Instant HTML Boilerplate in VSCode with Emmet

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Create an empty index.html document. Place the cursor inside the html editor content and type ! . You will get content selection dialog that looks like this:

Select that and now the html start boilerplate is ready to go!

Bonus

What you need more!? Fine here’s the emmet cheatsheet:

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Ole Ersoy

Ole Ersoy

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