Compare or contrast html files. Compare
Web pages as a text or compare web pages as a .htm files with a set of html
Compare Suite you can match any web page or .htm file. This means
that you can do comparison in both ways - contrast web pages
represented as text, or compare web pages as a set of html tags.
main reason to match web pages is to find and to analyze changes
that were made on this web-site. Best solution is comparing of page's
content, but not htm tags within page. Chose solution that fits
your needs. Decide first why you need to compare .htm files or other
document. If you are web-master and need to know details about all
html tags or you need to collect text information fast and stay
informed only about text of main tags.
need comparing web pages?
we use comparison to find changes that were made in document, then
comparison of web-pages is for the same reason.
you've visited some web-page you can save the page to your hard disk
and compare with previous version of the same page. The result of
comparison is the idea about what was changed and what was added and
what was deleted.
this data to find out what author of web page was doing with his
article, idea or business.
another comparison process this involve comparing of files and most of
comparison programs suggest to compare not a text of web-page, but htm
tags with "<p>", "<href..." and
is useful when you are webmaster and want to find all the changes that
were made. But main idea of comparing of web-page is to find out
changes that were made in content but not in document's structure.
comparing .htm file you need information about changes that were made
in document structure, i.e. column's color or size was changed or
other, that you can freely use any compare tool.
comparing .htm file you want to get information about content changes
and about changes of some important tags (such as image ALT tag) or .htm
link, then you should use product allows to compare web pages as a
Suite suggests both comparison types -- comparing .htm as a text and
comparing .htm as a document written in HyperText Markup Language
you can see two documents. Both are this article, but the first one is
old version of this article with no text typed.
you can see I've changed description, keywords and title tags of this
document and the picture that the result of comparison with Compare
picture shows changes that were made - Compare Suite highlight changes
that were made in text of the web page.
I'm disabling Compare Suite's htm2txt filter so Compare Suite will do
not a comparison of two web-pages but a comparison of two documents,
written in HyperText Markup Language (.html). It's useful if you are
select Options command in Tools menu. Go to Plug-ins -> Html tab
and check off the "Converter enabled" check box. I click
"OK" and then click Compare Button on tool bar (or just
press F5 button on keyboard.
result of comparison of two .htm files, represented as HyperText Markup Language
text. It's useful for webmasters as shows changed .htm tags.
picture is another part of compared documents:
you can see, it is not easy to understand what changes were made in
web-page's text. Just compare this picture with comparison or web page
as a text:
solution that fits your needs. Decide first why you need to compare .htm
files or other document. If you are web-master and need to know
details about all html tags or you need to collect text information
fast and stay informed only about text of main tags.
Suite suggest you solution for both roles. And more over, it provides
you with ability to compare another office documents - such as MS
Office files (.doc, .xls) or Adobe Acrobat files (.pdf).
advanced user you can always configure Compare Suite to compare binary
files or .htm files as a set of html tags. It easy to do with Options
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