Important points need to be remembered:
- HTML5 footer element is supported by latest versions of all web browsers. Internet Explorer 8 or earlier versions of Internet Explorer do not support footer element.
- Contact information should not be placed directly within footer element, it should be placed within address tag.
There are few HTML5 footer tag examples given below:
Below the footer tag is used as document footer
Below the footer element 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>