Oct 29, 2018

HTML Element Reference

HTML5 - Tags Reference

TagDescription
<!--...-->Specifies a comment
<!DOCTYPE>Specifies the document type
<a>Specifies an anchor
<abbr>Specifies an abbreviation
<acronym>Deprecated:Specifies an acronym
<address>Specifies an address element
<applet>Deprecated: Specifies an applet
<area>Specifies an area inside an image map
<article>New Tag: Specifies an independent piece of content of a document, such as a blog entry or newspaper article
<aside>New Tag:Specifies a piece of content that is only slightly related to the rest of the page.
<audio>New Tag:Specifies an audio file.
<base>Specifies a base URL for all the links in a page
<basefont>Deprecated: Specifies a base font
<bdo>Specifies the direction of text display
<bgsound>Specifies the background music
<blink>Specifies a text which blinks
<blockquote>Specifies a long quotation
<body>Specifies the body element
<br>Inserts a single line break
<button>Specifies a push button
<canvas>New Tag:This is used for rendering dynamic bitmap graphics on the fly, such as graphs or games.
<caption>Specifies a table caption
<center>Deprecated: Specifies centered text
<col>Specifies attributes for table columns 
<colgroup>Specifies groups of table columns
<command>New Tag:Specifies a command the user can invoke.
<comment>Puts a comment in the document
<datalist>New Tag:Together with the a new list attribute for input can be used to make comboboxes
<dd>Specifies a definition description
<del>Specifies deleted text
<details>New Tag:Specifies additional information or controls which the user can obtain on demand.
<dir>Deprecated: Specifies a directory list
<div>Specifies a section in a document
<dl>Specifies a definition list
<dt>Specifies a definition term
<embed>New Tag:Defines external interactive content or plugin.
<fieldset>Specifies a fieldset
<figure>New Tag:Specifies a piece of self-contained flow content, typically referenced as a single unit from the main flow of the document.
<b>Specifies bold text
<big>Deprecated:Specifies big text
<i>Specifies italic text
<small>Specifies small text
<tt>Deprecated:Specifies teletype text
<font>Deprecated: Specifies text font, size, and color
<footer>New Tag:Specifies a footer for a section and can contain information about the author, copyright information, et cetera.
<form>Specifies a form 
<frame>Deprecated:Specifies a sub window (a frame)
<frameset>Deprecated:Specifies a set of frames
<head>Specifies information about the document
<header>New Tag:Specifies a group of introductory or navigational aids.
<hgroup>New Tag:Specifies the header of a section.
<h1> to <h6>Specifies header 1 to header 6
<hr>Specifies a horizontal rule
<html>Specifies an html document
<isindex>Deprecated: Specifies a single-line input field
<iframe>Specifies an inline sub window (frame)
<ilayer>Specifies an inline layer
<img>Specifies an image
<input>Specifies an input field
<ins>Specifies inserted text
<keygen>New Tag:Specifies control for key pair generation.
<keygen>Generate key information in a form
<label>Specifies a label for a form control
<layer>Specifies a layer
<legend>Specifies a title in a fieldset
<li>Specifies a list item
<link>Specifies a resource reference
<map>Specifies an image map 
<mark>New Tag:Specifies a run of text in one document marked or highlighted for reference purposes, due to its relevance in another context.
<marquee>Create a scrolling-text marquee
<menu>Deprecated: Specifies a menu list
<meta>Specifies meta information
<meter>New Tag:Specifies a measurement, such as disk usage.
<multicol>Specifies a multicolumn text flow
<nav>New Tag:Specifies a section of the document intended for navigation.
<nobr>No breaks allowed in the enclosed text
<noembed>Specifies content to be presented by browsers that do not support the <embed>tag
<noframes>Deprecated:Specifies a noframe section
<noscript>Specifies a noscript section
<object>Specifies an embedded object
<ol>Specifies an ordered list
<optgroup>Specifies an option group
<option>Specifies an option in a drop-down list
<output>New Tag:Specifies some type of output, such as from a calculation done through scripting.
<p>Specifies a paragraph
<param>Specifies a parameter for an object
<cite>Specifies a citation
<code>Specifies computer code text
<dfn>Specifies a definition term
<em>Specifies emphasized text 
<kbd>Specifies keyboard text
<samp>Specifies sample computer code
<strong>Specifies strong text
<var>Specifies a variable
<plaintext>Deprecated: Render the raminder of the document as preformatted plain text
<pre>Specifies preformatted text
<progress>New Tag:Specifies a completion of a task, such as downloading or when performing a series of expensive operations.
<q>Specifies a short quotation
<ruby>New Tag:Together with <rt> and <rp> allow for marking up ruby annotations.
<script>Specifies a script
<section>New Tag:Represents a generic document or application section.
<select>Specifies a selectable list
<spacer>Specifies a white space
<span>Specifies a section in a document
<s>Deprecated: Specifies strikethrough text
<strike>Deprecated: Specifies strikethrough text
<style>Specifies a style definition
<sub>Specifies subscripted text
<sup>Specifies superscripted text
<table>Specifies a table
<tbody>Specifies a table body
<td>Specifies a table cell
<textarea>Specifies a text area
<tfoot>Specifies a table footer
<th>Specifies a table header
<thead>Specifies a table header
<time>New Tag:Specifies a date and/or time.
<title>Specifies the document title
<tr>Specifies a table row
<u>Deprecated: Specifies underlined text
<ul>Specifies an unordered list
<video>New Tag:Specifies a video file.
<wbr>New Tag:Specifies a line break opportunity.
<wbr>Indicate a potential word break point within a <nobr> section
<xmp>Deprecated: Specifies preformatted text
See also:

https://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Web/HTML/Element