Important point needs to be remembered:
- Contact information should not be placed directly within <footer> element, it should be placed within <address> tag.
Web browser support:
HTML5 <footer> element is supported by latest versions of all web browsers. Internet Explorer 8 or earlier versions of Internet Explorer do not support this tag.
There are few HTML5 <footer> tag examples given below:
Below the <footer> element is used as document footer.
Below the <footer> tag is used as article footer.
<article> Article content <footer> Footer info for the article </footer> </article>
Below the <footer> element is used as section footer.
<section> Section content <footer> Footer info for the section </footer> </section>