<footer> HTML element represents a footer for its nearest sectioning content or sectioning root element. A
<footer> typically contains information about the author of the section, copyright data or links to related documents.
|Content categories||Flow content, palpable content.|
|Permitted content||Flow content, but with no
|Tag omission||None, both the starting and ending tag are mandatory.|
|Permitted parents||Any element that accepts flow content. Note that a
|Implicit ARIA role||contentinfo, or no corresponding role if a descendant of an article, aside, main, nav or section element, or an element with
|Permitted ARIA roles||
This element only includes the global attributes.
<footer> Some copyright info or perhaps some author info for an <article>? </footer>
Prior to the release of Safari 13, the
contentinfo landmark role was not properly exposed by VoiceOver. If needing to support legacy Safari browsers, add
role="contentinfo" to the
footer element to ensure the landmark will be properly exposed.
|HTML Standard (HTML)|
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