Lists provide the information in a structured and easy to read format. The data item on the webpage can be catalogue or indexed. The index that is formed using numbers like 1,2,3,..., letters like a, b, c, ... or symbols like ^circle, square, disc is called a list in HTML. These lists help in formatting the data and put them in a particular order. There are three types of lists that you can use in HTML.
➢ These are :
➢ Unordered list <ul>....</ul> It classifies the data items that have equal importance i.e. none of the data items are ranked. They are identified by a symbol. It may be a □ square, a • circle or a • disc.
➢ Ordered lists <ol> ... </ol> It classifies the data items that do not have equal importance. All the data items are ranked. The ranking can be done using the numbers, the roman numerals or letters.
➢ Definition term lists <dl>....</dl> These lists are the list elements that have an array of tags. The list prepared by <dl> tag is similar to a dictionary. The other tags used with this tag are <dt> to define the definition term and the <dd> for the definition of the list item.
An anchor element is used to create a hyperlink in a webpage. The word anchor has come from the function performed by anchor in a ship. As an anchor supports the ship when it reaches the shore, similarly, the linked document supports the text or the picture on the homepage.
An anchor element consists of three parts:
1. The start tag <a> containing the attribute like href (mandatory), target (optional), name (optional)
2. The text or the image to be hyperlinked
3. The end tag </a>.
➢ The basic syntax of anchor tag is:➢ HTML Table Tags
➢ The data on the webpage can be represented in tabular form. In HTML, the format can be defined using <TABLE > tag. The <TABLE > tag arranges the data items on the web page in rows and columns.