HTML is the foundations of all websites online. HTML or Hypertext Markup Language is used in popular CMS systems such as Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal, Magento and more.

An example of a HTML tag is:

<p>This is a basic paragraph HTML tag.</p>

The ability to code using HTML is essential for any web professional. Acquiring this skill should be the starting point for anyone who is learning how to create content for the web.

Although various versions have been released over the years, HTML basics remain the same.

The structure of an HTML document has been compared with that of a sandwich. As a sandwich has two slices of bread, the HTML document has opening and closing HTML tags.

These tags, like the bread in a sandwich, surround everything else: