|Current Status:||Recommendation (REC)|
|Abstract:||This specification defines the 5th major version, first minor revision of the core language of the World Wide Web: the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). In this version, new features continue to be introduced to help Web application authors, new elements continue to be introduced based on research into prevailing authoring practices, and special attention continues to be given to defining clear conformance criteria for user agents in an effort to improve interoperability.|
HTML 5.1 Updates:
- Nov 1, 2016: changed status of "HTML 5.1" from PR to REC; changed status of "High Resolution Time Level 2" from WD to CR; changed status of "Webmention" from CR to PR
- Sep 15, 2016: added "Web Payments HTTP API 1.0", "Web Payments HTTP Messages 1.0", and "TV Control API Specification", changed status of "Secure Contexts" from WD to CR; changed status of "HTML 5.1" from CR to PR
- Jun 22, 2016: changed status of "HTML 5.1" from WD to CR
- Jul 9, 2015: added "HTML 5.1"