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Supported HTML elements: Alphabetical

Element

Markup support

Description

Availability

 

HTML

XHTML

XHTML-MP

 

Partial

Full

<!-- ... -->

x

x

x

Specifies a comment.

 

3.7

<a>

x

x

x

Specifies an anchor.

3.7

4.6

<abbr>

x

x

x

Specifies an abbreviation.

 

4.6

<acronym>

x

x

x

Specifies an acronym.

 

4.6

<address>

x

x

x

Specifies a mailing address.

 

4.6

<area>

x

x

 

Specifies a link area in an image map.

3.7

4.6

<b>

x

x

x

Specifies bold text.

 

3.7

<base>

x

x

x

Specifies an absolute URI that acts as the base URI for resolving relative URIs.

4.0

4.6

<basefont>

x

   

Deprecated. Specifies the base font used in the document.

 

3.7

<bdo>

x

x

 

Specifies the language direction of the enclosed text.

 

4.6

<big>

x

x

x

Specifies a large text style.

 

4.0

<blockquote>

x

x

x

Specifies a long quotation.

 

3.7

<body>

x

x

x

Defines the body container element.

3.2

4.6

<br>

x

x

x

Specifies a line break.

 

3.7

<button>

x

x

 

Specifies a button.

 

4.6

<caption>

x

x

 

Specifies a table caption.

 

3.7

<center>

x

   

Deprecated. Specifies centered text.

 

3.7

<cite>

x

x

x

Defines a citation.

 

4.6

<code>

x

x

x

Specifies a computer code fragment.

 

4.6

<dd>

x

x

x

Specifies a definition description.

 

3.7

<del>

x

x

 

Specifies deleted text.

 

3.7

<dfn>

x

x

x

Defines an instance definition.

 

3.7

<dir>

x

   

Deprecated. Specifies a directory list.

3.7

 

<div>

x

x

x

Specifies a generic language or style container.

 

3.7

<dl>

x

x

x

Specifies a definition list.

 

3.7

<dt>

x

x

x

Specifies a definition term.

 

3.7

<em>

x

x

x

Specifies emphasis text style.

 

3.7

<fieldset>

x

x

x

Specifies a form control group container.

 

4.6

<font>

x

   

Deprecated. Specifies a local font change.

 

3.7

<form>

x

x

x

Specifies a form container.

3.7

4.6

<frame>

x

x

 

Specifies a window pane.

4.2

4.6

<frameset>

x

x

 

Defines a window layout.

4.2

4.6

<h1> to <h6>

x

x

x

Specifies specific heading levels.

 

3.7

<head>

x

x

x

Specifies the document head.

3.7

4.6

<hr>

x

x

x

Specifies a horizontal rule.

4.6

<html>

x

x

x

Specifies the document root element.

3.7

4.6

<I>

x

x

x

Specifies an italic text style.

 

3.7

<iframe>

x

x

 

Specifies a inline frame.

4.6

<img>

x

x

x

Specifies an embedded image.

3.7

4.6

<input>

x

x

x

Specifies a form control.

3.7

4.6

<ins>

x

x

Specifies inserted text style.

 

4.6

<kbd>

x

x

x

Specifies keyboard input text style.

 

4.6

<label>

x

x

x

Specifies a form field label.

 

4.6

<legend>

x

x

 

Specifies a fieldset legend.

 

4.6

<li>

x

x

x

Specifies a list item.

3.7

4.6

<link>

x

x

x

Specifies a media independent link.

3.7

4.6

<map>

x

x

Specifies a client side image map.

 

3.7

<menu>

x

 

Deprecated. Specifies a menu list.

3.7

 

<meta>

x

x

x

Specifies a container for meta information.

3.7

4.6

<noscript>

x

x

 

Specifies an alternate content container.

 

4.0

<object>

x

x

x

Specifies a generic object container.

4.0

4.6

<ol>

x

x

x

Specifies an ordered, or numbered, list.

 

3.7

<optgroup>

x

x

x

Specifies a group of options.

3.7

4.6

<option>

x

x

x

Specifies a choice from a selection list.

3.7

4.6

<p>

x

x

x

Specifies a paragraph.

 

3.7

<param>

x

x

x

Specifies a named property value.

4.0

4.6

<pre>

x

x

 

Specifies a preformatted text style.

3.7

4.6

<q>

x

x

x

Specifies a short inline quotation.

 

4.6

<s>

x

   

Specifies a short inline quotation.

 

3.7

<samp>

x

x

x

Specifies a sample output container.

 

4.6

<script>

x

x

 

Specifies a JavaScript® container.

4.0

4.6

<select>

x

x

x

Specifies an option list container.

3.7

4.6

<small>

x

x

x

Specifies a small text style.

 

3.7

<span>

x

x

x

Specifies a small text style.

 

4.6

<strike>

x

 

Deprecated. Specifies a strike through text style.

 

3.7

<strong>

x

x

x

Specifies a strong emphasis text style.

 

3.7

<style>

x

x

x

Specifies a style definition container.

 

4.6

<sub>

x

x

 

Specifies subscript text style.

 

4.0

<sup>

x

x

 

Specifies superscript text style.

 

4.0

<table>

x

x

x

Specifies superscript text style.

4.0

4.6

<tbody>

x

x

 

Specifies a table body.

 

4.6

<td>

x

x

x

Specifies a table data cell.

4.0

4.6

<textarea>

x

x

x

Specifies a multiline text field.

3.7

4.6

<tfoot>

x

x

 

Specifies a table footer.

 

4.6

<th>

x

x

x

Specifies a table header cell.

3.7

4.6

<thead>

x

x

 

Specifies a table header.

 

4.6

<title>

x

x

x

Specifies a table header.

 

3.7

<tr>

x

x

x

Specifies a table row.

4.0

4.6

<tt>

x

x

 

Specifies a table row.

 

4.6

<u>

x

   

Deprecated. Specifies an underlined text style.

 

3.7

<ul>

x

x

x

Specifies an unordered, or bulleted, list.

3.7

4.6

<var>

x

x

x

Specifies a variable or program argument.

 

3.7

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