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The body element

Element Summary

The body element defines the section that contains the content (information and structure) of the HTML document. There can be only one body element in a document.

Best Practices

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Internationalisation Techniques

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Accessibility Techniques

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
    <title>body Element Example</title>
    <p>This is within the main section of content of an HTML document. Any number of the other 14 types of sections can be included here.</p>

See Also

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