For the browser to execute the statement, it must be placed inside a <script> element. This element describes which section of the HTML code contains executable code, and will be described in further detail later.
This basic hello World program can then be used as a starting point for any new programs that you need to create.
Copy and paste the basic program in a file, save it on your hard disk as "exercise 1-1.html". You can run it in two ways:
Save the file above as "exercise 1-2.html". Replace the double quotes in the line alert("Hello World!"); with single quotes, so it reads alert('Hello World!'); and save the result. If you open this file in the browser, what happens?
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