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HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)

HTML, or Hypertext Markup Language, is the language we use to specify the structure of our document. It is composed of a series of tags that form elements.

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You can "change" the default behavior of a type of element by changing its display property with CSS.

Block Elements

A block element assumes that it has a break before and after it, meaning that, by default, it takes up a single line all to itself.

Examples of block elements: <div>,<p>,<li>

Inline Elements

Unlike, block elements, inline elements do not assume a break before and after, and therefore can share a line with text and other inline elements.

Examples of inline elements: <a>, <button>