As mentioned in  Chapter 1, the HTML5 standard differs from previous HTML standards in that it is more than just the definition for a markup language. Since the standard was designed to be a platform for creating web applications as well as web pages, it introduces a host of new features designed to make building applications easier: new ways for the browser to communicate with the server, new ways to store and retrieve data, support for common user interactions like drag and drop, and so forth.


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  • Jonathan Reid
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