HTML - <dir> Tag



The HTML <dir> tag is used for specifying a directory list. This is very similar to <ul> tag but now this is deprecated.


<!DOCTYPE html>

      <title>HTML dir Tag</title>



This will produce the following result −

Global Attributes

This tag supports all the global attributes described in HTML Attribute Reference

Specific Attributes

The HTML <dir> tag also supports the following additional attributes −

Attribute Value Description
compact compact Deprecated − Specifies a compact rendering.

Event Attributes

This tag supports all the event attributes described in HTML Events Reference

Browser Support

Chrome Firefox IE Opera Safari Android
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes