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Learn Change to HTML5 Semantic Elements – HTML5 Migration – HTML Code   The existing CSS contains id’s and classes for styling the elements: Code:   body { font-family: Verdana,sans-serif; font-size: 0.9em; } div#header, div#footer { padding: 10px; color: white; Read more…


Learn HTML5 Semantic Elements – HTML Code   Semantics is the study of the meanings of words and phrases in a language. Semantic elements = elements with a meaning.   What are Semantic Elements? A semantic element clearly describes its Read more…


New Elements in HTML5 Below is a list of the new HTML5 elements, and a description of what they are used for.   New Semantic/Structural Elements HTML5 offers new elements for better document structure: Tag Description <article> Defines an article Read more…


Learn Change to HTML5 Doctype – HTML5 Migration – HTML Code Change to HTML5 Doctype   Change the doctype: Code:   <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd”>   to the HTML5 doctype: Code:   <!DOCTYPE html>    


Learn Change to HTML5 Encoding – HTML5 Migration – HTML Code   Change the encoding information: Code:   <meta http-equiv=”Content-Type” content=”text/html;charset=utf-8″>   to HTML5 encoding:   Code:   <meta charset=”utf-8″>    


Close All HTML Elements – HTML5 Style Guide – HTML Code In HTML5, you don’t have to close all elements (for example the <p> element). We recommend closing all HTML elements. Bad:     <section> <p>This is a paragraph. <p>This Read more…


Close Empty HTML Elements – HTML5 Style Guide – HTML Code   In HTML5, it is optional to close empty elements. Allowed:     <meta charset=”utf-8″> Also Allowed:     <meta charset=”utf-8″ />   However, the closing slash (/) is Read more…


Learn HTML Layout Elements – HTML Code Websites often display content in multiple columns (like a magazine or newspaper). HTML5 offers new semantic elements that define the different parts of a web page:  


Learn Inline Elements – HTML Code An inline element does not start on a new line and only takes up as much width as necessary. This is an inline <span> element inside a paragraph.   Code: <span>Hello</span> <span>World</span>    


Accessing HTML Elements with JavaScript – HTML5 Style Guide – HTML Code A consequence of using “untidy” HTML styles can result in JavaScript errors. These two JavaScript statements will produce different results: Example     var obj = getElementById(“Demo”) var Read more…

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