HTML 5 is a revision of the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), the standard programming language for describing the contents and appearance of Web pages.

HTML 5 was a developed to solve compatibility problems , that affect the current standard, HTLM4.

Documents including:

  • New parsing rules for enhanced flexibility
  • New attributes
  • Elimination of outmoded or redundant attributes
  • Drag and drop capabilities from one HTML5 document to another
  • Offline editing
  • Messaging enhancements
  • Detailed rules for parsing
  • MIME and protocol handler registration
  • A common standard for storing data in SQL databases (Web SQL)

Group of functions:

  • Semantics: It allows to describe more precisely what is its content.
  • Connectivity: Allows you to communicate with the server in new and innovative ways.
  • Offline and Storage: Allows web pages to store data locally on the client side and operate offline more efficiently.
  • Multimedia: It gives us excellent support to use multimedia content as they are audio and video natively.
  • 2D / 3D graphics and effects: Provides a wide range of new features that deal with graphics on the web such as 2D canvas, WebGL, SVG, etc.
  • Performance and Integration: Provides greater speed optimization and better use of hardware.
  • Device Access: Provides APIs for the use of several internal components of input and output of our device.
  • CSS3: Offers a whole new range of options for more sophisticated designs.

 

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