# How to display deleted text in HTML?

Use the <del> tag to display the deleted text. The following are the attributes −

Attribute
Value
Description
Cite
URL
Defines a URL to another document which explains why the text was deleted.
Datetime
YYYYMMDD HH:MM:SS
Defines the date and time the text was deleted.

## Example

You can try to run the following code to display deleted text −

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
</html>