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Free web information
Web address www.w3schools.com
Commercial Yes
Type of site
Web Development Portal
Registration Required for forum
Owner Refsnes Data
Created by Refsnes Data
Launched 1998
Alexa rank
222 (January 2016)[1]
Current status Active

W3Schools is a web developer information website, with tutorials and references relating to HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, SQL, Bootstrap, and jQuery. Created in 1998, its name is derived from the World Wide Web, but is not affiliated with the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium).[2] It is run by Refsnes Data in Norway.[1] W3Schools presents thousands of code examples. By using an online editor, readers can edit examples and execute the code in a sandbox.

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  1. ^ a b "W3schools.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved January 31, 2016. 
  2. ^ "About W3Schools". Retrieved 11 April 2016. 

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