By Andy Harris

Part of HTML5 and CSS3 All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

This is the basic HTML5 template. Use it as the starting place for all your of HTML5 documents. Some editors allow you to add a template file for quickly creating a file. If your editor does not already have an HTML5 template, you can use this one. You can also keep it someplace convenient to copy and paste from if you wish.

<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
  <meta charset="UTF-8">