HTML Doctypes HTML 4.01 Doctypes


Example

The HTML 4.01 specification provides several different types of doctypes that allow different types of elements to be specified within the document.

HTML 4.01 Strict

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">

Includes all HTML elements and attributes, but does not include presentational or deprecated elements and framesets are not allowed.

HTML 4.01 Transitional

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">

Includes all HTML elements and attributes and presentational and deprecated elements, but framesets are not allowed.

HTML 4.01 Frameset

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Frameset//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/frameset.dtd">

Includes all HTML elements and attributes, presentational and deprecated elements. Framesets are allowed.