nav

FilterElements

<nav> ... </nav>

HTML5 only. Represents a section of the document intended for navigation. Not all lists of links are appropriate for nav, only those that represent major navigation blocks on a page or within a section. The links within a nav element can be to other documents or to other areas within the current document.

Start/End Tags

Required/Required

Specifications

  • HTML5
<nav>
  <ul>
    <li><a href="">About us</a></li>
    <li><a href="">Contact</a></li>
    <li><a href="">Home</a></li>
  </ul>
</nav>

Rendered Example

nav is a semantic section element. Its rendering is dependent on style rules.