Every plane, train, and automobile rental website is going to have some sort of time/date picker. It's great to finally have a semantic method to approach this so let's look at how to create these
input types using HTML5.
As of this writing, only the Opera browser offers full support for each of these new
HTML5 actually has six different new
inputs that can control date and time. Briefly, they are:
<input type="date" />
<input type="datetime" />
<input type="datetime-local" />
<input type="month" />
<input type="time" />
<input type="week" />
Each of these
input types can be thought of as variations of one another. It's our job as developers to choose to the one that best fits the ...