Can someone help me with this decision?
As far I know you put your main navigation in nav but for some reason I see everyone putting their navigation in aside if it's at the left side of their website. (cms thing or it's how it should be done?)
I have check-in, Check-out and "book now" in header.
Navigation of website I have in nav element at the left side. (see picture below)
What is the correct way?
This is what I would do:
The red box would be the
aside and inside of that, the blue box, would be the
Here's a good blog post that covers the semantics of these tags.
It comes down to your layout. An
aside is normally a small column that sites next to the main content of the layout. A
nav will be any list of links that serves the purpose of navigating. I usually think of
aside as a larger container and a
nav as just a listing of links. This is all very much semantics and very opinion based.