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.
<!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 the following result −
This tag supports all the global attributes described in − HTML Attribute Reference
This tag supports all the event attributes described in − HTML Events Reference