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    Explain in brief how XHTML contributes to effective web designing.

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    In a 1 to 2 page paper, discuss the XHTML approach for more effective web design

    XHTML (Extensible Hyper Text Markup Language) is not a procedural language like other programming languages but a scripting language, which is interpreted by the browser as it reads the page presented to it by the Web server. XHTML is just a set of allowable tags used to build web pages that are accepted by browsers. The last specification of HTML published by W3C was HTML 4.01 in 1999, after that no further specifications have been released (W3C, 1999). After that W3C has focused on XHTML.

    XHTML is a family of current and future document types and modules that reproduce, subset, and extend HTML (version 4). HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) is an SGML (Standard Generalized Markup Language) application, conforming to International Standard ISO 8879, and is widely regarded as the standard publishing language of the World Wide Web. XHTML subsets HTML, so all web pages ...

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    This solution explains in brief the role played by XHTML in effective web designing. This is a detailed solution which also includes the differences between HTML and XHTML and how this has contributed to better web designing practices.