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HTML5 Form Fields

In this post I'm going to write about HTML5 form fields.  HTML5 has introduced a lot of input controls, which would otherwise been very tedious to code using javascript. Note that if the browser does not support any of these controls, it would just render a plain text field. 1. Color Picker: <input type="color"/> 2. Range slider This input type displays a slider within min and max range of values. <input type="range" min="10" max="80"/> 3. Date  <input type="date"/> 4. Email <input type="email"/> 5. URL  <input type="url"/> 6. Datalist  <input type="text" list="states"/>  <datalist id="states">          <option value="CA">          <option value="TX">          <option value="FL">  </datalist> The datalist input type provides a sugges