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Video: The Reasons Behind HTML5 Semantics

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A number of prominent front-end developers delivered helpful talks at this year's Fronteers 2011 conference in Amsterdam.

In this video, Bruce Lawson flexes his linguistic muscles (he also has a degree in English literature) to uncover the deeper reasoning behind many specific features of HTML5 semantics (e.g., the distinction between <section> and <article>).

You can also view the slides and read the transcript.

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