HTML Tags with Description

In this page all HTML tags that include new HTML5 tags, previous version tags that are still useful (always will be), and some tags remove that are no more longer uses. Following all HTML tags with description alphabetically listed with references, examples.

HTML5 Tags with Description

NEW - New tag introduce in HTML5
REMOVE - Not Support in HTML5
NEW/REMOVE - New Tag introduce in HTML5, But now yet support in HTML5

Tag Description In HTML5?
<!--...--> Describe a comment text in the source code  
<!doctype> Defines a document type  
<a> Specific a anchor (Hyperlink)
Use for link in internal/external web documents.
 
<abbr> Describes an abbreviation (acronyms)  
<acronym> Describes an acronyms REMOVE
<address> Describes an address information  
<applet> Embedding an applet in HTML document REMOVE
<area> Defines an area in an image map  
<article> Defines an article NEW
<aside> Describes contain set(or write) on aside place in page contain NEW
<audio> Specific audio content NEW
<b> Specific text weight bold  
<base> Define a base URL for all the links with in a web page  
<basefont> Describes a default font color, size, face in a document REMOVE
<bb> Define browser command, that command invoke as per client action NEW/ REMOVE
<bdo> Specific direction of text display  
<big> Defines a big text REMOVE
<blockquote> Specifies a long quotation  
<body> Defines a main section(body) part in HTML document  
<br /> Specific a single line break  
<button> Specifies a press/push button  
<canvas> Specifies the display graphics on HTML web documment NEW
<caption> Define a table caption  
<center> Specifies a text is display in center align REMOVE
<cite> Specifies a text citation  
<code> Specifies computer code text  
<col> Specifies a each column within a <colgroup> element in table  
<colgroup> Defines a group of one or more columns inside table  
<command> Define a command button, invoke as per user action NEW
<datagrid> Define a represent data in datagrid either list wise or tree wise NEW/ REMOVE
<datalist> Define a list of pre-defined options surrounding <input> tag NEW
<dd> Defines a definition description in a definition list  
<del> Specific text deleted in web document  
<details> Define a additional details hide or show as per user action NEW
<dfn> Define a definition team  
<dialog> Define a chat conversation between one or more person NEW/ REMOVE
<dir> Define a directory list REMOVE
<div> Define a division part  
<dl> Define a definition list  
<dt> Define a definition team  
<em> Define a text is emphasize format  
<embed> Define a embedding external application using a relative plug-in NEW
<eventsource> Defines a source of event generates to remote server NEW/ REMOVE
<fieldset> Defines a grouping of related form elements  
<figcaption> Represents a caption text corresponding with a figure element NEW
<figure> Represents self-contained content corresponding with a <figcaption> element NEW
<font> Defines a font size, font face and font color for its text REMOVE
<footer> Defines a footer section containing details about the author, copyright, contact us, sitemap, or links to related documents. NEW
<form> Defines a form section that having interactive input controls to submit form information to a server.  
<frame> Defines frame window. REMOVE
<frameset> Used to holds one or more <frame> elements. REMOVE
<h1> to <h6> Defines a Headings level from 1 to 6 different sizes.  
<head> Defines header section of HTML document.  
<header> Defines as a container that hold introductory content or navigation links. NEW
<hgroup> Defines the heading of a section that hold the h1 to h6 tags. NEW/ REMOVE
<hr /> Represent a thematic break between paragraph-level tags. It is typically draw horizontal line.  
<html> Define a document is a HTML markup language  
<i> Defines a italic format text  
<iframe> Defines a inline frame that embedded external content into current web document.  
<img> Used to insert image into a web document.  
<input> Define a get information in selected input  
<ins> Used to indicate text that is inserted into a page and indicates changes to a document.  
<isindex> Used to create a single line search prompt for querying the contents of the document. REMOVE
<kbd> Used to identify text that are represents keyboard input.  
<keygen> Used to generate signed certificate, which is used to authenticate to services. NEW/ REMOVE
<label> Used to caption a text label with a form <input> element.  
<legend> Used to add a caption (title) to a group of related form elements that are grouped together into the <fieldset> tag.  
<li> Define a list item either ordered list or unordered list.  
<link> Used to load an external stylesheets into HTML document.  
<map> Defines an clickable image map.  
<mark> Used to highlighted (marked) specific text. NEW
<menu> Used to display a unordered list of items/menu of commands.  
<meta> Used to provide structured metadata about a web page.  
<meter> Used to measure data within a given range. NEW
<nav> Used to defines group of navigation links. NEW
<noframes> Used to provide a fallback content to the browser that does not support the <frame> element. REMOVE
<noscript> Used to provide an fall-back content to the browser that does not support the JavaScript.  
<object> Used to embedded objects such as images, audio, videos, Java applets, and Flash animations.  
<ol> Defines an ordered list of items.  
<optgroup> Used to create a grouping of options, the related options are grouped under specific headings.  
<option> Represents option items within a <select>, <optgroup> or <datalist> element.  
<output> Used for representing the result of a calculation. NEW
<p> Used to represents a paragraph text.  
<param> Provides parameters for embedded object element.  
<pre> Used to represents preformatted text.  
<progress> Represents the progress of a task. NEW
<q> Represents the short quotation.  
<rp> Used to provide parentheses around fall-back content to the browser that does not support the ruby annotations. NEW
<rt> Specifies the ruby text of ruby annotation. NEW
<ruby> Used to represents a ruby annotation. NEW
<s> Text display in strikethrough style.  
<samp> Represents text that should be interpreted as sample output from a computer program.  
<script> Defines client-side JavaScript.  
<section> Used to divide a document into number of different generic section. NEW
<select> Used to create a drop-down list.  
<small> Used to makes the text one size smaller.  
<source> Used to specifies multiple media resources. NEW
<span> Used to grouping and applying styles to inline elements.  
<strike> Represents strikethrough text. REMOVE
<strong> Represents strong emphasis greater important text.  
<style> Used to add CSS style to an HTML document.  
<sub> Represents inline subscript text.  
<sup> Represents inline superscript text.  
<table> Used to defines a table in an HTML document.  
<tbody> Used for grouping table rows.  
<td> Used for creates standard data cell in HTML table.  
<textarea> Create multi-line text input.  
<tfoot> Used to adding a footer to a table that containing summary of the table data.  
<th> Used for creates header of a group of cell in HTML table.  
<thead> Used to adding a header to a table that containing header information of the table.  
<time> Represents the date and/or time in an HTML document. NEW
<title> Represents title to an HTML document.  
<tr> Defines a row of cells in a table.  
<track> Represents text tracks for both the <audio> and <video> tags. NEW
<tt> Represents teletype text. REMOVE
<u> Represents underlined text.  
<ul> Defines an unordered list of items.  
<var> Represents a variable in a computer program or mathematical equation.  
<video> Used to embed video content. NEW
<wbr> Defines a word break opportunity in a long string of text. NEW