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Why are "figure" and "figcaption" elements not included by default?

Posted by Glen 
Why are "figure" and "figcaption" elements not included by default?
March 03, 2017 05:28AM

Is it just because they are "HTML5" elements? If so, when will such elements be supported?

Thanks.

Re: Why are "figure" and "figcaption" elements not included by default?
March 06, 2017 07:55PM

Yes, the problem is that these are HTML5 elements, and no one has stepped up and submitted implementations for the bulk of HTML5.

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