}The Internet is a giant worldwide network connecting computer systems. These networks connect together in many different ways to form the single entity that we know as the Internet.
}The Web provides a multimedia interface to resources available on the Internet }The Internet and the Web are not the same. }
Protocol is http://
www.mtv.com is the domain name
com is the domain code
}A Web page is a simple text file that contains not only text, but also a set of HTML tags that describe how the text should be formatted when a browser displays it on the screen. }The tags are simple instructions that tell the Web browser how the page should look when it is displayed.
}HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language. }A "markup language" is a computer language that describes how a page should be formatted. }If all you want to do is display a long string of black and white text with no formatting, then you don't need HTML. }But if you want to change fonts, add colors, create headlines and embed graphics in your page, HTML is the language you use to do it.