When HTML5 came out, it was fascinating new technology that had to rescue all of us. Now, it is difficult to realize that on November 1, HTML5.1 almost imperceptibly became the official standard of development.
The era of big innovations passed in HTML. Now, we are expected by gradually taking root changes in a basic marking. Today, modern web technologies develop very much and very quickly. Therefore, there is the question: "Why we so strongly became interested in a usual markup language?" In HTML5, there were only several new features such as Canvas and an opportunity to play back video and music. In general, there was nothing special. Actually, with HTML5.1, it's all the same.
srcsetattributes allow selecting the images under adaptive imposition.
summaryelements made possible to provide expanded information for authors, leaving an option for the user: to read it or not.
type= "context"attributes allow adding functionality to a context menu of browsers.
requestAnimationFramedoes animation by more effective.
nextJobhelp to explain promise-permissions from the point of view of microtasks.
The attribute for the links
revsupports RDF now (from HTML4).
Possibility of use of cross-domain
EventSource, and also cross-domain content for
The appearance of
event-track-loadfor installation of media.
onunhandledrejectionand API for tracking of promise-deviations.
HTMLTableCaptionElement, HTMLTableSectionElement, HTMLTableRowElementfor elements in the tables.
history.scrollRestorationallows to define what part of the page is displayed in the user's browser at present.
IDL[SameObject]for the objects returning collections.
Possibility of addition of "noopener" to
windowto separate displayed content.
Possibility of addition of the
styleto use Content Security Policy.
All that we need to do is to wait for developers' updated browser or to participate in their updating independently. At the end of the next year, there will be HTML5.2. How do you think that changes will be brought with it?