img src=”social_networking.jpg” width=”75” height=”100” Alt=”Social Networking” align=”middle” hspace=”5”>Online Social Networking is the Way
<p>In order to stay in touch with friends, family, and other relatives, one way to do it is through social networking online. Among most popular websites are the following:”

The text inside the less-than and greater-than signs (< >) is the HTML markup. In the above example, the <p>…</p> markup identifies the text as a paragraph while the <li>…</li> markup identifies each item in the bullet list. HTML almost always uses beginning and ending markups, also called tags.


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murugan 5 years ago

its very useful for me..

Lala 5 years ago

bakit ayaw gumana nung html?

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gayathri 4 years ago

ya this is a wonderful basic examples

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vaithees.... 4 years ago

mre useful... and nice

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billa 4 years ago

nice dude....

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lux 3 years ago

Its very useful....

lux 3 years ago

Its very useful....

suja 3 years ago

very nice...and useful

anand 2 years ago

very nice and useful..........................

vikash dude 2 years ago

very gud.......

indu 2 years ago

good example

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TENKAY 22 months ago from Philippines

I am so frustrated capturing image from the web... am trying HTML5 using "figure" and "fig caption" elements. Please help me.

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TENKAY 22 months ago from Philippines

I got it.... i was able to put a picture taken from one of my hubs! but if you can give more tips please regarding image capture from the web.

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