HTML5 New Tags

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HTML5 is the next major revision of the HTML standard superseding HTML 4.01, XHTML 1.0, and XHTML 1.1. HTML5 is a standard for structuring and presenting content on the World Wide Web.

HTML5 is a cooperation between the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG).

It introduces new tags as well to help developers −

Tags (Elements)
Represents an independent piece of content of a document, such as a blog entry or newspaper article
<aside >
Represents a piece of content that is only slightly related to the rest of the page.
Defines an audio file.
This is used for rendering dynamic bitmap graphics on the fly, such as graphs or games.
Represents a command the user can invoke.
Together with the new list attribute for input can be used to make comboboxes
Represents additional information or controls which the user can obtain on demand
Defines external interactive content or plugin.
Represents a piece of self-contained flow content, typically referenced as a single unit from the main flow of the document.
Represents a footer for a section and can contain information about the author, copyright information, et cetera.
Represents a group of introductory or navigational aids.
Represents the header of a section.
Represents control for key pair generation.
Represents a run of text in one document marked or highlighted for reference purposes, due to its relevance in another context.
Represents a measurement, such as disk usage.
Represents a section of the document intended for navigation.
Represents some type of output, such as from a calculation done through scripting.
Represents a completion of a task, such as downloading or when performing a series of expensive operations.
Together with <rt> and <rp> allow for marking up ruby annotations.
Represents a generic document or application section
Represents a date and/or time.
Defines a video file.
Represents a line break opportunity.

Refer the complete list of HTML tags.

Updated on 04-Mar-2020 08:17:10