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DocType in HTML






Purpose of DocType





Syntax




<!DOCTYPE html>




<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">

Or

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">



Sample




<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
<html>
<head>
    <title>My first page</title>
</head>
<body>
</body>
</html>





Browser support


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Posted By  -  Karan Gupta
 
Posted On  -  Thursday, October 15, 2015
 
Updated On  -  Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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