Head and body in a HTML file

Everything inside the file is embraced by the <HTML> tag. Inside there are two parts: The head-element and the body-element. The head contains information on the page, like

Only the contents of the body is displayed on your page. Thus the overall structure of a HTML page is as follows:
<TITLE> my first web page </TITLE>
Your text to be displayed ...

(take the following simple page, and adapt it to your needs. Download the file by rightclicking on the link and choosing "Save target".)

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