WWW FAQs: Who sets standards for the Web?


2004-08-19: although no one is in charge of the World Wide Web, there is an industry organization that sets standards with the cooperation of many companies, institutions and individuals. Standards such as HTML, XHTML, XML and CSS are managed by the World Wide Web Consortium.

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