Web Content

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Web content has changed with time

Web content now includes pictures, games, business, blogs vlogs, videos and more. It began in an academic setting, dominated by type-written pages. The idea of the Web was to link directly from one academic paper to another.


HTML is short for HyperText Markup Language, the language used to create documents on the Internet.

HTML defines the structure and layout of a Web document. The correct structure for an HTML document starts with <HTML><HEAD>(enter here what document is about)<BODY> and ends with </BODY></HTML>. All the Web page's information fits between the <BODY> and </BODY> tags.

There are hundreds of other tags used to format and lay out Web page information. Tags are also used to specify hypertext links. These allow Web developers to direct users to other Web pages by clicking an image or word. HTML

Web games

Web games are launched through a Web page and do not require installation of software. Games downloaded to the user’s hard-drive and run outside of the web-browser are not considered Web games. But Web games might be launched from a Web page that requires a general or custom ActiveX control. Web Games Defined


Electronic commerce is the concept for doing business online. It is the paperless exchange of business information using electronic data interchange (EDI), e-mail, electronic bulletin boards, fax transmissions, and electronic funds transfer. It refers to Internet shopping, online stock and bond transactions, downloading and selling “soft merchandise” (software, documents, graphics, music, etc.), and business-to-business transactions. BusinessTown

Blogs and vlogs

A blog is written by a person in the form of a public, online journal. Blogs very in how personal, formal or useful they are. There are hundreds of thousands of blogs and each one is unique.

People maintained blogs long before the word blog existed. Automated publishing systems such as blogger.com made blogging easier and more popular. Thousands of people use services such as Blogger to simplify and accelerate the publishing process.

A vlog (or video blog) is a blog that contains video content. Some bloggers have included video content for years. However, vlogging is becoming more common as equipment becomes cheaper and supporting software, hosting and aggregation sites become more prevalent. Both Yahoo and Google feature video sections and many MP3 players support video. Blogger