Essay on CIS Midterm Sheet

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HTML: The set of markup symbols or codes placed in a file intended for display on a Web browser page.
The World Wide Web Consortium ( sets the standards for HTML and its related languages.
Each markup code represents an HTML element. Each element has a purpose. Most elements are coded as a pair of tags: an opening tag and a closing tag. Tags are enclosed in angle brackets, "<" and ">" symbols.
What is HTML5 ? Newest draft version of HTML/XHTML. Adds new functionality: Edit form data, Native video and audio, And more.
Document Type Definition (DTD): identifies the version of HTML contained in your document. Placed at the top of a web page document ex of XHTML transitional DTD:
Html5 ex:
HTML5 Webpage:

(Contains information that describes the Web page document)
Page Title Goes Here

(Contains text and elements that display in the Web page document)
... body text and more HTML5 tags go here ...

Line Break element:
Stand-alone, or void tag. Causes the next element or text to display on a new line.
Blockquote element:
Indents a block of text for special emphasis, Configures empty space above and below.
    Contains the unordered list.
  • Contains an item in the list.
      Contains the ordered list.
      Contains the description list.
      Contains a term/phrase/sentence,Configures empty space above and below the text.
      Contains a description of the term/phrase/sentence, Indents the text, Configures empty space above and below the text.
      Character Code
      © ©
      < <
      > >
      & &  
      Anchor Element: Specifies a hyperlink reference (href) to a file. Text between the and is displayed on the web page. Contact Us href Attribute Indicates the file name or URL.
      Absolute link: Link to a different website Yahoo
      Relative link: Link to pages on your own site Home
      CSS: Greater typography and page layout control, Style is separate from structure, Styles can be stored in a separate document and associated with the web page, Potentially smaller documents, Easier site maintenance
      CASCADING STYLESHEET: Inline Styles: body section, HTML style attribute, apply only to the specific element
      -Embedded Styles: head section, HTML style element, apply to the entire web page document
      -External Styles: Separate text file with .css file extension, Associate with a HTML link element in the head section of a web page
      -Imported Styles: Similar to External Styles, We’ll concentrate on the other three types of styles.
      CSS SYNTAX SAMPLE :Configure a web page to display blue text and yellow background. body { color: blue; background-color: yellow; }
      This could also be written using hexadecimal color values as shown below. body { color: #0000FF; background-color: #FFFF00; }
      CONFIGURING CSS: Example: configure red color text in an


      Heading text is red

      Example 2: configure the red text in the heading, configure a gray background in the heading: Separate style rule declarations with ;

      This is displayed as a red heading with gray background

      CONFIGURING TEXT WITH CSS:CSS properties for configuring text:
      -font-weight: Configures the boldness of text. font-style: Configures text to an italic style. font-size: Configures the size of the text. font-family: Configures the font typeface of the text. Color- color of text
      -line-height:Configures the height of the line of text (use the value 200% to appear double-spaced) -text-align: Configures alignment of text within a block display element. -text-indent: Configures