HTML Tag Reference Complete List A Free Guide

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Today blog bring for you the collection of HTML Tag Reference Complete List and with their usage details. Thousands of new people are daily starting new blogging and they are looking something like it. This is almost full table of tags content.

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HTML Tag Reference Complete List A Free Guide

HTML Tag Reference Complete List A Free Guide

TagsTags Description
<!– … –>This is used to give the comments or description. Sentences that are laying in this container will not be show in a browser
<!DOCTYPE> !DOCTYPE defines the information of  type the documents 
<a>This defined as a link because this link is used for mutual linking between the HTML document into another HTML document, Sometimes defines an anchor (presenter)
<abbr>AbbDefines an abbreviation or an acronym,  Used to describe an abbreviated expression and you can provide useful information to the searcher
<acronym>Defining acronyms / tag function is approximately equal to the <abbr>
<address>Defines contact information for the author / owner of a document
<applet>Used to enter the java files or an embedded files into HTML documents
<area >Defines the click able area on the map image
<b>Make text bold
<base >Defines the base URL / target for all relative URLs in the document
<basefont >Make the default text attributes, such as color, size, font type for all text in a document
<bdi>Isolates a part of text that might be formatted in a different direction from other text outside it
<bdo>Used to override the text directions
<big>Enlarge the text size 
<blink>Make flashing text (In some browser not working)
<blockquote>Defines a long quotation. At the moment in a text browser will appear indented into
<body>Defining body / HTML document contents, serves to determine how the content of a document is displayed in the web browser. The contents of these documents can be text, images, animals, links and so on
<br >Giving a new line / line break
<button>Defines a click able button
<caption>Make a caption on the table or image
<frameset>Defines a set of frames / Many frame set in one frame
<h1> to <h6>Defined to indicate the start of a headings / Title of the HTML document.
<head>Is used to provide information about the document
<hr >Make a horizontal line
<html>Defined root of an HTML document
<i>Make text italic font,  part of text in an alternate voice or mood
<iframe>Defines an window frame
<img >Defines a serves to display images in HTML documents
<input >Defines input field on the form
<ins>Make underlined text / Defines a text with underline that has been inserted into a document
<kbd>Defines input of text as the keyboard 
<label>Defines a label for an  <input> element
<legend>Defines a caption for a <fieldset> element
<li>Used to display information in a list item format 
<center>Used for middle alignment of the text or images
<cite>Defining quote / Defines the work title 
<code>Defines a piece of computer or html code
<col >Defines the attribute values ​​of one or more columns in a table /
Specifies column properties for each column within a <colgroup> element 
<colgroup>Determining a group of one or more columns in a table for formatting
<dd>Defines a description / value of an item in the description list 
<del>To give the mid line of the text / cross out horizontally on text /Defines text which has been deleted from a document
<dfn>Defines a definition term / Represents the defining example of a term
<dir>Defines a directory list 
<div>Defines a section in html document
<dl>Defines a definition list
<dt>Defining the term (an item) in a definition list
<em>Defines emphasized text. Tag function is similar to the <i> but the <em> Preferred / emphasis on the use of italic text
<embed>Used to insert video files or music files / Defines a container for an external (non-HTML) application
<fieldset>For grouping related elements in the form / make such a frame-box in the form
<font>Defining the type of font, color and size for text
<form>Defines an HTML form for user input form
<frame >Defines the window in frame set
<link >Defining the relationship between documents and external sources
<listing>Tag function is the same as the tag <pre> and recommended using <pre> because the <listing> unfit / dip rotes
<map>Defining a client-side image maps
<marquee> Make text running vertically or horizontally
<menu>Defines a list of menu
<meta >Defines meta data about an HTML document
<nobr>Prevent line breaks in the text or image
<noframes>If the user’s browser does not support frames
<noscript>If the user’s browser does not support client-side scripts
<object>putting embed an object
<ol>Defines the list numbering format
<optgroup>Displays several options that have been grouped in the form of a drop-down list
<option>Featuring some of the options in the form of a drop-down list
<p>Create a paragraph
<param>Defines a parameter for the object
<pre>Create a text with the same font size
<q>Defines a short quotation
<s>To give the mid line of the text / cross out text, tag functionality is the same as the <del> but the <s> is not recommended instead using the <del>
<samp>Defining an example output of the computer program
<script>Defining a client-side script
<select>Make a list of drop-down
<small>Decrease the text size of the default size
<span>Defines a section in a document
<strike>To give the mid line of the text / cross out text, tag functionality is the same as the
<strong>Make text bold, tag functionality is the same as the <
<style>Defines style information for an HTML document
<sub>Giving effect to the text subscript
<sup>Giving effect to the text superscript
<u>Make underlined text, tag functionality is the same as the <ins> but the <u> not recommended for the category of HTML text formatting but including the category HTML Style
<ul>Define lists in bullet format
<var>Define a variable
<xmp>Defines pre formatted text, tag functionality is the same as the tag <pre>
<table>Creating tables
<tbody>To classify the content body in a table
<td>Defining cells in a table
<textarea>Defines a multi line input control
<tfoot>To group footer content in a table
<th>Defines a header cell in a table
<thead>To group the header content in a table
<title>Create a title for an HTML document
<tr>Make rows in a table
<tt>Defines teletype text
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All these tags in HTML Tag Reference List have a pairs opening and closing tags. Here are all shown list is just opening tag to create closing tag just put “/”slash after symbol < .

Example for the <bold> second pair will be </bold> or <td> closing pair </td>. Without using closing pair your tag will not work properly.


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