HTML5 Boilerplate: The web’s most popular front-end template

Save time. Create with confidence.

Analytics, icons, and more

A lean, mobile-friendly HTML template; optimized Google Analytics snippet; placeholder touch-device icons; and docs covering dozens of extra tips and tricks.

Normalize.css and helpers

Includes Normalize.css v1.0.x — a modern, HTML5-ready alternative to CSS resets — and further base styles, helpers, media queries, and print styles.

jQuery and Modernizr

Get the latest minified versions of two best-of-breed libraries: jQuery (via Google’s CDN, with local fallback) and the Modernizr feature detection library.

High performance

Apache settings to help you deliver excellent site performance. We independently maintain other server configs, a node build script, and an ant build script.


Who uses HTML5 Boilerplate?

Google, Microsoft, NASA, Nike, Barack Obama, Mercedes-Benz, ITV News, BAE Systems, Creative Commons, Australia Post, Entertainment Weekly, Racing Green, and many more.