HTML <span> Tag


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Description

The HTML <span> tag is used for grouping and applying styles to inline elements.

There is a difference between the span tag and the div tag. The span tag is used with inline elements whilst the div tag is used with block-level content.

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>HTML span Tag</title>
</head>
<body>
<p>This is a paragraph <span style="color:#FF0000;">
This is a paragraph</span>
This is a paragraph</p>
<p><span style="color:#8866ff;">
This is another paragraph</span></p>
</body>
</html>

This will produce following result:

This is a paragraph This is a paragraph This is a paragraph

This is another paragraph

Global Attributes

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

Event Attributes

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

Browser Support

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