[html5] Main and Section

Brett Ryan brett.ryan at gmail.com
Tue Mar 4 20:45:44 PST 2014

My bad (again) no sleep last night.

Another difference between the w3c spec then, where w3c states:

Contexts in which this element can be used:
Where Flow content is expected, but with no article, aside, footer, header or nav element ancestors.


On 5 Mar 2014, at 3:39 pm, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:

> On Wed, 5 Mar 2014, Brett Ryan wrote:
>> There is no restriction on header/footer elements coming before/after a 
>> main, but main can not be a child of a article/aside or other sectioning 
>> elements. You may only have one main element per document page.
> You can have <main> in an <article> or <aside>, and have multiple per 
> page. It's basically the same as <div>.
>   http://whatwg.org/html#the-main-element
> -- 
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