Here we will have look at how to create a Maven 2 Web application using "Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers"
If you don't have the IDE, it can be downloaded from here for free.
Maven is a tool that can be used for building and managing any Java-based project. Here we will consider only about how to create a Web Application.
Below are the steps to create the web application,
Step 1: Right click on project explorer and select New-->Other