The footer tag defines the footer for the section it's applied to.
The footer tag is new in HTML 5.
DTD: HTML5: <!doctype html>
footer Web Browser Support:
Global attributes, event attributes
footer End Tag:
Tags valid as content: Flow elements and character data.
Tags valid as container: Flow elements
footer Special Notes:
The footer tag must not be a descendant of the header, footer, or address elements. If you include contact information you should put that inside the address tag inside the footer tag. The footer typically includes information about the section, such as the author, related documents, copyright data, and so on.
More footer Information: