html explained

A web page that just uses the html "language" is the most basic page.

html was originally developed for researchers to display their research online. It did not call for a lot of formatting and so originally was very basic.

Although all of the other types of web pages use html to some extent and html pages can be improved on by using "JavaScript" and "cascading style sheets".

More informationon these two languages can be found using the links above.

html is processed by the users "browser".

You can see some example of web site layouts using the links in the box on the left of this page