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HTML element: <blockquote>

Availability

BlackBerry® Device Software 3.7 or later

The <blockquote> element indicates that the enclosed text is part of a quotation. By default, the BlackBerry® Browser renders the <blockquote> element in the default font, with the left and right margins indented by one character space.

Considerations

To conform to XHTML (strict) or XHTML-MP, you must use a block-level element around the text within the <blockquote> element.

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Availability

cite

URI

This attribute provides a URL citation to indicate the source of a quotation. The attribute value should be a URL enclosed in quotation marks.

4.6 or later

Common attributes

The <blockquote> element supports the class, dir, id, lang, style, and title attributes.

For more information, see Common attributes.

Event attributes

The <blockquote> element supports the onclick, onkeydown, onkeypress, onkeyup, onmousedown, onmousemove, onmouseout, onmouseover, and onmouseup events.

For more information, see HTML event attributes.

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