The <article> tag is one of the new sectioning element in HTML5. The HTML <article> tag is used to represent an article. More specifically, the content within the <article> tag is independent from the other content of the site (even though it can be related).
In other words, the article element represents a component of a page that consists of self-contained composition in a document, page or a site. For Ex. in syndication.
<article> Contents. . . </article>
- Google Chrome 6.0
- Internet Explorer 9.0
- Firefox 4.0
- Opera 11.1
- Safari 5.0