This specification defines the HyperText Markup Language (HTML), version 4.0, the publishing language
of the World Wide Web. In addition to the text, multimedia, and hyperlink features of the previous
versions of HTML, HTML 4.0 supports more multimedia options, scripting languages, style sheets, better
printing facilities, and documents that are more accessible to users with disabilities. HTML 4.0 also takes
great strides towards the internationalization of documents, with the goal of making the Web truly World
HTML 4.0 is an SGML application conforming to International Standard ISO 8879 -- Standard
Generalized Markup Language [ISO8879] [p.323] .