HTML <del> Tag: The HTML<del> tag specifies the deleted content from a document. This HTML del tag supports both the global and the event attributes. Delete tag is markup updates and modifications in a document. The deleted text is rendered as strikethrough text by the web browsers although this property can be changed using CSS text-decoration property.
HTML <del> Tag
The HTML del tag requires a starting and ending tag.
Syntax: <del> Text </del>
The <del> tag contains two attributes which are listed below:
- cite: It is used to specify the URL of the document or message which denotes the reason for deleting the text.
- datetime: It is used to specify the date and time of the deleted text.
The HTML<del> tag is supported by chrome, firefox, opera, safari and internet explorer.
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> p>My favorite programming language is <del>C</del> <ins>Python</ins>!</p> </body> </html>
My favorite language is
Attributes that are supported by the <del> tag
|cite||URL||Describes a URL to a document that explains the reason why the text was deleted|
|datetime||YYYY-MM-DDthh:mm:ssTZD||Describes the date and time of when the text was deleted|