!DOCTYPE is used for specifying which version of HTML the document is using. The following specifies HTML5 and is the only modern declaration that should be used going forward.
All HTML documents must start with a
This is a Heading
This is a paragraph.
Older DOCTYPE Formats
There are older DOCTYPE declarations that are no longer used in modern website development.
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