Category Archives: HTML

HTML – Hypertext Markup Language


JHTML stands for Java HTML. This is a page authoring system developed at Art Technology Group (ATG). Files with a “.jhtml” filename extension contain standard HTML tags in addition to proprietary tags that reference Java objects running on a special server setup to handle requests for pages of this sort. When a request is made for a JHTML page, e.g. […]

HTML element

An HTML element is an individual component of an HTML document. HTML documents are composed of a tree of HTML elements and other nodes, such as text nodes. Each element can have attributes specified. Elements can also have content, including other elements and text. HTML elements representsemantics, or meaning. For example, the title element represents the title of the document. In […]

XML Protocol

The XML Protocol (“XMLP”) is a standard being developed by the W3C XML Protocol Working Group to the following guidelines, outlined in the group’s charter: An envelope for encapsulating XML data to be transferred in an interoperable manner that allows for distributed extensibility. A convention for the content of the envelope when used for RPC (Remote Procedure Call) applications. […]

List of XML markup languages

This is a list of XML markup languages. 0-9 8ML Markup language for financial derivatives A AdsML Markup language used for interchange of data between advertising systems. Agricultural Ontology Service AIML Markup language used for creating artificial intelligence chatterbots. Attention Profiling Mark-up Language (APML): format for capturing a person’s interests and dislikes Atom (standard): The Atom Syndication […]


Extensible Markup Language (XML) is a set of rules for encoding documents in machine-readable form. It is defined in the XML 1.0 Specificationproduced by the W3C, and several other related specifications, all gratis open standards. XML’s design goals emphasize simplicity, generality, and usability over the Internet. It is a textual data format with strong support via Unicode for the languages of […]

HTML decimal character rendering

A numeric character reference in HTML refers to a character by its Universal Character Set/Unicode code point, and uses the format &#nnnn; or &#xhhhh; where nnnn is the code point in decimal form, and hhhh is the code point in hexadecimal form. The x must be lowercase in XML documents. The nnnn or hhhh may be any number of digits and may include leading […]

List of document markup languages

Well-known document markup languages HyperText Markup Language (HTML) – the original markup language that was defined as a part of implementing World Wide Web, an ad hoc defined language inspired by the meta format SGML and which inspired many other markup languages. Extensible HyperText Markup Language (XHTML): HTML reformulated in XML syntax. XHTML Basic – a subset […]

Character encodings in HTML

HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) has been in use since 1991, but HTML 4.0 (December 1997) was the first standardized version where internationalcharacters were given reasonably complete treatment. When an HTML document includes special characters outside the range of seven-bit ASCII two goals are worth considering: the information’s integrity, and universal browser display. HTML HTML and HTML5 Dynamic HTML XHTML XHTML Mobile […]

List of XML and HTML character entity references

In SGML, HTML and XML documents, the logical constructs known as character data and attribute values consist of sequences of characters, in which each character can manifest directly (representing itself), or can be represented by a series of characters called a character reference, of which there are two types: a numeric character reference and a character entity reference. This article lists the character entity […]