Tip, Convert from HTML to XML with HTML Tidy

Preserve legacy Web sites with this handy utility

From the developerWorks archives

Benoit Marchal

Date archived: May 13, 2019 | First published: September 18, 2003

This tip demonstrates how to convert HTML documents to XML (or more specifically, XHTML) with a simple, open source tool, HTML Tidy. This conversion is useful for webmasters who are migrating to XML. It can also help XML converts who have to interface with legacy HTML tools.

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