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The following new tags are added in HTML 5.


Tag Description
<article> Specifies an article
<aside> Specifies content aside from the page content
<audio> Specifies sound content
<bdi> For bi-directional text formatting
<canvas> Define graphics
<data> Allows for machine-readable data to be provided
<datagrid> Allows for an interactive representation of tree, list, or tabular data
<datalist> Specifies an “autocomplete” dropdown list
<details> Specifies details of an element
<dialog> Specifies that part of an application is interactive.
<embed> Specifies external application or interactive content
<eventsource> Specifies a target for events sent by a server
<figcaption> Specifies caption for the figure element.
<figure> Specifies a group of media content, and their caption
<footer> Specifies a footer for a section or page
<header> Specifies a group of introductory or navigational aids, including hgroup elements
<keygen> Generates a key pair
<main> Specifies the main content area of an HTML document.
<mark> Specifies marked text
<menuitem> Specifies a command that a user can invoke from a popup menu.
<meter> Specifies measurement within a predefined range
<nav> Specifies navigation links
<output> Specifies some types of output
<progress> Specifies progress of a task of any kind
<ruby> Specifies a ruby annotation (used in East Asian typography)
<rp> Used for the benefit of browsers that don’t support ruby annotations
<rt> Specifies the ruby text component of a ruby annotation.
<section> Specifies a section
<source> Specifies media resources
<summary> Specifies a summary / caption for the <details> element
<time> Specifies a date/time
<track> Specifies a text track for media such as video and audio
<video> Specifies a video
<wbr> Specifies a line break opportunity for very long words and strings of text with no spaces.