HTML5 Tutorial – Introduction

HTML5 is the latest version of HTML.

HTML5 will be the new standard for HTML, XHTML, and the HTML DOM.

HTML5 invention was started in year 2006.

HTML5 is nothing but combination of HTML, CSS and JAVASCRIPT.

HTML5 is error free hypertext if you pass any invalid tag browser ignores that.

HTML5 Features

HTML5 can validate our Form from client side by using some easy methods.

Device Independent (Adjust the site according to the page).

Reduce the need of JavaScript for Form Validation.

New support for Media Tags.

Functions for embedding audio, video, and graphics.

New structural elements <article>, <header>, <footer>, <nav>, <section> and <figure>.

New form controls calender, date, time, email and url search

HTML5 has a great element called CANVAS where you can draw your images by some easy methods.

Client-side data storage.

Better view of Code.

HTML5 Modules

New Markup Elements

New Media Tags

Canvas Tag and SVG Tag(drawing tags)

New Form Input Tags

New Form Attributes

Web Storage

Drag and Drop Feature

HTML5 Layout Structure

We will discuss about Layout Structure in more detail in the coming chapter.


html5 layout structure