HTML Reading Assignment

  1. HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is a markup language.
  2. HTML is used to define the structure of a website.
  3. We learn HTML to build the front end, a website to interact with the blockchain.
  4. Tags enclose an element.
  5. An opening tag start and end with angle brackets <>, enclose the name of the element. A closing tag is like the opening tag, but the forward slash is in from of the name of the element.
  6. An attribute is extra information of an element which is not displayed on the website.
  7. The anatomy of an HTML consists of
  • an tag which encloses the document, a tag with information not displayed on the website, a tag which sets the title of the page, a tag with all content displayed on the website and a character set.


What is HTML?
HyperText Markup Language, the first code that we are learning to use. A markup language, not a programming language itself.

What is HTML used for?
It is used to structure web pages and their content so they are displayed correctly.

Why are we learning HTML?
It will allow us to learn the most basic elements of creating a web page, laying the groundwork we will build on, basic understanding of what code looks like and how it interacts etc, before we move on to the more advanced knowledge necessary to work with blockchains

What is an HTML tag?
Code used to enclose instructions within an element

What is the structure of an HTML tag?
Opening tag:<x>
Closing tag: </x>
An element: <OpeningTag>Content</ClosingTag>

What is an attribute?
Code that contains additional information about the element that we don’t want to be visible in the content.

What is the anatomy of an HTML document?
doctype: A legacy command needed to make sure the rest of the code executes properly
html element: Wraps up the rest of the page’s content
head element: Content you want to include on the page without it being visible to viewers, i.e. keywords for search engines etc
character set (utf-8): The character set used to display language on the page. UTF-8 contains most characters from majority of languages so should be used unless there is a specific reason not to
title element: The title of the page, visible in the browser tab and default title when bookmarked / favourited
body element: The content that will be visible to people visiting the page.


  1. What is HTML?
    Hyper Text Markup Language

  2. What is HTML used for?
    To display information like text, images, video and so forth from the web.

  3. Why are we learning HTML?
    It’s the most basic and commonly way to show what you want other to see. HTML is integrated in all devices designed to show information for people and accessible from everywhere.

  4. What is an HTML tag?
    A tag that tells the viewer(browser) of the page how to present the output.

  5. What is the structure of an HTML tag?
    The structure has a beginning <> and an end </> of the tag grouping.

  6. What is an attribute?
    Information(notes) for the content writer. It’s not shown on the html page

  7. What is the anatomy of an HTML document?
    It’s a static document with options to add smal changes like bold text etc.



HTML is a markup language that’s used to describe content on a page. We’re learning about it because we need to build front-end interactions for our back-end (blockchain) applications.

An HTML tag describes the content wrapped inside it. This lets the browser know how it should be displayed. The tags are formatted with two angle brackets: <>

An attribute is additional information about the tag that won’t affect display directly.

An HTML document has an HTML declaration at the top, and the following wrapped in an html tag:

head for information about the page
body where headers, main content, and footers can be placed


  1. HTML is a code (in other words - markup language) which helps users to interact/construct with a web page and content included.
  2. HTML is used as a code which tells to browser how web page and the actual content inside the web page will be displayed to users.
  3. HTML is a one of the basic fragments of the web. To code the application we will actually need both back-end and front-end experience. Where HTML is a basic of front-end development and coding.
  4. In HTML tags are used for creating an elements. It actually tells to browser where element is start/end.
  5. Tag can be opening and closing. Opening tag should have an element name which is wrapped in opening and closing angle brackets(< >). Closing tag is almost the same, but should have a slash (/) before the actual name of element.
  6. Attributes contain extra information about the element that you don’t want to appear in the actual content.
  7. It’s mostly a bunch of element which could contain some attributes and and the actual content.


I’m going to skip / skim some of these assignments since I am already a web developer of several years, but I’ll be perusing the forums on the stuff-I-already-know assignments to see if I can be of help.


  1. Hypertext Markup Language
  2. To mark up text, images etc so they can be rendered in a web browser
  3. As a means of providing a user with an easy and familiar front end experience
  4. A tag will define what and element should look like when shown in a web page.
  5. The structure will of a tag will always have an opening tag for example < p> and then a closing tag< / p>.
  6. Attributes would contain additional info about an element that is not displayed in the web page content.
  7. Anatomy of an HTML document is as follows… (without the spaces)
    < !DOCTYPE html>
    < html>
    < head>
    < meta charset=“utf-8”>
    < title>
    < /head>
    < body>
    < /body>
    < /html>

  1. HTML is hyper text markup language
  2. Structure webpage and content
  3. To create front end experience for users.
  4. where the element begins or starts to take effect
  5. The opening and closing tag, the content and the elemtent
  6. extra information about the element that you don’t want to appear in the actual content.
  7. doctype, html,head, meta charset, title, body

  1. Hypertext mark-up language

  2. HTML is used to structure a web page and content.

  3. So we can create a web page to communicate with smart contracts, so we
    become familiar with the most basic elements of web site creation and rely on
    our skill to not have 3rd parties charge for what essentially can be free with
    exception to our time to learn and create web page.

