The <footer> tag in HTML is used to define a footer of HTML document. This section contains the footer information (author information, copyright information, carriers etc). The footer tag are used within body tag. The <footer> tag is new in the HTML5. The footer elements require a start tag as well as an end tag.
<footer> ... </footer>
A footer element typically contain authorship information, copyright information, contact information, sitemap, back to top links, related documents etc
Below examples illustrate the <footer> Tag in HTML elements:
Browser Support: The footer tag is new in HTML5 and it supports in the browser which are listed below:
- Apple Safari 5.1+
- Google Chrome 6+
- Firefox 4+
- Opera 11.1+
- Internet Explorer 9+
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