Things you should know about HTML5

HTML 5 Presentation

5 Things you should know about HTML5

By Identityguru
Dec 04, 2013

1. What is HTML5?

  • HTML5 is a new standard for HTML
  • HTML5 used for Structuring and presenting content for Web
  • HTML5 document is also called Web Pages
  • HTML5 documents contain HTML tags and plain text
  • HTML5 you can create your own Web site
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2. New features in HTML5

  1. New content-specific elements, like <article>, <footer>, <header>, <nav>, <section>
  2. New form controls, like calendar, date, time, email, url, search
  3. The <video> and <audio> elements for media playback
  4. Full CSS3 Support
  5. The <canvas> element for 2D drawing

3. How to upgrade to HTML5?

  • Change your DOCTYPE:
  • <!DOCTYPE html> And that’s it.
  • Example html5 :
  • <!DOCTYPE html><html><head><meta charset=”UTF-8″>

    <title>Title of the document</title>

    </head>
    <body>

    Content of the document……

    </body>

    </html>

4. What are the HTML5 Rules

  • Reduce the need for external plugins like Flash
  • Better Error Handling
  • More markup to replace scripting like JavaScript
  • HTML5 should be device independent

5. HTML5 Multimedia Video – Bye bye, Flash!

With HTML5, playing video is easier than ever.

    • HTML5 <video> Element

Your browser does not support the video tag.

5. HTML5 Multimedia – Audio

With HTML5, playing audio is easier than ever.

    • HTML5 <audio> Element

Your browser does not support the audio element.

Thank You!