November 15, 2012
Aside from list and paragraph tags, HTML 4 and earlier didn’t provide any actual structure tags, and we had to use the div tag for our layout framework. HTML5 gives us tags so we can call things as we see them.
Some of the more frequently occurring tags are:
November 10, 2012
And in the beginning, there was the doctype. The doctype is a required part of a properly coded HTML page. Before HTML5, we had several options. There was HTML vs. XHTML, strict, lose, or transitional, and the proper doctype was a pretty long and ugly piece of characters – for example: