HTML5 Boilerplate is a professional base HTML/CSS/JS template for a fast, robust and future-proof site. It promises the best of the best practices baked in: cross-browser normalization, performance optimizations, even optional features like cross-domain Ajax and Flash. A starter apache .htaccess config file hooks you the eff up with caching rules and preps your site to serve HTML5 video, use @font-face, and get your gzip zipple on.  

The code generated by the HTML5 Boilerplate site can help jumpstart your projects. It includes several tips and tricks to handle cross-browser issues that crop up out of the box, implements proven best practices, and ultimately simplifies the process of writing HTML5 compliant web pages. The code generated by HTML5 Boilerplate provides skeleton HTML/CSS/JS code. 


  • Constantly improving
  • Build script – .js and .css minify, image optimization, html optimization, server configurations for caching…
  • Custom install setup – You can choose what you want in “your” boilerplate
  • Cross-Browser compatible
  • HTML5 Ready
  • Print stylesheet ready to use