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    Compare HTML and XML and provide advantages of XML over HTML.

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    HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language. HTML has a very limited set of tags. The primary difference between XML and HTML is the context in which they are used. XML is more suitable when the data on the site is more than the appearance (Huddleston, 2008). HTML on the other hand is more suitable when the design needs outweigh the data requirements. XML files are plain text files, hence that there is no special software needed to open and modify these files. They are ...

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    This solution compares Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) and Extensible Markup Language (XML). The solution includes comparison of these two as well as advantages of XML over HTML.