is the name of the HTML
web editing tool developed by Sausage Software
in the mid-1990s. At the time of its development, there were only a small number of HTML editors available on the market (such as HoTMetaL
) and HotDog gathered significant interest from web users (and then commercial users) due to its ease of use and WYSIWYG
The program was developed by Australian Internet entrepreneur Steve Outtrim
In 2000, the ownership of the product was sold from Sausage Software
and, despite still being called Sausage Software, is now run by a company unrelated to the Outtrim-founded Sausage Software.