If <body></body> shows up on the browser, why is the <p></p> tags still needed?
Thanks to Google! This might help you 👇 https://goo.gl/search/Why+does+%3Cp%3E+need+for+html <p> HTML Tag » - HTML.com The <p> element is used to identify blocks of paragraph text. The closing <p> tag is optional and is implied by the opening tag of the next HTML element encountered in an HTML document after an opening <p> tag.
You still need the <p> tag and various other tags for page structure.