HTML - Div element (no meaning)


The div element has no special meaning at all. It's a generic content.

The div element is an element of last resort, for when no other element is suitable to apply a semantic

If you want to organize a text in logical unit, you should use the section element

The div elements can be useful for:

See also: CSS - Block container box


div elements are rendered as block boxes.

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