Web File Formats

Last modified by Farooq Sheikh on 2019/07/17 07:55

It takes a number of file types when building a webpage. Web file formats define the standards for development of webpages and are related to platform in which these are built. A complete website can be built consisting of static as well as dynamic webpages. Most modern websites are built on server side technology such as Active Server Pages (ASP) that are loaded and run on the web server. These also include cascading styling sheets (CSS) and scripting files used for the styling the overall look and feel of UI.

Common web file extensions and their associate file formats include HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), ASP (Active Server Pages), and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).

List of Web File Extensions and Associated File Formats

File ExtensionFile Format
ASPActive Server Pages
CHMCompiled HTML Help File
HTMHyperText Markup Language File
HTMLHyperText Markup Language File
VDWMicrosoft Visio Graphics Service File Format
XAMLXML Based Markup Language
XHTMExtensible Hypertext Markup Language File
XMLExtensible Markup Language
XOMLExtensible Object Markup Language

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Created by Farooq Sheikh on 2019/07/10 12:54