What Do We Mean When We Say HTML5?
The Learning Circuits
DECEMBER 7, 2011
No doubt you’ve heard at least a whisper about HTML5 over the last year. It’s a Flash-killer. Another complication is that “HTML5” is often used to refer to a range of modern web technologies. Simply speaking, HTML is the language that the Web is written in, and HTML5 is the most recent version of it. Why is HTML5 important? When I asked this question to a group I was speaking to about HTML5 authoring tools last month, about half of them held up their iPads.