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Re: Naming of <header>

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 1 May 2009 21:31:33 +0000 (UTC)
To: Bruce Lawson <bruce@brucelawson.co.uk>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0905012128490.7824@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Fri, 1 May 2009, Bruce Lawson wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Apr 2009 19:40:20 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> > 
> > Per feedback on the matter, I've renamed <header> to <hgroup> and 
> > introduced a new <header>.
> 
> Does the new header require a h1.. h6 element as a descendent?

Nope. For the exact content model rules, see

   http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#the-header-element

...which says:

# Content model:
#    Flow content, but with no header or footer element descendants.

HTH,
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