<footer> element – represents content that forms the footer for the section it applies to.
Permitted Content: style elements and flow content. The <footer> element must not be a descendant of the <address>, <footer>, or <header> elements.
Tag omission: both start and end tag must be present.
<p><strong>Random Quote</strong><br />
“What is the use of a fine house if you have not got a tolerable planet to put it on?”<br />
by Henry David Thoreau</p>
Example page (opens in a new tab/ window – view source code):
- http://learning-html5.info/examples/BasicWeblogText.html (note: this page has no CSS styling, it is simply intended to show the overall structure of the HTML5 page).
Default display properties: display: block.
Common Attributes: typical global attributes only.
Permitted Parent Elements: any element which can contain flow elements.