HTML span tag
<span> tag does not have special meaning but it represents its content or child elements. It is an inline element. It can style a piece of text and make annotations.
<p>That text was <span class="span">designed</span> in a stylish way.</p></>
That text was designed in a stylish way.
Tag UsesSpecific uses of <span> tag
To make annotations in a paragraph of text.
span tag supports the title attribute. Title attribute can be applied on a piece of text.
<p>The title can be written for the text. <span title="cascading stylesheet">CSS</span> is the abbreviatio of cascading stylesheet.</p>Try</>
If a small piece of text is of different language in English language then span can be used to specify the type of language.For example,
<p>The title can be written for the text. <span lang="ar">سی ایس ایس</span> is the abbreviatio of cascading stylesheet.</p>Try</>
class attribute is also applicable on the span element. It can annotate a piece of text.
style attribute applies CSS properties to style the content of span elements.
<p>style attribute applies inline CSS properties to <span style="background-color:red; color:white; border:1px; padding:4px;">make annotations</span>.</p>Try</>
Both starting and ending tags are necessary for the span element.
Some of the global attributes are given below. Span tag is useful when used with global attributes.
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