  4. How web pages are formatted, opening tag, content , closing tag.

  5. Contains extra information about the element that is not seen in the actual

  6. Individual elements, consisting of tag, this element wraps all the content on the entire page, also known as root element. This element act as container not being seen by the viewer. (utf-8) majority of written languages, assigning your character sets as appropriate to define. showing all content you want to show web users, text, images, videos, games etc. I think at a minimum, Doctype HTML tag, HTML tag, a head and body. Always finalize


  1. It means Hypertext Markup Language and it is not a programming language
  2. Its used to structure a website
  3. Because its a very basic of the frontend developing
  4. A tag is used to introduce a new element and to tell which kind of element
    5 …
  5. An attribute gives an element some extra information like a special name. This is useful for retargeting if you want to style your site with css
    7 the Doctype
    the head which can contain a title and a meta
    and the body where you put the main content

  1. HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language
  2. HTML is used to build the backbone of any website
  3. We are learning HTML because it will be the structure of our Dapps
  4. An HTML tag is a way to give meaning to the text for instance a

    A paragraphe

    explains that the text between these tags should be treated as a paragraph.
  5. An HTML tag is between < > and usually comes with an open and a close tag.
  6. An attribute is an option, a parameter, a feature of tag
  7. An HTML document is a tree like in a system file on an OS

  1. HTML is a language, a tool that helps to set all the necessary elements so the web page would convey the looks, information and functionality we want it to have in the first place.
  2. HTML is used for web page creation.
  3. We are learning HTML so to get familiarized with its elements and functionality. HTML is the corner stone for Java Script.
  4. An HTML tag is an element which makes the content to behave, look in a certain way.
  5. The tag consists of an opening tag, closing tag, content (could also involve an attribute) - all of these make an element.
  6. An attribute contains an additional information of an element which is not conveyed in its content.
  7. An HTML document is made of multiple elements - the core one being the html element - starting in the beginning and ending at the end. Different elements conveying, specifying the content are included in between the html element.


What is HTML?

HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language. It isn’t a programming language, but rather, it tells how to display information. For example, it can display text with a specific font, size, etc.

What is HTML used for?

It is used to display information in a specific way on a webpage.

Why are we learning HTML?

HTML can be linked to the blockchain, and through HTML we can display the results of what we did on the blockchain.

What is an HTML tag?

An HTML tag gives instructions on how the content should be displayed.

What is the structure of an HTML tag?

There is an opening tag and a closing tag. The tags wrap the content. The closing tag has a / to indicate it is closing. The tags are enclosed with <> brackets.

What is an attribute?

Attributes contain extra information about the element that will not appear in the actual content. An attribute consists of attribute name and an attribute value . The name is followed by an equal sign. The value is wrapped by opening and closing quotation marks.

An example is

My cat is very grumpy

Class is the attribute name and editor-note is the value .

What is the anatomy of an HTML document?

The anatomy is what makes up the HTML. Below are some examples of it.

Doctype – Not very relevant these days, but needed.

HTML – Wraps up the entire page, known as the root element.

Head – Not included in the page itself. But will be in the window bar for example. Also has meta data, charset, description, etc.

Title – Title goes into the head portion

Body – Everything in the body defines the content and structure of the page.



1.Hypertext markup language
2.HTML is used to structure a web page and its content
3.we are learning HTML so we can structure a website
4.It’s a tag that we write and that shows on the web page
5.the opening tag, the closing tag, the content, and the element attribute contains additional information that we don’t want to appear in the actual text
7.the anatomy of an HTML document is the structure of the HTML document


  1. HTML = Hypertext Markup Language.
  2. It is used to structure a web page and its content.
  3. Because we’ll have to set a web page in order to interact with a dapp on the blockchain.
  4. A HTML tag specifies the elements name and its start point. Also can hold some attributes of the element.
  5. <element_name attribute_name=“attribute_value”>
  6. An attribute contains extra information about the element.
  7. The anatomy of a HTML document consist on the elements that a HTML document must have and each order to work correctly.