WHAT IS HTML5
What’s New in HTML5
In 1991 , the first HTML specifications where were publish, followed second released of HTML(HTML2) was published in 1995, introducing form-based file upload, tables and more .and early in 1997 recommended a new and improved html specification (HTML3) was published as a W3C.
In late 1997, the last HTML (HTML4) was released. It took 10 years until 2007 the beginning of HTML5, when W3C and WHAYWG began work on HTML5. These two group are working hand on hand to make this product the best ever. W3C bring skills from previous release HTML4 while WHATWG bring Web forms and web applications experience.
THE DOCTYPE ELEMENT
The Doctype is one of the important element in any HTMl document. It comes at the beginning of HTML document. Is used for defining the document type declaration (DTD) which tells browsers how to render the html document (this is called the Standards Mode). The Doctype is one of the most important best part of HTML5 the element was simplified into
THE NEW ELEMENTS IN HTML5
There are so many new elements and features approximately 100 different working groups that write its specifications.
New content –specific elements –Semantic elements such as article, footer, header and nav.
Before I forget HTML5 also includes determining the location of the browser by using the Geolocation APIand File API