HTML <section> Tag.

Example

A section in a document, explaining what WWF is :

  <section>
  <h1>WWF</h1>
  <p>The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is....</p>
</section> 
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Definition and Usage

The <section> tag defines sections in a document, such as chapters, headers, footers, or any other sections of the document.


Browser Support

Element Chrome Internet Explorer Firefox Safari Opera
<section> 6.0 9.0 4.0 5.0 11.1

Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5

The <section> tag is new in HTML5.


Default CSS Settings

Most browsers will display the <section> element with the following default values :

Example

section 
{
    display: block;
}