HTML 5 (formerly spelled HTML5) is a markup language used for structuring and presenting content on the World Wide Web. It is the fifth and current major version of the HTML standard, and subsumes XHTML. It currently exists in two standardized forms: HTML 5.2 Recommendation by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C, a broad coalition of organizations), intended primarily for Web content developers; and HTML Living Standard by WHATWG (a small consortium of four browser vendors), intended primarily for browser developers, though it also exists in an abridged Web developer version. There are minor conflicts between the two groups’ specifications.
There has been quite a ruckus lately about HTML5 – what, why, when etc… The following infographic will probably make it easier to grasp the whole idea…
This infographic appeared in a post by Polly Becker. Great work and thanks for offering it to us!
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