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Why are HTML files often referred to as documents?

Why are HTML files often referred to as documents?

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Michael Afanasiev
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Michael Afanasiev
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Hi Ibrahim,

The answer to that would be that HTML was originally designed to share research documents, and the word “documents” still persists today.

If you'd like to know more about what is HTML and a brief history of it, check it out here:

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/Guide/HTML/Introduction

Thanks for answering :)