HTML5 is the new standard of HTML. HTML5 introduced many new elements and attributes that are not known to many of us. If you are a web developer then it is must for you to learn HTML5 as most of the clients demand their websites to be built using HTML5. If you keep yourself updated with latest standards you will be able to fetch more projects from Internet.
Here are few excellent resources, books and tutorials to learn HTML5 from basics to advanced level. After following these tutorials you will be able to build your own websites using HTML5.
A list apart has written an excellent preview of HTML5. Before learning the attributes of HTML5, you can take a preview of HTML5 in this tutorial. It will give you an introduction to latest version of HTML.
HTML5 Doctor is the place where you can find the articles related to HTML5 and its semantics. Its was started as a resource for people who wanted to learn the ways to implement HTML5 when there were not much of its resources available.
HTML-5-Tutorial.com is excellent resource for beginners to learn the basic HTML 5 tags to give you a solid start. After completing this tutorial you will be able to build your own basic website.
This book is written with web developer in mind. The focus of this specification is readability and ease of access. This specification removes the information that only browser vendors need to know.
HTML5 Gallery showcases the sites that are built using HTML5 so that you can see how people have interpreted the specification and how they’ve implemented it.
You can download the cheat sheet in PDF format for offline use.
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HTML5 for Web Designers is a 85 pages book that makes it fun to learn HTML5. You can get this book delivered to your doorstep for $18. There is also an eBook version available for $9.
Introducing HTML5 is written by Bruce Lawson and Remy Sharp. The book explains everything related to HTML5 in proper chapters.