The web’s most popular front-end template

HTML5 Boilerplate helps you build fast, robust, and adaptable web apps or sites. Kick-start your project with the combined knowledge and effort of 100s of developers, all in one little package.

Save time. Create with confidence.

Analytics, icons, and more

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

Normalize.css and helpers

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


Get the latest minified versions of Modernizr: Modernizr feature detection library, complete with a custom build configuration

High performance

Apache settings to help you deliver excellent site performance. We independently maintain server configs for multiple platforms.

Introduction to v8

What's new?

Who uses HTML5 Boilerplate?

Microsoft, NASA, Nike, Barack Obama, ITV News, Creative Commons, Australia Post, and many more.

Download v8.0.0