hypertext markup language

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Synonyms for hypertext markup language

a set of tags and rules (conforming to SGML) for using them in developing hypertext documents

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For many years, basic-level hypertext markup language (HTML) was used to present textual content across the Internet by creating tagged text documents.
The article describes the origins of HTML, the Hypertext Markup Language, currently the lingua franca of the Web that originated with SGML, the Standard Generalized Markup Language.
This flexibility comes from Oracle's ability to support a wide variety of mark-up languages such as Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Wireless Markup Language (WML) and VoxML, and protocols such as Wireless Application Protocol (WAP).
People who write programs for the Internet use Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), a language that provides the instructions for a computer to display data and graphics within a document.
Analysts credit the language of the World Wide Web, otherwise known as HTML or hypertext markup language, for creating a common tongue.