HTML: The Markup Language Reference

sectionsection NEW # T

The section element represents a section of a document, typically with a title or heading.

Permitted contents #

zero or more style elements, followed by flow content

Permitted attributes #

global attributes
Any attributes permitted globally.

Additional constraints and admonitions #

Tag omission #

A section element must have both a start tag and an end tag.

Permitted parent elements #

any element that can contain flow elements

DOM interface #

Uses HTMLElement.

Typical default display properties #

section {
display: block; }