What is New?
- New Elements
- New Attributes
- Full CSS3 Support
- Video and Audio
- 2D/3D Graphics
- Local Storage
- Local SQL Database
- Web Applications
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<video width="420" controls>
<source src="mov_bbb.mp4" type="video/mp4">
<source src="mov_bbb.ogg" type="video/ogg">
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What is HTML5?
HTML5 is the latest standard for HTML.
HTML5 was specially designed to deliver rich web content without the need for additional plugins.
HTML5 has new semantic, graphics, and multimedia elements.
HTML5 also has new form elements and new API's to make it easier to build web applications.
HTML5 is cross-platform, designed to work on types of hardware (PCs, Tablets, Phones, TVs, etc.).
Whit is New?
The new DOCTYPE declaration for HTML5 is very simple:
The new character encoding (charset) declaration is also very simple:
|The default character encoding in HTML5 is UTF-8.|
<title>Title of the document</title>
Content of the document......
HTML5 - New Features
Some of the most interesting new features of HTML5 are:
- New semantic elements like <header>, <footer>, <article>, and <section>.
- New form controls, like number, date, time, calendar, and range.
- Strong support for graphics with <canvas> and <svg>.
- Strong support for multimedia with <video> and <audio>.
- Powerful new APIs, like local storage replacement for cookies.
The following HTML 4.01 elements has been removed from HTML5:
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