What is Markup Language?

As HTML is a Markup Language, so I want to know what is Markup Language? Why we called it Markup?

Markup languages are designed for the processing, definition and presentation of text. HTML is the best example of Markup Language.

Hi,
Markup languages are designed for the processing, definition and presentation of text. The language specifies code for formatting, both the layout and style, within a text file. The code used to specify the formatting are called tags. HTML is a an example of a widely known and used markup language.

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Jeya vinoth.J
Desss Inc

@jeyavinoth don’t do copy paste answers from external websites.
Thanks!

K…then what to do?