No More Slashes

I’ve gotten in such a habit of closing my img and br and every other such tag that I’ll probably have to work hard to stop. It was forward looking to be XML compatible. You know, server-side parsing, semantic web, search-engine indexing, etc.

Bye bye “<![CDATA<[“! And hey, I only need to remember one doctype: “<!doctype html>”.

More on HTML5

PhpGuru.org: What is new in HTML 5?

W3C.org: HTML 5 differences from HTML 4

Sitepoint.com: RIP XHTML 2