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HTML Treehouse Club: HTML Publish a Story HTML Structure

Doctype stands for?

Doctype stands for?

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
210,933 Points

It's short for "document type".
For web development, "<!DOCTYPE html>" is probably the only document type declaration you'll ever use.

Fran ADP
Fran ADP
6,291 Points

It is telling the browser what type of document and web page it is.