DocType header for templates

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Current thinking is that HTML5 should be used for Joomla! templates.
Set your template to html5 output:

	$doc = JFactory::getDocument();
	$doc->setHtml5(true);

Recommended DocTypes[edit]

List of recommended DocTypes for different circumstances:

  • HTML5: <!DOCTYPE html>


References about DocTypes[edit]

References about recommended DocTypes: