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Errata for Start Here! Learn HTML5

The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update

Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Page 9

In the Notepad image, the <DOCTYPE HTML> should be <!DOCTYPE HTML> with an exclamation mark in front.

Byron Minick  Mar 10, 2013 
Page 27
Step #3

Step 3 should be: <meta charset="utf-8">

Byron Minick  Mar 10, 2013 
Page 52

This is a machine translation: The construction of the list I think is not correct.... <ol> <li>Thursday: Do Algebra homework</li> <li>Friday: Housesit for neighbors: <ul><li>Bring in the mail</li> <li>Take out the trash</li> <li>Feed the dogs</li> <li>Stop the newspaper delivery</li></ul></li>.....wrong? <li>Saturday: Wash car</li> </ol> would correct be.... <li>Stop the newspaper delivery</li></ul> Best Regards, Alfredo Pérez.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Correct code is: <li>Stop the newspaper delivery</li></ul>

Alfedo Pérez  Dec 25, 2012 
Page 101
2nd Image

Typo: The first tag in the default.css (second image) should be "hr" and not "nr".

Byron Minick  Apr 04, 2013 
Page 135
Step #4

In step #4, there's an accidental typo. The words "text-indent: 20px;" is listed twice when it's only needed once.

Byron Minick  Apr 05, 2013 
Page 197
Step #8

In step #8, the example shows </div><header> when it should only be </div>.

Byron Minick  Apr 24, 2013