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.

Starter template

A delete-key friendly index.html with recommended meta tags and other goodness.


Includes main.css which provides base styles, helpers, media queries, and print styles.

Server Settings

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

Icons & more

Placeholder favicon, touch-device icon and docs covering dozens of extra tips and tricks.

Who uses HTML5 Boilerplate?

Australia Post
Creative Commons
ITV News
Nike SB
Obama Foundation