In this section, we describe three of the organizational elements—
aside. As with all the organizational elements, the
section element is a container. It’s used to group together a section of a web page. Yes, that is indeed a circular definition—the
section container groups together a section of a web page. Sorry about that, but that’s how the HTML5 standard defines the
section element. Even though your English teachers might cringe at such circularity, it gets the point across pretty well. The HTML5 standard also describes the
section element as a thematic grouping of content. In other words, the content is related in some way with a common theme. Typically, a section will contain ...